NAZARUDDIN OTHMAN, 2016
Founder, Mosafer C and OHA
Our founder, Nazaruddin Othman has more than 20 years working experience as an entrepreneur. He has been involved in conceptualizing, developing and managing Islamic-based projects locally and internationally in the hospitality, tourism, telecommunications, education and non-profit sectors.
Naza’s first entrepreneurial venture was in hospitality and tourism when he became one of the first to offer a bed & breakfast in Kuala Lumpur in his 20s. He has successfully created and managed seven award winning hospitality properties. He is now set to develop wonderful halal products and services for the benefit of Muslims the world over with Mosafer C.
Founder of Mosafer C and OHA by OhalalOtel Hospitality, the chain of Halal Premium Boutique Hotels and Halal Food Outlets.
“From my younger days, I learnt to appreciate the existence of Allah SWT and marvelled at His beautiful creation while I was traveling from one continent to another. I love meeting people from different background, religion and culture.”
“Traveling is my lifestyle, building relationship with people is my passion. Devotion towards Allah is my reason, and Mosafer C and OHA will be my da’wah and contribution for the Ummah and the nation”.
Brand Strategies Advisor
Shukri has been a part of the success of some of the global Malaysia’s most respected brands including Malaysia Airlines, Tourism Malaysia, Maxis, Sepang F1 Circuit, Sime Darby Property, Coca-Cola, Levi’s, Nokia, Citibank, HP, Cadbury, F&N, Nestle, Unilever, Gillette, Honda and Opel.
Shukri received the prestigious McCann-Erickson Worldwide Chairman Circle Award New York – Top 50 Executives Worldwide 1998 & the Harrison K McCann Leadership award in 2001.
He is currently the CEO for Rifaie Chua Sethi and was the CEO of Publicis Group Malaysia and CEO of Bates Malaysia.
Brand Creative Advisor
Asri’s experience spans more than 30 years of design practice across the core disciplines of branding and design, from naming and identity, brand communications, packaging, interface design, exhibition, event consultancy, creative content and activation.
Among the many brands he has helped to develop are Malaysia Airlines, Putrajaya Holdings, Telekom Malaysia, Celcom, ASTRO, DIGI, TDC, Petronas, HSBC, EON, KL Sentral, Dutch Lady, 100 Plus, Levi’s, Nokia, Sheraton Hotels, KFC, Pizza Hut and Mamee Double Decker.
He is currently with Rifaie Chua Sethi.
Director, Mosafer C Indonesia
CEO, Pt TVET Berjaya Indonesia
Bassey is passionate about lifelong learning and training. She is an advocate in cross-border (borderless) education, international marketing and business development. She provides qualification training to teachers, instructors, students and professionals in Asia and Australia since 2008.
Bassey graduated from Malaysia Multimedia University with a Master in Information Technology. She has vast cross culture and diversified working experience in international marketing, offshore training, management, business expansion and development. She currently lives in Queensland, Australia.