Dzuleira Abu Bakar


Dzuleira Abu Bakar is the Chief Executive Officer of the Malaysian Global Innovation and Creativity Centre (MaGIC). Prior to this, Dzuleira was the CEO of Cradle Seed Ventures (CSV), a growth stage venture capital fund which is part of Cradle Fund Sdn Bhd, Malaysia’s premier early-stage funding agency and influencer. She is also an appointed Council Member of the National ICT Association of Malaysia (PIKOM).

Dzuleira is no stranger to the entrepreneurship ecosystem both in the country and the region as she brings with her years of experience in the tech ecosystem, nurturing and growing promising tech startups. She has served in various key roles in government agencies, GLCs as well as the private sector with deep grasp in technology and innovation, private equity & venture capital, deal structuring, technology investing, social entrepreneurship and corporate finance applied across multiple industries and prominent corporations such as Usaha Tegas Sdn Bhd, Khazanah Nasional Berhad and Malaysia Venture Management Capital Berhad (MAVCAP). Dzuleira holds a Master Degree in Management from Universiti Malaya (UM) and a Bachelor's Degree in Law from Universiti Teknologi Mara (UiTM).

3.00PM - 3.30PM - Keynote Session 2

Tuesday 26th Jan, 2021

Technology and Innovation Megatrends Shaping Malaysia’s Future by Dzuleira Abu Bakar, CEO of MaGIC

Addressing innovation challenges and megatrends that will affect Malaysia and its citizens.