Session 1: The Future of Leadership in Post Pandemic Malaysia

Yang Amat Mulia Tunku Zain Al-‘Abidin ibni Tuanku Muhriz is the Founding President of the Institute of Democracy and Economic Affairs (IDEAS). He is also the ProChancellor of UCSI University and a Trustee of Yayasan Chow Kit along with Yayasan Munarah, among others.

After having worked in a number of think tanks, the Houses of Parliament, including a stint at the World Bank as a Public Sector Consultant, YAM Tunku returned to Kuala Lumpur and initiated several pertinent and impactful initiatives, some of which were done together with the United Nations.

With a heart to drive the Malaysian education system to greater heights, he has orchestrated many programs related to education and the development of the young minds other than speaking at various forums to address pressing issues in the academic sphere.

YAM Tunku hopes to inspire young minds to continuously outperform themselves and to truly understand public governance and policies to drive growth and ultimately place the country in the same pedestal as other developed nations.