Board of Directors
Dr. Hanafiah Yussof
Dr. Hanafiah Yussof is the Founder, Board of Director and Group Chief Executive Officer of Robopreneur Sdn Bhd. With more than 18 years experience in robotics research and development, Dr. Hanafiah is not only an academician, researcher, innovator, game changer and well describe as a symbol of an emerging role that is the key to achieving corporate-wide adoption of robotics technology in business.
Dr. Hanafiah holds a Ph.D. in Information Science from Nagoya University Japan specializing in a humanoid robot. Dr. Hanafiah also holds a prominent position in the robotics community such as Chairman of IEEE Robotics and Automation (RAS) Malaysia Chapter, Visiting Professors in some international universities and well known among robotics scientists and researchers.
With the aim to develop commercial robots that empower humanity, Dr. Hanafiah believes that Robopreneur will play an important role in the robotics industry and become a world-class robotics company.
Tel: +603-2726 2475 (Ext. 4082)
Faisal Hamdi Othman
Mr. Faisal Hamdi is a Co-Founder, Board of Director and Group Chief Financial Officer of Robopreneur Sdn Bhd. He holds a Bachelor Degree in Economics, majoring in Accounting Finance from the University of Okayama Japan. His more than 20 years accumulated experience in the strategic planning, financial management, business restructuring, and transformation has led him to several senior positions within the industries, namely Banking, Trading, Automotive and Oil and Gas sector.
Prior to joining Roboprenuer, Mr. Faisal Hamdi had held a various position in Malaysia Marine and Heavy Engineering (MHB) a subsidiary of Malaysia International Shipping Corporation (MISC), where his responsibilities include planning and budgeting, market intelligence, investment evaluation, mergers & acquisition for the company. In addition to his roles within the MHB group, Faisal Hamdi was involved in the Malaysia Deepwater Capability Development and Kiyanly Yard (Turkmenistan) Development Blueprint by PETRONAS.
With his strong background in finance, project management, and corporate governance, Mr. Faisal holds an important role in Robopreneur's finance and corporate management.
Tel: +603-2726 2475 (Ext. 4081)
Background of Company
Robopreneur Sdn Bhd is a fast-growing service robotics company based in Malaysia, providing technology solutions for the 4th Industrial Revolutions (IR4.0). Established in 2015 as a start-up company developing humanoid robot applications for Autism children, Robopreneur is now expanding as a full business and corporate robotics company providing robotics products and solutions for professional applications and domestic/personal use. Based at the newly setup office in Cyberjaya, Robopreneur provides business-to-business (B2B) and business-to-consumer (B2C) solutions for clients from various backgrounds. Our specializations covering Service Robotics solutions, Robot prototyping & development, Software & Artificial Intelligence applications, Additive Manufacturing solutions, and Digital Media services.
Robopreneur features a team of a knowledgeable and strong foundation in robotics technology and innovation, not only limited to applications development but also capabilities in building robots for commercialization purpose. Humanoid Robot ADAM, Education Robot Kit ROOKIE, Interactive robot MIKA and Robotic Wheelchair are among the original products of Robopreneur. As a result of the company’s strong initiative to build commercial robots that empower humanity, Robopreneur has been awarded a national project to undertake the development of first-ever Malaysia’s humanoid robot.
Robopreneur has set up a clear goal to become the Top 5 service robotics company in the ASEAN within 5-years time. Robopreneur is also positioning itself as a gateway to global robotics business especially in Middle-East and OIC countries. With leading global partners like Softbank Robotics, Kinova Robotics, MJI, etc., Robopreneur is creating values in the business ecosystem and opening various business opportunities for local talents, industries, investors and experts to be a part of Robopreneur's robotics business.
Inspired by global CAGR statistic of USD 80 Billion market size in service robotics industry towards year 2020, Robopreneur is focusing on 3 core areas, which are education, healthcare and services. In order to realize this mission, Robopreneur is putting efforts in AI solutions to solve problems in industry and to be use in robotics applications. This intelligent robotic solution will speed up machine learning process and solve many problems in software applications. It will open new paths for more commercial service robots to take part in daily life and business operations.
To Provide Total Innovative Solutions in Service Robotics that Empower Human Capabilities and Impact the Economy
To create the most compelling and profitable robotics company that empowers the capabilities of service robots for use in human's environment, and to become the market leader of service robotics business in Malaysia and ASEAN region