What is MyCreative?

MyCreative is a government investment arm that aims to spur Malaysia’s creative industry via strategic and innovative funding and investments.


MYCREATIVE VENTURES Sdn. Bhd. is a Government investment arm launched in September 2012 to spur Malaysia's creative industry via strategic and innovative funding through debt or equity investments in Malaysian creative companies. RM200 million was allocated from the 2012 Malaysian Budget to help boost the creative industry's significance to the Malaysian economy.

Our mission

MyCreative will invest via grants, equities or loans from allocated funds in viable Malaysian creative businesses and is expected to achieve the following effects:

Job creation

Boost the attractiveness of Malaysia’s creative industry.

Increase GDP

Increase gross income from creative industry to significantly contribute towards the country’s Gross Domestic Product.

Elevate industry

Elevate the status of Malaysia’s creative industry via public awareness and social impact.

Board of Directors

  • YB. Dato’ Muhammad Bakhtiar Bin Wan Chik
    Non Executive Chairman

  • MA.Sivanesan A/L Marimuthu@Muthiah
    Non Independent, Non Executive Director

  • Amir Fareed Bin Abd Rahim
    Independent, Non Executive Director

  • Dr. Emelia Fantoza Binti Saraih
    Non Independent, Non Executive Director

  • Badurunhisam bin Mohd Nor
    Non Independent, Non Executive Director

Management Team

  • Zainariah Johari
    Group Chief Executive Officer

  • Amylia Azlan
    Senior Vice President, Private Debt

  • Nasir Juri
    Financial Controller

  • Zainol Haqim Rashid
    Vice President, Industry Development

  • Sabrina Rosli
    Vice President, Corporate Planning

  • Nadia Muadzam
    Vice President, Human Resources

  • Roz Ghafar
    Vice President, Funding Services

  • Syed Akmal Kurniawan
    Assistant Vice President, Governance & Risk Management

  • Fauziahany
    Company Secretary

  • Azrin Razman
    Assistant Vice President, Legal

  • Suman A/L Sivasupramaniam
    Manager, Private Equity, Funding Services

  • Mohammad Shahriza Shamshiri
    BASKL Editor, Industry Development

How does it work?

Learn about the types of funds available and what is required of your business.

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