Dato’ Tracy Ong
The founder of Elegance Club is fondly known for her handson approach and decades of experience, running plus expanding her fine jewellery brand. She is a strong supporter of budding talents and can often be spotted in the company of VIPs and royalty, some of whom are her clients as well.
Shahrizat Rashid & Lee’s head of corporate department is adept in the legal practice of mergers and acquisitions plus corporate finance. Like his wife Lim Wei-Ling, Yohan enjoys art and art fairs. To keep himself fit, he observes a rigorous exercise regime which reflects his methodical nature.
This spirited young woman is the group CEO of KIP Group, with interests in property and retail development plus the hospitality industry—having launched their very own KIP Hotels in recent years. A connoisseur of fine wine, Valerie makes it a point to visit vineyards overseas and also runs the Point Restaurant & Bar.
Datuk Ramli Ibrahim
A figurehead of the Malaysian arts scene, Datuk Ramli is the artistic director of Sutra Dance Theatre and chairman of Sutra Foundation. The celebrated dancer has collaborated with global artists and invested in a young dancers’ outreach programme. He is also a recipient of India’s Padma Shri award.
Datuk Dr Ravi Ponniah
Besides his profession as a doctor, the chairman of Naam Group is credited for creating the ultimate R&R tourist destination, Paradise 101, in Langkawi. Benevolent and caring, the family man’s foremost passion lies in building businesses, supporting charitable causes and gaining spiritual wisdom.
Dato’ Sri Jeffrey Raymond
Although Dato’ Sri Jeffrey of OEM Autoseats Malaysia has stepped back as CEO, he continues in his capacity as executive chairman and managing director. Under his stewardship, the business has recorded a steady expansion this year, although his pride and joy lies in family life, especially with his grandchild, Skylar.
Famously known as the better half of entrepreneur Bryan Loo, Sally is the financial controller of Loob Holdings and its thriving F&B businesses. The sporting fashionista, who is poised to welcome a third child this year, delights in her role, and is often seen accompanying her husband or travelling with her girlfriends.
Datin Sri Joyce Raymond
The matriarch of the Raymond family is an adored mother figure to their three children as well as three grandchildren. She and Dato’ Sri Jeffrey have been honoured with a Malaysia Tatler Couple of The Year award—a title earned from years of exemplifying the definition of the glue that holds the family together.
“Try not to become a man of success, but rather try to become a man of value.” —Albert Einstein
Datuk Raziah Mahmud-Geneid
With successful investments in real estate and developments spanning Kazakhstan and Japan, Datuk Raziah counts her seven children and nine grandchildren as her pride and joy. The ‘empress’ of the family, she is as strict as she is loving in her parenting style.
Dato’ Sri Rozita Ramelan
Dato’ Sri Rozita juggles multiple roles as founder and CEO of Kabinet Prive, as well as assists her husband with AB Yachts. The power-mum was recently blessed with a daughter, Maya, a presence which adds an undeniable spark to her day-to-day routine revolving around A-list clientele.
Tan Sri Razman Hashim
The deputy executive chairman of Sunway Group is a veteran force in the corporate sector, specialising in finance and banking. He is an active board member at several public listed companies like the Jeffrey Cheah Foundation, among others. He also enjoys singing, and performs for charitable causes.
Ruthlene Abu Sahid
The director of ASM Properties and Maju Holdings calls Kuwait home, with her husband Amro Al-Khadra and their daughter, Sumsum. As the daughter of tycoon Tan Sri Abu Sahid, she is blessed with an inherent flair for investing in business. Ruthlene lists food, fashion and travel as her mainstays in life.
Tom is the general manager of the newly minted Four Seasons Hotel and Residences Kuala Lumpur, and has called Malaysia home for over a year. He and his wife Sara are an effervescent pair in the hospitality scene, and have amassed 13 years’ experience living and working in private exotic islands.
Datin Wira Sabrena Dani
Fitness enthusiast, devoted mother, and style maven—you name it, Datin Wira Sabrena embodies it. The adrenaline junkie participated in the Powerman Asia Duathon Championships last year and completed her 10k run in record time. Her fitness routines include crossfit, spinning, yoga and running.
Che Engku Puan Sri Rozeeta
The chairman of Bintang Melewar is also a proud mum of twins, Tunku Intan and Tunku Muhammad, both of whom have a flair for the academics. A major life lesson this gifted hostess and fashionable lady abides by is to never take anyone or anything for granted.
Datin Meera Sen
Charming, with a wardrobe to die for, you can count on the executive director of Kimgres Marketing to be a frequent face at social functions. Datin Meera puts family as her priority in life, but also finds time to indulge in her interests which varies from food and ballet to newage feng shui, art and design.