Our Team for Malaysia
Meet Jasur, our National Lead for Malaysia!
What is your background?
Jasur Hasanov is an Impact Entrepreneur, Marketer and trained Startup Coach & Business Advisor. Holds an MBA from Putra Business School (Malaysia) and B.Sc. in Computer Science. He has founded initiatives like Social Innovation Lab and VentureBattle acceleration program to catalyze tech ecosystem and provide the local entrepreneurs of different countries access to the global opportunities.
Why does your organisation want to arrange ClimateLaunchpad in your country?
Greenlab Asia stands for bridging the gap between the aspiring impact entrepreneurs from the extended ASEAN Region and the right resources and inspiration to enable the creation of sustainable tech innovations in cleantech field. Therefore, ClimateLaunchpad is great opportunity for the entrepreneurs whose initiatives are in clean/green tech industry to build partnerships and showcase their products at international level.
Why do you think this competition is so important?
The reason why we have a specific focus on cleantech area is that we have aspiring entrepreneurs and young scientists with great potential whose talent would bring about positive change to one of the world’s most emerging issues, the climate change. This competition is a very important tool that motivates and supports entrepreneurs from all over the world to think about solutions for alarming climate change issues at global scale.
How does your organisation support clean tech start-ups?
We at Greenlab Asia believe innovation is born out of passion and necessity. Therefore, our vision is to discover passionate talents of any kind and enable them to build globally impactful solutions.
A shot during Grand Final of ClimateLaunchpad in 2017 in Limassol, Cyprus.