Information about the EntrepreneurDato’ Munirah Looi’s life mission is “making an impact” on others. She’s a wife, daughter, daughter-in-law, explorer, educator/mentor, coffee lover and women agenda advocate. She holds an MBAHRM from UK. She is a member of International Who’s Who of Professionals and Life Member of International Business Leaders. She has held many key leadership and management roles prior to setting up Brandt and worked extensively throughout Asia and US.
She’s an experienced Customer Experience & Digital Strategist, Human Performance and Change Management practitioner. She has coached and mentored many individuals from new joiners, management associates, all the way to high potential talents and C-Suite individuals.
Other Interesting Facts about the EntrepreneurDato’ Munirah Looi is a strong advocate of her 5Ps of personal success and has shared her success stories at various events and platforms. Currently, she’s also writing a book to share her life success. She attributed her success by doing what she loves and is passionate about. It is through this passion, her purpose and reasons for her personal life journey becomes meaningful. She understands that life is not without challenges, and she adopts positivity and perseverance in dealing with life challenges.
She exhibits calmness, steadfastness and strength in times of adversity and it is these traits that allowed her to navigate the organisation in times of adversities, not once but 3 times in the course of her entrepreneurship journey. She exercises patience and believes all things will come our way when the time is right. She is a resilient leader, a person who sees failures as temporary setbacks. She will maintain a positive attitude and a strong sense of opportunity during periods of turbulence and finds ways to move forward and avoid getting stuck.
She always pursues others to follow their passion and not be afraid to fail. In order to stay on top of the game, one needs to believe in themselves, take on their challenges and conquers one’s fear. Never let anyone bring you down. You got to keep going and more importantly enjoy the journey along the way.
Making an Impact on others.
Company Achievements and
Under her leadership and entrepreneurship for the past 16 years,
the company Brandt International, which she founded in 2004, has
grown and now employs more than 1000 workforce in Malaysia
with a low attrition of less than 10%. Currently Brandt is present in
Singapore, Jakarta and Manila.
Role of the Entrepreneur
For 11 years between 2009 to 2020, Brandt International has achieved a Compound Annual Growth Rate of 29% with three delivery centres in Malaysia. Brandt also services clients in Singapore, Hong Kong, China and Australia. Brandt’s clients include high-growth internet companies and multinational companies (MNCs). In 2020, Dato’ Munirah and her team navigated the COVID-19 pandemic and achieved a 35% year-over-year (YOY) revenue growth with the highest recorded revenue of US$11 million. She successfully raised RM2 million from Equity Crowdfunding Malaysia (ECF) at a pre-money equity value of RM45 million early this year. In 2021, she secured strategic partnerships in Cambodia, Vietnam and US as part of new markets expansion plans.