About Us

Launched in 2017, Sunway iLabs aims to foster entrepreneurship and stimulate market-driven innovations, to help entrepreneurs become more competitive in this rapidly changing environment.

We are a unique, non-profit, smart partnership between a large conglomerate, a Venture Capital unit, and a University (Sunway Group, Sunway Ventures/ SunSea Capital and Sunway University).

A Malaysia Digital Hub, and Premier Digital Tech University,  we are well connected with the wider startup ecosystem in Malaysia and abroad through collaborations and strategic partnerships, to enable entrepreneurs to scale their business faster.

About Us

Launched in 2017, Sunway iLabs aims to foster entrepreneurship and stimulate market-driven innovations, to help entrepreneurs become more competitive in this rapidly changing environment.

We are a unique, non-profit, smart partnership between a large conglomerate, a Venture Capital unit, and a University (Sunway Group, Sunway Ventures/ SunSea Capital and Sunway University).

It is well connected with the wider start-up ecosystem in Malaysia and abroad through collaborations and strategic partnerships, to enable entrepreneurs to scale their business faster.

A SMART PARTNERSHIP BETWEEN

A SMART PARTNERSHIP BETWEEN

Meet the Team

Our team consists of driven people that are passionate about innovation and entrepreneurship. 

Together with our network of mentors and industry experts, we are able to help entrepreneurs at different stages of development; from pre-seed to growth to exit. We are also tightly linked to advisors from Sunway University and work with experts from other top global universities. 

Matthijs van Leeuwen

Chief Innovation Officer, Sunway Group
Director, Sunway iLabs

"A Malaysianized Dutchman who loves
a good nasi lemak, the innovative way. "

Eleanor Choong

Venture Builder

" Want to see plants, people and passions grow "

Karen Lau

Head, iLabs Foundry

" Actively driving works that challenge boundaries and lives with a coffee machine "

Dr. Beh Ching Yew

Manager, iLabs Foundry

" P.ossibly H.ard to D.escribe "

Mirosha Somasundram

Operations Executive

" I have 10 notebooks with 15 labels for 5 different things"

Yap Joong Sern

Makerspace Assistant, iLabs Foundry

" Proud to be the youngest in the team 😎 "

Thila Vijayan

Senior Executive, iLabs Foundry

" Professor Dumbledore of Makerspace. "

Koo Tse Chien

FutureX Community Manager

"A nature lover and inspired by connections with people and ideas."

Jeff Sandhu

Head, FutureX Talent

"Hitchhiking my way to the Galaxy"

Meet the Team

Our team consists of driven people that are passionate about innovation and entrepreneurship. 

Together with our network of mentors and industry experts, we are able to help entrepreneurs at different stages of development; from pre-seed to growth to exit. We are also tightly linked to advisors from Sunway University and work with experts from other top global universities. 

Matthijs van Leeuwen

Chief Innovation Officer, Sunway Group
Director, Sunway iLabs

"A Malaysianized Dutchman who loves
a good nasi lemak, the innovative way. "

Eleanor Choong

Venture Builder

" Want to see plants, people and passions grow "

Karen Lau

Head, iLabs Foundry

" Actively driving works that challenge boundaries and lives with a coffee machine "

Dr. Beh Ching Yew

Manager - iLabs Foundry

" P.ossibly H.ard to D.escribe "

Mirosha Somasundram

Operations Executive

" I have 10 notebooks with 15 labels for 5 different things"

Yap Joong Sern

Makerspace Assistant, iLabs Foundry

" Proud to be the youngest in the team 😎 "

Thila Vijayan

Senior Executive, iLabs Foundry

" Professor Dumbledore of Makerspace. "

Koo Tse Chien

FutureX Community Manager

"A nature lover and inspired by
connections with people and ideas."

Jeff Sandhu

Head, FutureX Talent

" Hitchhiking my way to the Galaxy "

Opportunities To Join Us

Digital Production

Business Development

Research & Development

If these (full time or internship) roles interest you, please send your resume to ‘ilabs.community@sunway.edu.my’
and we will be in touch to have a conversation.

Opportunities To Join Us

Digital Production

Business Development

Research & Development

If these (full time or internship) roles interest you, please send your resume to ‘ilabs.community@sunway.edu.my’
and we will be in touch to have a conversation.

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