Anwar was raised in Penang, Malaysia, before moving abroad to live in a number of countries. He attended university in England and completed his MBA at IMD, Switzerland.
He works closely with Entrepreneurs and CEO’s as an active Board member and Coach. Anwar serves on the Advisory Panel of the Innovation & Entrepreneurship Centre of the Asia Business School in collaboration with MIT Sloan and a Mentor at the Malaysian Global Innovation & Creativity Centre (MaGIC).
Anwar graduated with a B.Sc. (Hons) Naval Architecture from the University of Newcastle-Upon-Tyne (United Kingdom, 1979) and an MBA from IMD, Lausanne (Switzerland, 1988).
He has over 30 years of business and management experience covering several different industries.