CHAN Raikk Chan is an Entrepreneur who dons several hats. He is the CEO of Bakewise Academic Sdn Bhd, Co-Founder of Hong Kong based C&C Jewellery and is also the Head of Asia Pacific for the BPP Education Group, UK. He is a frequent traveller and has journeyed to over 40 countries during the course of his work.
It is no mean feat to be able to do so many things at once and the reason why he is able to do so well and become so successful is due to the fact that he is such a dynamic person who always remains immensely focused on the tasks on hand. He is a suave networker who is very adept at building good relationships with everyone around
had the good pleasure of meeting Raikk in
Silicon Valley, the US, when both of us were participants in a start-up programme at Stanford
These traits are no doubt what makes him very
University which was organised by the Malaysian
successful.We spent many good moments together
Global Innovation & Creativity Centre (MaGIC).
during our days at the Stanford programme and his
We were roommates throughout the two weeks’
winning qualities just shines right through. I enjoyed
programme. As luck would have it, we were both
listening to his stories about the jewellery sector,
doing similar things related to education and
UK education industry and also his vocational
are keen advocates who believe in empowering
training business in Malaysia. Despite being 30
the younger generation to be leaders in their
years old, he possesses great maturity and worldly
experience that will keep him in good stead in his professional and business life.
I’m blown away by Raikk’s ability to juggle so many roles and wear so many hats while remaining
It has been a real pleasure knowing Raikk and I
energetic and passionate about his work and
believe my friendship and association with him will
businesses. I just can’t imagine spending 200 days a
continue for years to come. I truly believe that he
year on work travels, and yet being able to ensure
will be an inspiration for all budding Entrepreneurs
business runs smoothly. But Raikk has been doing
and youths in the country.
this nicely for quite a while now! He certainly has many interesting ideas to share and is always on the lookout for the next business opportunity and new big idea to empower youths.
/ Roshan Thiran Founder & CEO Leaderonomics