About The Speaker

About The Speaker [Dr. Sekar Jaganathan]


Dr. Sekar Jaganathan
Director, Digital Strategy, Kenanga Investment Bank Berhad



Dr. Sekar Jaganathan has over 30 years of experience in managing business operations, personnel and information technology.

He is now the Director of Digital Strategy for Kenanga Investment Bank Bhd, one of Malaysia’s leading independent investment banks. He is also the Technical Advisor of Rakuten Trade, Malaysia’s first and only fully virtual stockbroking firm.

Dr. Sekar was part of the team that developed the National Artificial Intelligence Framework for the Malaysian government.

Dr Sekar is the author of 2 books, “AI in the age of IR4.0: A Primer” (a layman’s guide to understand AI) and “Making Miracles for the Self” (a self-help book).

He is currently pursuing his second doctorate, PhD in Management, researching on the “Role of Emotional Intelligence in Digital Business”.

Dr. Sekar is in demand as a speaker and panellist in many events within Malaysia and across the globe.

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