Co-founder, 100% Project
Andrew Yong is the co-founder of 100% Project, a Malaysian online crowdfunding website that helps teachers fund their classroom projects. Applying his background in technology entrepreneurship, Andrew has built a platform that has raised more than RM1,000,000 for classrooms throughout Malaysia. He passionately believes that nation building begins in our classrooms and empowering teachers to provide the best learning experience for their kids.
Andrew is an inventor at heart - ever since graduating with law and economics degrees from the University of New South Wales, he has spent years ever since building products for the enterprise. Andrew has an eclectic range of industry expertise - from consulting to organisations like CIMB, PwC and Reserve Bank of Australia, to being a full-stack programmer himself. Having grown up in Sydney, Andrew recently came back to Malaysia looking for adventure and ways to contribute to the country of his birth.