Who We Are


To be the preferred strategic business growth partner for sustainable and responsible wealth creation.

Established since 2012, VentureEDGE grew from a home-grown coaching enterprise into an established organisation featuring a unique business consulting method that accelerates business growth. VentureEDGE expertise encompasses business leadership, strategic innovation, marketing, sales, branding, talent management and management system. All these we bundled into our core system called V2CODE with which we customise solutions that meet our clients needs..

VentureEDGE Asia has been providing its service across various sectors such as manufacturing, services, commercial, retail, government and education industry in the country.

We work with talents from all around Malaysia who are subject matter experts such as Brand Experts, Leadership Advocates, Talent Experts, Legal Advisory and other support services that compliments our services to clients.

VentureEDGE Asia is innovative in its solutions and we relentlessly endeavors to exceed client expectations.


National and Global wealth generation through the creation of sustainable businesses.

The VentureEDGE team

With specific specialities and knowledge, VentureEDGE Asia brings you a well rounded, experienced and capable professionals from different backgrounds to attend to your business needs.

The Core Team

Coach Ziyad Maricar

Chief Coaching Officer & Founder

With more than 8 years of coaching experience, Coach Ziyad Maricar is a certified Business Coach, Performance Coach and Mentor, Certified Trainer, Pre-Counsellor and founder of VentureEDGE. He has been an active Business Coach since 2008 when he was the youngest ActionCOACH in Malaysia at the age of 25. In 2012, he started VentureEDGE and the business has been thriving since.

In his many years of coaching experience, he developed a Turn-Key Business solution to help coach his clients effectively and efficiently. The business solution is called V2 CODE. Using this CODE, Coach Ziyad Maricar has successfully coached a number of start-ups, Medium to Large SMEs in Malaysia to achieve their ultimate goal – to accelerate their business growth.

He graduated from the University of Multimedia (MMU), Cyberjaya in Masters in Business Administration (MBA) and University of Hertfordshire, UK in B.Sc. (Hons) Computer Science.

Frances Aw

Chief Operations Officer

Frances is in her 5th year as a business person. Graduated under the Chartered Institute of Marketing (CIM UK), she has 15 years of sales and marketing field experience. Before embarking on her own, her last corporate position was a director of sales in a Malaysian based IT software firm.

In 2002, Frances started a consulting business focusing on training, workshops and public events. “Smell Your Best At Work'' is one of the Perfume Workshops she crafted for companies with customer facing employees. Frances is skilled in communication and leadership by being active in Toastmaster. She held various leadership positions, is a club mentor and won many awards. She is also a president of her business networking group and active in the leadership team.

Frances is now a business coach as she believes she can be a better business leader by helping other business leaders achieve their business goals. She decided that business coaching will allow her to uphold her philosophy of life long learning, achieve her own set of goals and contribute to the growth of others.

Azlina Anual

Legal Advisor

Azlina Binti Annual holds an LL.B (Hons) from University of Malaya and Diploma Lanjutan Syariah dan Amalan from UiTM, an Advocate and Solicitor of the High Courts of Malaya and was admitted to the Malaysian Bar on 28th February 1998.

Her experience as a qualified civil and commercial lawyer extends to areas in advising clients on prospects of settlement, company affairs and disputes and has represented various corporate and individuals clients in various pre-trial strategy, risk evaluation, interlocutory hearings and full trials in numerous areas of laws.

She has also represented her corporate clients in dealing with commercial agreements involving international parties such as United Kingdom, France, Vietnam, China, Singapore and Indonesia.

Now with VentureEDGE Asia, she is determined to assist clients to achieve significant difference to the size and performance of client’s business and to achieve the desired outcome without losing sight of the business fundamental.

Board of Advisory

Wan Adli

Wan Adli Wan Hassan

Coach's Mom

Ayesha Natchiar binti Dato' Ally Maricar

Ahmad Shuhiamy

Hj. Ahamad Shuhiamy Mohamed Hashim


Dato' Mohd Effendi Abdullah

Wan Norma

Hajjah Wan Norma Wan Daud


Othman Zailani bin Hj. Hanafiah

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