Dr Azizan Osman
Datuk Wira Dr Azizan Osman: A Visionary Entrepreneur, Transformative Mentor, and Philanthropic Leader
Datuk Wira Dr Azizan Osman is a distinguished Professor of Practice at Asia e University (Malaysia) and a renowned Business Growth Mentor. A true embodiment of lifelong learning, he holds a Ph.D. in Business Management from Asia e University with the thesis titled: “Effect of Business Coaching on Growth and Performance and the Moderating Role of Competitive Advantage in Small Medium Enterprises in Malaysia” ([http://ur.aeu.edu.my/1064/] and an MSc in Marketing (Salford). He has also attended executive education programs at prestigious institutions like Columbia Business School, Kellogg School of Management, and IMD Business School. Currently, he is pursuing a Global MBA (University of Manchester) and completing a Master in Law in Corporate Governance (University of Cumbria).
A Pioneer in Entrepreneurship and Business Coaching
As the Founder of Richworks International, a leading Business & Management Consulting Firm, Datuk Wira Dr Azizan Osman has empowered countless individuals and businesses to achieve remarkable success. His unwavering commitment to excellence and visionary entrepreneurship have transformed the lives of over 1.7 million people, nurturing the creation of thousands of millionaires and successful entrepreneurs. He currently serves as a Board Member and major shareholder of a Malaysian public-listed company, ManagePay System Berhad (MPay).
A Beacon of Knowledge and Expertise
Datuk Wira Dr Azizan Osman’s expertise extends beyond individual mentorship and coaching. He is a highly sought-after speaker and trainer, sharing his insights and strategies with audiences worldwide. His impact has been recognized through numerous accolades, including the World Class Credential Master Coach designation from the International Coach Guild (ICG) Australia and the Brand Laureate e-Branding Brand Leadership Awards.
A Champion for Social Responsibility
Beyond his entrepreneurial and educational endeavors, Datuk Wira Dr Azizan Osman is a dedicated philanthropist. He has raised awareness and advocated for critical social causes, contributing to charitable efforts in Malaysia, the Middle East, and Asia.
A Legacy of Transformation and Inspiration
Datuk Wira Dr Azizan Osman is a true hero to many, embodying the spirit of transformation and the relentless pursuit of a better world. His journey is an inspiration to aspiring entrepreneurs and individuals seeking to make a positive impact on society. He is a shining example of what can be achieved through dedication, perseverance, and a deep commitment to excellence.
- Chartered Management Accountant (CIMA, UK)
- Chartered Accountant of Malaysia (Malaysian Institute of Accountant) – CA (M)
- Affiliate Member of the Malaysian Institute of Certified Accountants (MAICSA)
- Recognized as a “World Class Credential Master Coach” by the International Coach Guild (ICG) Australia
- Recipient of the Brand Laureate e-Branding Brand Leadership Awards
- Named “Successful Malaysian of 2022” by Britishpedia
- During the commemoration of the 71st birthday of Tun Seri Setia Dr Mohd Ali Bin Mohd Rustam in October 2020, the state ruler, Yang-di Pertua Negeri of Melaka presented Dr Azizan the state award “Datuk Wira”, the Darjah Cemerlang Seri Melaka (D.C.S.M) for his meritorious deeds in building the nation.
A devoted family man, Datuk Wira Dr Azizan Osman is a proud father of seven children and a caring spouse. He is also a dedicated son, always cherishing his roots and honoring his family’s legacy.
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