In 2010, Fadza co-founded FashionValet with his partner, Vivy Yusof, an online fashion and beauty store offering the best Southeast Asian designers with a mission of elevating the local fashion industry.
FashionValet hosts more than 500 curated Malaysian, Indonesian and Singaporean brands and ships to all customers from all over the world. Since 2011, FashionValet has grown its online presence and attracted customers from all over Southeast Asia as well as Australia, UK and the Middle East.
In 2015, FashionValet expanded its physical reach by launching three retail stores – in Bangsar, Kuala Lumpur and Singapore. Today, FashionValet is a multi-million dollar company with 150 employees, with offices and warehouses in Malaysia, Jakarta and Singapore.
As CEO, Fadza leads the company’s strategic planning and business development, and has taken FashionValet through three rounds of funding from Bursa Malaysia-listed MyEG, San Francisco-based VC Elixir Capital and Japan’s largest online fashion portal, Zozotown.
FashionValet has received awards from MATRADE, clinching the ‘Anugerah Peneraju Eksport’ award and has been recognized by MDEC as the top exporter of the #MYCYBERSALE 2016 campaign, and Fadza himself has been recognized as one of the Augustman Men of The Year in 2015.
Passionate about giving back to the entrepreneurial ecosystem, Fadza actively speaks about his experiences in universities and entrepreneurship events. He has also given talks on entrepreneurship and e-commerce at industry events such as the Kuala Lumpur International Trade Fair organized by MATRADE.
Fadza graduated with a Masters in Aeronautical Engineering from Imperial College London. He married his co-founder Vivy Yusof in 2012 and have two beautiful children, Daniel and Mariam. Fadza, along with his co-founder Vivy Yusof, were selected at the 69th International Selection Panel in Malaysia as the 13th company to join Endeavor Malaysia.