Established in 2013, Englishjer is a social enterprise that aims to create a better ecosystem of learning English in Malaysia through creative modules and empowering learners and teachers of English. Our pillars of focus are: research, content creation, and outreach.
Over the years we have conducted workshops and training, organised events, published books, curated galleries both independently and for various institutions.
Abdul Qayyum Jumadi, Founder & Creative Head
After graduating law from University of Malaya in 2014, he pursued his passion in education and communications. He is a content creator and published writer with works featured in fiction, non-fiction, and academia. He received Augustman’s Man of the Year 2016 award for his outreach work in advancing education with Englishjer.
Currently with Englishjer he works on strategy and acts as director of special projects. He is always down for good ol’ pecel lele.
Nik Hanies Iman, Offline Coordinator
Nik has been with Englishjer since 2014 and she works mainly with our collaborators and partners, making sure everything runs smoothly. She graduated in Biology from UiTM and currently works as a translator, tutor, and proofreader. She was the editor for the bestselling book 100 Things I Learnt about Learning with Englishjer.
Jamal Raslan, Development Head
A spoken word poetry rockstar, Jamal Raslan uses his expertise in the written word to connect people together and help Englishjer with development and innovation, cooking up a storm in the planning side. He has extensive experience in planning and having previously worked with Ambank and Standard Chartered, not to mention working as a translator, copywriter, and voice talent.
Daniel Salleh, Special Projects Coordinator
Daniel speaks 7 languages and graduated from UNITAR as a human resource graduate. He works behind the scenes, settling administration work and figuring out the best way to approach and promote Englishjer programmes. He also provides a human touch to Englishjer academic programmes, guided by his years of experience being a hands-on tutor.
Keren Selvam, On-ground Manager
Currently a student in Multimedia University (MMU) Melaka as an undergraduate studying Human Resource, Keren helps Englishjer with on-ground activities and has always been being a reliable strong arm in managing Englishjer projects. He believes in humour as a strong connector for people to come together and help facilitate a learning experience.