Mr. Leong JyhWen is the Chief Vision Officer of Baba Gardening, one of the most well-known gardening supplies manufacturers in Malaysia.

Mr. Leong is also a key mover in the organic farming industry in Malaysia. We chat with Mr. Leong on the origin of his business and how he grew it from a small workshop from his living room to a global exporter.
And also on how he thinks about the mission of his company and what is the future he envisioned.

This is his story.


English Translation

Mr Leong:

When I was a young boy, I remember my father working as a hawker. When he was presented with new opportunities or new stalls (as there were no hawker centres at the time), our whole family had to relocate. We also sold different items according to the different needs of each new community that we moved …