About Us

Everything You Need To Know About Our Company

GA Skylight Berhad (GASB) is a business corporate consultancy and advisory holdings company. GASB brings experiences and expertise in scaling up companies and believes in forming long term relationships with its clients be it on funding, advisory or support. Leveraging on its extensive network for investment opportunities globally and regionally, GASB will then seek to negotiate and structure a framework that is a win-win to all its stakeholders, clients and investors.

With the explosive growth of private companies scaling, a significant portion of the value appreciation (where GASB seeks to capture) typically occurs during this phase. The attractive return profiles of many startup and pre-IPO companies have typically only been available to institutions, endowments and high net worth investors.

With the core competencies on building relationships, along with carefully crafted and curated services and solutions, GASB accesses this asset class to achieve the excellent growth performance.

OUR MISSION

Quality investment opportunities, along with in-depth assessments and risk analysis ensure an optimized investment portfolio. Coupled with decades of knowledge and experience and by undergoing various rigorous investment attitude, the result is a robust and comprehensive investment analysis system that creates a valuable incentive to our customers

OUR VISION

To create a better tomorrow by providing win-win solutions to our valued customers, our partners and to the world.

OUR CORE VALUES

Systematic, Innovative and Making Global Impact

SYSTEMATIC INVESTMENT PROCESS

Placing strong importance on professionalism and expertise within our team members, focusing on key areas where the knowledge and abilities that will bring value to our customers.

ALWAYS THRIVING TO INNOVATE AND IMPROVE

Cultivating a lifelong learning mentality within our corporate culture, which result in being more proactive, efficient and responsible in undertaking their duties.

MAKING A GLOBAL IMPACT

Driving excellence, professionalism and sharing a wealth of financial insights that empowers our team to create meaningful contributions to the world by providing quality investment opportunities.

Mil+
Fund of Investment
IPO Clients
No. of Application
Engaged Financial Entities
* As of December 2019
Global Asset

GROUP INFO

Global Asset is a multinational group of (affiliated) companies that provide a wide array of financial solutions to international corporations and personal investments.

THE MANAGEMENT TEAM

FRANK CANNAVO

Chairman, Global Asset
Publisher, Millionaire Asia Australia
Multiple ASX-listed Company Director & Advisor

Frank Cannavo is an experienced public company director with significant business and investment experience working across a range of industries. He has been instrumental in assisting many listed companies in achieving growth through strategizing and raising of investment capital and the acquisition of assets. Frank is an entrepreneur with a strong network of investors and industry contacts in the public company sector in Australia and has extensive experience in being involved as director and consultant in relation to listed capital raising, IPOs and Backdoor listings. Frank was the founder and director of the ASX No.1 best performing IPO company back in 2010/2011.

DR CHOO KOON LIP

Director, Global Asset
Multiple Award Winning Manager
Multiple ASX-listed Company Director & Advisor

Dr. Choo Koon Lip is the Founder of one of the leading investment and trading academy in Singapore (established 2008). In the inception day, he is well recognized as one of the World’s Youngest Investment and Trading Educator in the Asia Pacific region and has built a formidable reputation for his unique low-risk trading acumen. He is currently on the board of directors for a couple of licensed financial companies in Hong Kong, Labuan and China, and also on board of listed companies including one of the top performing ASX-listed company in 2017 which he founded. He published a book entitled ‘The Lemming Trader’, which is loosely based on his first doctorate thesis focusing on investment and trading psychology. He is currently completing his second thesis on IPO behaviour psychology.

DATO' SRI STEVEN ENG, JP

Executive Vice Chairman, Global Economic Development Committee, United Nations Association of El Salvador, Foreign Affairs Department
Advisor, Malaysia Digital Chamber of Commerce
Vice President, World Chinese Business Affairs Association

With over 15 years of experience, Dato’ Sri Steven he has passion towards property investments and development. In expanding his business, he branched out actively into a series of other trade activities and investments including mining and plantation. Besides his acumen in entrepreneurship, he also nurtures and trains the younger generation to become future leaders by forming and funding new businesses. He encourages the younger leaders to look into betterment through innovative models of conducting business. He works very closely with Junior Chamber International (JCI) and participates in many lecture series and business talks, targeted to uprising business leaders. He is also committed in various CSR activities, namely managing the welfare of more than 500 workers in Karaton Suratkarta Mataram Palace Indonesia and the Children Welfare Foundation (CWF), aimed to help the unfortunate ones’ and orphanage.

Prof. Emeritus Dato’ Paduka Dr. Mahmood Zuhdi Hj Abd. Majid

Chief Shariah Advisor

Prof. Emeritus Dato Paduka Dr. Mahmood a recipient of the Dato’ Paduka Jiwa Mahkota Kelantan Yang Amat Mulia (DJMK) conferred by His Royal Highness the Sultan of Kelantan,holds several Shariah-related degrees from Malaysia and abroad, namely, Bachelor of Shariah from Nilam Puri, Master of Shariah from the Al-Azhar University, Master of Philosophy from the University of Kent and Doctor of Philosophy from the University of Malaya. He also holds a Diploma in Education from Ain Shams in Egypt. From 1985 to 1990. He was the Dean at the Faculty of Shariah at University of Malaya. His areas of expertise are threefold, namely, History of Islamic Law, the Principles of Islamic Jurisprudence and the Administration of Islamic Criminal Law. He was also the Director of the Academy of Islamic Studies in University of Malaya from 1995 to 2003. Being an accomplished writer, he has published numerous shariah works over the years which include ‘Ke arah Merealisasikan Undang-undang Islam’ di Malaysia (1988), Undang-Undang Keluarga Islam: Konsep dan Perlaksanaannya di Malaysia (1992), Pengantar Undang-Undang Islam di Malaysia (1997) and many more.

Hamidah Jusoh

Vice President of Quality Assurance, Compliance & Shariah

Pn Hamidah Jusoh holds a Bachelor of Computer Science from University Putra Malaysia. She is a Lead Auditor Certified on MS9001, ISO/IEC27001, ISO9001 & OHSAS 19001 scheme. Her wide range of experiences in various type of industries makes her an expert in business process, management systems and corporate governance. She assisted several organizations in the adoption of MS 1900 Shariah-Based Quality Management, ISO 9001 Quality Management and ISO/IEC 27001 Information Security Management Systems and others. She also managed the ISO adoption until certification process i.e. gap analysis, documenting, interpreting, inculcation to the new formal ISO culture, training, auditing and dealing with certification bodies. She was secondment to her current position on August 2019. Kuala Lumpur International Airport Berhad (KLIAB), the developer for KLIA and Malaysia Airports Technologies Sdn Bhd (a subsidiary of Malaysia Airports Holding Berhad) are among her valuable experience in managing quality management systems and compliance.

CERTIFICATION

GA Skylight Berhad (GASB) is proud to be awarded a double certification of MS 1900:2014 and ISO 9001:2015 by SIRIM QAS International Sdn Bhd, Malaysia’s leading certification body. Being a partner of the International Certification Network (IQNet), companies wanting to comply with internationally recognized standards have found their ideal solution in SIRIM QAS International’s certification scheme.

To become compliant, GASB underwent stringent evaluation processes that included quality management system development, management system documentation review, audit and initial assessment. A thorough review of the management system was conducted before certification to the standard was provided. Accreditation by an independent third-party specialist (SIRIM QAS International) gives our clients an independent assurance that our commitment to quality permeates everything we do.

GASB is a business corporate consultancy and advisory holdings company. GASB brings experiences and expertise in scaling up companies and believes in forming long term relationships with its clients be it on funding, advisory or support. Leveraging on its extensive network for investment opportunities globally and regionally, GASB will then seek to negotiate and structure a framework that is a win-win to all its stakeholders, clients and investors.

MS 1900 is a certification for organisation seeking a Shariah-based quality management system. The standard specifies requirements for a Shariah-compliant quality management system ensuring the incorporation of appropriate and universally-accepted values in the quality management process of your company. The standard includes halal aspects of delivering products and services too. Obtaining MS 1900:2014 certification officially verifies that GASB is in compliance with internationally recognised Shariah requirements. The scope of GASB business, primarily in providing corporate advisory services are all in accordance with the Shariah governance regulations. “Being a Shariah-Compliant organisation is a significant feat as it ensures GASB maintains the high standards services, and will continue to deliver great value, quality and excellence to all stakeholders,” said Dr. Choo Koon Lip, Director of GASB.

ISO 9001 is the most widely used and recognised standard for Quality Management Systems internationally. ISO 9001 certifies that an organisation produces quality products and services, satisfies customers’ requirements and industry standards. GASB is proud to be awarded ISO 9001:2015 certification thus being recognized and ensured that the products and services meet the needs of clients through an effective quality management system.

“We have developed and implemented our quality management system in order to improve the overall performance, maintain a high-level of quality and strong customer service. Our decision to work towards ISO 9001 accreditation demonstrates the commitment to providing high-quality and consistent products and services to our clients and our ongoing investment in development and improvement,” added Dr. Choo. In all, we can proudly and safely state that GASB is built with quality and transparency in mind. We integrate the attitude of quality in our daily work and continuously challenge ourselves to improve the quality management system to provide products and services that meet or exceed the needs and expectations of our customers, always complying with the specifications and regulations.