Bio

Arif Tukiman is the Co-founder and CEO of RunCloud International Berhad and also the founder of Cool Code Sdn Bhd. Since 2014, he gain years of experience with product management, business development, and strategy, and he was also a game developer previously in his first startup. 

The company, RunCloud has grown healthy within three years running since it’s launch in 2017 and has been penetrating over 100 countries since then, the majority of users are from the USA, UK, Indonesia, and India. As an achievement, Arif has made RunCloud a regional winner for Startup World Cup 2018 and represents Malaysia amongst Top28 companies in Silicon Valley.

Below are all the achievements that he has done in RunCloud:

  1. Forbes 30 Under 30 Asia (Year 2020 – Enterprise Technology)
  2. Startup Of The Year ASEAN Rice Bowl Award 2019 (Malaysia winner)
  3. Best New Comer ASEAN Rice Bowl Award 2019 (Malaysia winner)
  4. Regional Winner of Startup World Cup 2018 and amongst Top 28 in Silicon Valley, USA
  5. Winner of TechSauce Global Summit 2018 (Malaysia Round) 
  6. Judges Choice of Top 100 APAC Echelon Asia 2018
  7. Malaysia APICTA Award 2018 – Startup Winner
  8. Malaysia APICTA Award 2018 – Merit Best Business ICT Services Solution
  9. International APICTA Award 2018 at Guangzhou, China – Merit Best Business ICT Services Solution

Being busy in the business, Arif is also very active and energetic, involving himself in the community, giving back, association, be a mentor and speaker, and other abroad activities. He is listed 30 Under 30 Forbes Asia and certified Alibaba eFounders 2019. He is also a council member of the Malaysia Association of Bumiputera ICT Industry and Entrepreneurs (NEF) and appointed as State (Johor) Representative. 

His other contributions:

  1. Initiated RunCloud Education that has officially launched by YB Dr. Maszlee Malik & official industry partner for Premier Digital Tech Institutions.
  2. Council Member of Malaysia Association of Bumiputera ICT Industry and Entrepreneurs (NEF)
  3. Startup Weekend Mentor
  4. Appointed as Industry Advisory Panel for UTM
  5. Appointed as Industry Panel for final year project in Master of Computer Science at UTM
  6. Appointed as Industry Advisory for UTAR

Education Background

  1. Master in Computer Science, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia
  2. Degree in Computer Science Graphics and Multimedia Software, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia
  3. Certified Alibaba eFounders, Alibaba HQ Hangzhou China 2019