“As I receive this wonderful honour, I am overtaken by a sensation of incredible pride and appreciation. I was reminded that, while this is an honour for me, this award also recognises the individuals and institutions that have assisted me in reaching this point,”
– Dr. Priscilla Prasena, Chief Executive Officer of Prestine International Pvt Ltd
The outstandingly talented Dr. Priscilla Prasena has won the Entrepreneur of the Year 2023 Awards in Dubai, UAE. She received the prestigious award at the Women Leaders Forum and the Icon of Asia Forum at the Crown Plaza Hotel in Dubai, UAE. It was awarded to her for her exceptional talent and creativity in boot-scrapping and scaling her business. The prestigious international event was attended by Dr. Nabhit Kapur, a board member at the private office of His Highness Sheikh Majid Rashid Al Mualla.
This international business event is aimed at being a summit where investors, dignitaries, and business leaders from all over the globe get to meet and network with one another for business and fund-raising collaborations.
Dr. Priscilla Prasena is an incredibly ambitious and driven Malaysian-Indian businesswoman. She is immensely academically qualified, with a prestigious Ph.D. in industrial psychology. Her determination to excel further has her pursuing her second doctorate, a DBA at Lincoln University focusing on international business. Her accolades do not just end there; Dr. Priscilla Prasena is also a dual national record holder for the most number of professional skills and the most number of corporate fields trained by an individual. Additionally, she is also a certified project management and lean six-sigma practitioner. She is truly a multitalented businesswoman.
The initiative and recognition of the award are supported and sponsored by MATRADE (Malaysia External Trade Development Corporation), an agency that promotes national trade and is led by MITI (Ministry of International Trade and Industry). Dr. Priscilla Prasena has brought pride and honour to the Malaysian industry as a whole through this award.
‘Such recognitions are important to the nation as we continue to put the spotlight on capable Malaysian companies on the international stage. We are helping make the phrase ‘Made-In-Malaysia’ synonymous with excellence, reliability, and trustworthiness.”
– Datuk Mohd Mustafa Abdul Aziz, Chief Executive Officer of MATRADE