Securing the necessary funding can be one of the main challenges for any entrepreneur or business.

Fret not. Astro Ulagam, RAAGA and Astro Awani LINC are back with another webinar to help Indian small and medium enterprises (SMEs) learn the tricks of securing funding for their businesses.

Join the Lights! Finance ! Action. SME Business Funding Made Easy webinar on Thursday, April 8, at 8pm.

The one-hour webinar, moderated by RAAGA announcer Uthaya, will have Dr AT Kumararajah, the secretary-general of the Malaysian Associated Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry (MAICCI), and Kalai G, the founder LoveME International Sdn Bhd, sharing their expertise in business funding with the participants.

Below are brief profiles of the speakers:

Dr AT Kumararajah - Secretary General of MAICCI

Qualified with a medical degree in 1998, Dr Kumararajah went on to specialize and complete his speciality in Obstetrics & Gynaecology by obtaining the Membership of the Royal College of Obstetrics and Gynecology (MRCOG) in 2005. He has also since then, completed his MBA specializing in Strategic Management from Maastricht (Netherlands) in 2007.

His previous stints include as a medical advisor with multinational pharmaceuticql company Sanofi Aventis, as well as the medical director and regional medical director for ASEAN, with Abbott, the largest healthcare company in the world.

Dr Kumararajah had also served as the chief executive of the Secretariat for Empowerment of Indian Entrepreneurs (SEED) under the Prime Minister's Department and then as the director of Economic and Human Capital Development in SEDIC, until 2017. In his private ventures, he runs entities involved in healthcare IT and logistics.

Kalai G - Founder of LoveMe International Sdn Bhd

Kalai started the online platform business with only 10 agents in 2017. The business eventually grew to have 4,000 resellers around Malaysia, and in Singapore. She recruited women, who were previously housewives, to become sales representatives who are financially independent.

Each LoveME product is made of natural ingredients and carefully selected to provice the safest, most effective results in the safest time possible, because a busy woman has no time to waste.

LoveME is a symbol of confidence, self-love, and passion about giving women economic freedom and self-empowerment that they all deserve.

You can get more details or register your participation here.