Xiao Cheng is a Partner and CEO of Earth Heir, a Malaysian impact enterprise owned and run by Malaysian women. She is also a fellow of Axiata's Young CEO Development Programme.
Xiao Cheng is a passionate individual who seeks meaningful work and value creation. Using her unique senses for human connections and background in entrepreneurship, she creates impact through her work and in her community and mentors youth and young entrepreneurs.
She was Programme Associate Intern at Social Enterprise Alliance Malaysia - pioneer facilitator of the social enterprise ecosystem in Malaysia. There, she was involved in projects such as Social Enterprise Toolkit, Media Strategy, ASEAN Social Enterprise Policy Forum with Asian Strategy & Leadership Institute and TEDxMerdeka Square.
Xiao Cheng is passionate about poverty alleviation, and has gained unique insight into community work from training and on-the-ground volunteering in China and U.K. She was also invited to be a mentor at the ASEAN Social Enterprise Bootcamp co-organized by Malaysia Global Innovation and Creativity Centre (MaGIC) and The Hub Singapore - the two nodes in Malaysia and Singapore.
In recognition of her outstanding abilities, Xiao Cheng was awarded the VC Highly Commended Global Graduate Prize, having graduated with First Class Honours as a Star Scholar (Malaysia).