Dato’ Azlin Ahmad Shaharbi

Former President, Association of Bumiputera Women in Business and Profession, Malaysia (PENIAGAWATI) /Chairman, National Federation of Women Entrepreneur Associations Malaysia


Dato' Azlin Ahmad Shaharbi is the Managing Partner of Azlin Shaharbi & Associates with 35 years of experience in various fields of the law. She is also the Founder of SembangLegal.com, the first portal in Malaysia to give legal guidance and coaching to assist micro entrepreneurs on the legal aspects of doing business.

Apart from her legal career, Dato’ Azlin is very active in various NGOs. She held the post of President of Peniagawati, which is the oldest women entrepreneur association in the country, for 10 years from 2012 to 2022. Now she is the Chairperson of the National Federation of Women Entrepreneur Association Malaysia in an effort to bring all the associations together in one strong collective voice.

For decades, Dato' Azlin has initiated, served, contributed and participated in many programs and policies towards developing and empowering women entrepreneurs in Malaysia. Due to her involvement and service, Dato’ Azlin is well respected as a woman leader and icon, and is frequently invited to give her input and ideas in women’s summit, conferences, dialogues and forums at the national and international level.