Datuk Yasmin Mahmood is Advisor to SKYMIND, the world’s first dedicated AI ecosystem builder with the mission of enabling companies and organisations to develop their own AI applications and provide them the tools to be innovators in their industry. The company provides clients with world-class support and access to Eclipse Deeplearning4j and other open-source tools, as well as global capital funding for promising AI innovation and talent development.
She is also Chairman of Pos Malaysia, the country’s largest network courier with over 200 years of service, and former CEO of the Malaysia Digital Economy Corporation (MDEC), which works to develop the country's digital economy.
With an illustrious career spanning three decades thus far, Datuk Yasmin Mahmood started her career as an analyst programmer before working her way up to CEO and senior positions within Malaysia of global brands such as Dell, HP and Microsoft. An active advocate of women's empowerment in the workplace, she is also a mentor for Lean-in Malaysia. Yasmin as Malaysia’s Digital Economy ‘ambassador’ is also a seasoned speaker at internationally renowned platforms such as World Economic Forum (WEF), Forbes, International Telecommunication Union (ITU), The Economist, World Islamic Economic Forum (WIEF), CNBC and Bloomberg.