Cheong Jin Xi
Founder, Poladrone
Jin Xi is currently the CEO of Poladrone, a leading UAS (drones) solutions company in Malaysia. He was awarded as a Forbes Asia 30 under 30 recipient in 2019 for Poladrone’s work in the agriculture sector. He is a certified remote pilot under the Civil Aviation Safety Authority Australia and holds a Bachelor of Aerospace Engineering degree from Monash University Australia. To date, Poladrone has mapped and analysed over 200,000 hectares of agriculture land within South East Asia with deep understanding on how drones can increase productivity in plantations. They are also manufacturing their own agriculture spraying drone customised to fit local requirements and believe automation is key to sustainability in the agriculture sector. Speaking on “Forbes 30 under 30 Asia” What’s Next for the Young Disruptors and Innovators