Symon & Patryck
Combining Madison Avenue Creativity with Wall Street Analysis
With their diverse backgrounds, worldview and years of experience Shukri and Badri put their best foot forward and created SymonPatryck.
Shukri's background in branding and marketing as well as his love for story-telling combined with Badri's business acumen and foresight of the market, they bring real-world solutions to real-world issues faced by their clients.
The next time you see them, ask them how the name SymonPatryck came to be.
Executive Creative Director & Co-Founder
Shukri or Symon is the Creative Director and Co-founder of SymonPatryck. He studied Bachelor of Arts Degree in International Business Administration at Northumbria University, UK and began his career with Media Prima, a fully integrated media company. Towards the end of his tenure in 2010, he rebranded TV9 and built the foundation for the young and vibrant TV9 that you see today.
Having developed his love for media, marketing & branding as well as creative content for five years in Media Prima, he moved on to continue his career in different industries to widen his portfolio in marketing and branding which spans from Hong Leong Financial Group, to Asia E University. His final stop was Zenith Media Malaysia where he worked with big brands such as Celcom First, XPAX, Petronas, Maybank before finally co-founding SymonPatryck with Raja Zainal Badri a.k.a. Patryck.
Shukri believes that every company deserves a good brand and every brand deserves a good marketing campaign; so he has made it his mission to help our clients create successful brands and great content.
When he is not too busy saving the world from bad campaigns, he is either practising his culinary skills on his family and friends or is off travelling the globe eating his way around the world because he believes that one of the best ways to learn about a culture is through their food.
Raja Zainal Badri
Business Director & Co-Founder
The other half of SymonPatryck is Raja Zainal Badri or Patryck. He graduated from Australia with a Bachelor of Commerce Degree from Griffith University and a Master of Business Administration Degree from Victoria University.
Badri has more than 14 years of experience in the fields of company setup, business development, sales and marketing. He previously served at multinational companies locally and abroad. Currently other than SymonPatryck, Badri he has business interests in the entertainment, private investments, medical and pharmaceutical distribution through his other business ventures.
Outside of his corporate life, Badri serves the Royal Malaysian Navy Volunteer Reserve as an officer. His hobbies include motorsports racing, cycling, running, travelling and history.