Hannef Esquander

Karex started life as a rubber company in Malaysia in the 1920s, turned to making condoms in the 1980s, and today supplies most of the big brands around the world, including Durex.

For 45 years, Mamee noodles have remained close to the hearts of countless Malaysians, instantly bringing back fond childhood memories. The idea to create a dry noodle snack came off the back of a trip to a rural village.