Who is behind Sheikha?
A graduate of economics and politics from the United Kingdom with educational background in Child Psychology and working experience as an International bonds trading with a renowned Bank in Malaysia. Datin Norzihan Ahmad’s foray into the world of fashion started by chance.
In 2005, she started a women’s NGO called Mcobanita to help raise money for a premier boarding school, the Malay College Kuala Kangsar (under Royal Patronage of the Malay Rulers). Mcobanita held a successful fashion show which was graced by HM the IX Queen of Malaysia Tuanku Ampuan Najihah of Negeri Sembilan.
Subsequently other charity fashion shows followed. A celebrated fashion event in 2011 to raise funds for a college building featured models in likes of the ‘Who’s Who’ in Malaysia’s corporate world. In 2012 she started her online fashion business selling a travel collection.