Meet the Makers

Daniel Salehuddin is one of the co-founder of fine grit studio. born in february 1989, Daniel is an industrial design graduate in UNIVERSITY KUALA LUMPUR. he always has great interest in making stuff since he was a teenager and having a woodworking studio was always one of his dreams.

daniel planned his journey to get to where he is right now by taking metal fabricaton for his diploma and continued with industrial design for his degree to learn more about making products and the process of it.

daniel is currently handling the client’s custom requests and providing them with the visual sketches and quotations to make sure everyone is on the same page and understanding in terms of product and purchase.

as a product director, he has been the core person for the company’s product development and company’s growth. he plans to make the company to be one of the best local furniture makers in the country and able to distribute locally and internationally one day.

khairul is one of the co-founder of fine grit studio. born in september 1989, khairul is a mechanical engineering (design & innovation) graduate from university technical malaysia, melaka.

as a managing director of the company, khairul always ensure in which direction the company is moving and most importantly to align everyone in the company to have the same goal and attitude in achieving that goal.

he will be the one who creates a system for the company to use in each department and continously improve it base on company’s growth.

efficiency is the key of any great company and MAINLY HIS GOAL IS to provide the appropriate machines, tools, SYSTEMS & ENVIRONMENT for his team to work COMFORTABLY & EFFICIENTLY.

THE COMPANY IS MOVING TOWARDS MASS PRODUCTION IN THE FUTURE AND HE IS CURRENTLY WORKING on THAT IDEA TO MAKE IT HAPPEN.

 

syahmie mustapha is a senior product maker in the company. born in february 1990, he has been with the company since 2015 after graduated from UNIVERISTY TECHNOLOGY MARA AS an interior designer.

syahmie is an asset in the production floor and his skills in making product continues to develop tremendously through out the years. he manages to obtain and manipulate his skill sets in woodworking to solve many tasks & challenges that were given to him.

since 2020 the company introduced a new metal fabrication department to have more control in making our own metal works and syahmie has been assigned to lead the new department and develop guidelines for newcomers in the department. 

he plans to adhere closely and take on any challenges that the company is providing him and will continue to grow with the company and become a great example to the newcomers in the future.

azri,born in november 1989, a senior product maker in the company. he has been a part of the team since 2018. he is an architecture graduate from lim kok wing university. 

azri joined the company’s class session in 2016 and gained interest in making furniture on his own. he bought a few machines and tools and managed to produce some furnitures for his house. 

when he decided to be part of the team in january 2018,he has been growing exponentially ever since and as an outdoor enthusiast, he always has a positive attitude towards any challenges that might occur during fabrication process. 

he is currently leading the production floor in woodworking and planning to expand his KNOWLEDGE IN THE COMPANY’S computer numerical control machine (CNC) DEPARTMENT AND WILL SOON OPERATE THE CNC FULLY AND DEVELOP GUIDELINES FOR NEWCOMERS IN the years coming.

zulhelmeY IS AN INDUSTRIAL DESIGNER GRADUATED FROM UNIVERSITY MALAYSIA KELANTAN. BORN IN MARCH 1996, ZULHELMEY STARTED TO JOIN THE COMPANY ON SEPTEMBER 2019 AND HAS BEEN ENJOYING HIMSELF AS A PRODUCT MAKER EVER SINCE.

ZULHELMEY HAS ALWAYS FACE HIS PROBLEMS HEAD ON AND THAT CHARACTERISTIC AND CONFIDENCE IS VERY MUCH WHAT THE COMPANY NEEDED IN DEALING WITH OUR CUSTOM REQUESTS.

ZULHELMEY HAS BEEN VERY OPEN IN DEALING WITH EVERY MATTERS GIVEN TO HIM AND HE MANAGES TO DEVELOP SOLUTIONS WITH LESS SUPERVISION SINCE THE BEGINNING OF HIS DAYS IN THE COMPANY.

HE IS VERY INDEPENDANT AND ABLE TO WORK AS AN INDIVIDUAL AND ALSO CAN BE A GREAT TEAM PLAYER AND SOON TO BE A LEADER FOR OUR NEWCOMERS.

HE IS CURRENTLY DEVELOPING HIS SKILLS IN METAL WORKS AND IS EAGER TO EXPLORE OTHER DEPARTMENTS IN THE FUTURE.

adnan, born in september 1996, GRADUATED FROM UNIVERSITY TECHNOLOGY MARA IN FURNITURE TECHNOLOGY HAS BEEN APART OF THE TEAM SINCE NOVEMBER 2019. ADNAN HAS THE BASIC WOODWORKING SKILLS SINCE THE VERY BEGINNING AS HE WAS FAMILIAR WITH THE MACHINES & TOOLS DURING HIS STUDY YEARS.

ADNAN HAS THE EXPERIENCE IN WORKING IN A CABINET MAKING COMPANY DURING HIS INTERNSHIP AND MANAGEd TO SHARE AND APPLY HIS KNOWLEDGE HERE AT FINE GRIT STUDIO.

HIS EASY GOING ATTITUDE MAKES HIM A SUITABLE TEAM PLAYER THAT CAN COOPERATE AND SUPPORT THE TEAM TO ACHIEVE THE COMPANY’S DAILY GOALS.

HE IS OUTSPOKEN WITH HIS IDEAS WHEN IT IS NEEDED AND ALWAYS WILLING TO SPEND EXTRA HOURS TO MAKE SURE THINGS DO NOT GO WRONG.

ADNAN IS CURRENTLY LEADING THE COMPANY’S MASS PRODUCTION LINE AND QUALITY CONTROL BEFORE ANY PRODUCT GOES OUT FOR postage FOR THE COMPANY’S ONLINE SHOPPING products.

 

asrul a.k.a awon born in june 1995, is the latest addition of our team. awon is an industrial design graduate from university malaysia kelantan and just recently joined the team in march 2021.

despite being the latest to join, he manages to adapt really well with other team members and has been doing outstanding job in the finshing department. 

awon has been assigned to be in charged of the finishing department as well as quality control for all the custom projects that manage to be completed at the end of the day.

his character that gives attention to details suits him well in the finishing department and the perfection that he provides on the final touches will ensure the quality of the product remains excellent.

awon is eager to learn & explore more on the fabrication process and he will support the fabrication team as best as he can.