Malaysia Design Development Centre (DDEC) is established to pioneer the design industry in the country. DDEC also desirously aid entrepreneur and businesses of all levels to enhance their services and products using design as a commercial tool.


DDEC was established through an original idea sparked by the former 5th Prime Minister of Malaysia Honourable Tun Abdullah Badawi and it was agreed by the Cabinet that met on 22nd November 2006, instructing the Ministry of Entrepreneurs & Corporation Development (MeCD) via Majlis Amanah Rakyat (MARA) to establish a National Design Centre.

DDEC began its operation on 14 November 2007 at their temporary office at FITEC Building, located at KM 13, Jalan Batu Caves, 68100 Kuala Lumpur and on February 2008, DDEC shifted and operated at the current office, No. 22, Jalan Kia Peng 50450, Kuala Lumpur. The launch of the establishment and operation was organised on 23 March 2009 by the Minister of MeCD.


Our vision is to equip Malaysian brands to compete in the global market. We work towards transforming innovative ideas for commercialisation.

We are deeply commited to deliver creative & innovative designs, assists clients & entrepreneurs to build global brands & help position Malaysian products through creative solutions.


Like any other design centres around the world, we are creative in all aspects. Hence, we provide creative solutions to your business from ideation to retail shelves. From sketches to consumer minds! Our clientele ranges from micro enterprises to small medium enterprises. We also work closely with government agencies & giant multinationals (MNCs).

Supported by the government, DDEC is a subsidiary of Majlis Amanah Rakyat (MARA), under the auspices of the Ministry of Rural Development (KPLB).

DDEC aspires to become not just a design centre, but a leading learning hub for design in the country. By organising, offering programmes & courses related to design & branding, collaboration work with international design centres as a continuous effort to stay abreast with the developments & progress within the design industry, this is part of our commitment to provide quality & cutting edge design for our clients.

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Our design process from meet to delivery:


Our bread & butter.

We explore possibilities like never before, bringing practical insights and creative solutions as well as innovations.

Whether you're looking for a full brand ID and guideline, or just a fresh look for your website, our services are designed to be easily tailored to your exact needs. After all, our business is helping your business!

We are in business to change the way people think. To think of creative, innovative ideas that can help and get noticed, and execute them perfectly to make sure we make an impact on how our clients' packaging are perceived in the market.

We are commited to providing quality trainings to cultivate knowledge and professionalism in conducting evolutions to your brand. Our trainings include active collaborations with the industry and provide first-hand knowledge through interactive participation.

Our expertise is a combination of experienced product designers, engineers and designers. With up-to-date knowledge in the market trend and trade requirements, our ambition is to create many award-winning products for our clients throughout the world.

We collaborate and co-ordinate a range of strategies for booth interior and architecture. By injecting branding concepts into spatial design, we have unlocked the significance of each project; re-interpret client's brief and deliver a project with landmark quality and meaning.

Through our event management team, we ensure quality services and flawless execution of events. We aspire to fulfill client requirements and meet their expectations hence creating a long term working relationship and loyalty.


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This is who we are.

Abdul Rahman Mohd Saad
Chief Executive Officer
Norsaidi Md Noor
Finance & Admin. Senior Manager
Aimijar Hj. Jamal
Interior Design Senior Manager
Hairul Azrien Baharudin
Business Dev. & Comm. Senior Manager
Mohd Fairus Zainal
Design Senior Manager


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