Bartender Eddy Jay Jaimin from The Beer Factory Xpress at Scotts Garden KL was crowned the World's Best Bartender at the Heineken Global Bartender Final on 19th April 2016. Eddy was one of the competitors who represented his own country among other 15 bartenders.
The 27 year old Sabahan championed over 1,200 candidates locally in Malaysia who participated in the GABPS Academy National Championship and won the place to represent Malaysia. The Malaysian chapter final (GABPS Academy National Finals 2016) took place at The Tavern, Heineken Malaysia Headquarter in March.
The Heineken Global Bartender Final is an initiative by the global Heineken Star Serve programme, anchored by GABPS Academy in Malaysia.