Kevin Zahri

Kevin Zahri is a renowned weight loss expert, certified personal trainer, and nutritionist with over 20 years of experience. He is a social influencer and digital entrepreneur with over 1 million followers on all of his social media platforms combined. Kevin is affectionately known as Cikgu Fitness Malaysia.

Bukan Soal Kurus

Kevin has appeared on various Malaysian TV shows, news programs, and magazines, where he uses his platform to inspire and motivate others to live a healthier lifestyle. He is the founder of Bukan Soal Kurus (formerly known as Jom Kurus), Malaysia’s largest weight loss movement, which has touched over 1,000,000 Malaysians since 2013, offering nationwide obesity intervention campaigns that are fun, engaging, and empowering.


Aside from his work as a weight loss guru, Kevin is a bestselling author, motivational speaker, TedX speaker, and corporate wellness coach. He is a highly sought-after keynote speaker for corporate events, known for his practical approach to fitness, offering simple, effective, and sustainable workout and nutrition programs.


Kevin is the founder of the non-profit organizations Malaysian Adult and Childhood Obesity Prevention Organization (MACOPO) and Malaysia’s National Recreational Sports Society. These organizations are dedicated to combatting the rising obesity epidemic in Malaysia through creative healthcare education and community sports initiatives.

As an active committee member of multiple governmental movements. He is passionately involved in government initiatives, including childhood obesity intervention, grassroots sports development, women in sports, and Malaysia Sports Vision 2030.

Education & Awards

Kevin graduated from Mechanical Engineering and Economics from Northeastern University with honors but decided to pursue “body engineering” instead. He is a proud member of Mensa, Malaysia’s largest high-IQ society, since 2018.

He has also received multiple awards and recognition, including the SEBA Award for Health & Fitness Personality, Top 100 Young CEOs in Malaysia, NiagaTimes Business Influencer Award, Influence Asia Award for Fitness Influencer of the Year in Malaysia, Malaysian Book of Records, and the British Encyclopedia for Influential People in Malaysia.