About JWC Academy  ——

JWC Academy was established in 2009. With more than 10 YEARS OF WORKING BACKGROUND IN THE COFFEE FIELD, we are committed to prepare graduates to use their technical and vocational talents in the workplace and master future careers.


Our vision is to be the premier destination for comprehensive coffee and mixology education, inspiring excellence and innovation in the industry.


Our mission is to empower coffee and mixology enthusiasts, professionals, and entrepreneurs with the knowledge and skills needed to create exceptional experiences. Through immersive and hands-on education, we strive to elevate the culture worldwide, emphasizing sustainability, ethical practices, and the pursuit of excellence in every cup.


To build for the Best. From coffee testing to making, we build for the best out of students. We strive for excellence and develop passion. Welcome to JWC Academy.

Nelson Lai

Founder of JWC (Co-Founder of JWC)

  • Founder of Just Want Coffee. Including coffee roasting, bars, education and other related enterprises.
  • Own 30 cafes and served as a consultant for many cafes and catering brands.
  • International coffee Q-GRADER
  • Won the Top Ten Outstanding Youths of Malaysia YMM Youth Games
  • Malaysia Remy Martin La Maison Cointreau Champion Coach

Lucas Eng

Principal and Award-Winning Barista

  • 2017 Asia Brewer’s cup, China Yunnan, P.R.C, 1st Runner up
  • Malaysian Coffee Latte Art Competition won three consecutive championships (2015, 2016, 2017)
  • World Coffee Competition Champion in Harbin, China (2016)
  • 2017 Top 10 World Ranking