About Us

Co-founders of Yoga Now, Meng Foong and Marc first met in an ashram in India in 2005 while studying yoga. A year later they ran into each other again in the same place. Marc moved to Malaysia in 2007 to be with Meng Foong. Now they are married and teach yoga together. In 2009 they moved their yoga studio from Kuala Lumpur to Langkawi. In 2014 they moved to a new location in Langkawi.

meng foong

Lai Meng Foong first came in contact with Yoga as a child and much later was blessed with the chance to study Yoga in India under different teachers. She blogs on yoga here.

Meng Foong speaks Mandarin, Cantonese, Malay, English, a little Hindi and French.


Marc de Faoite is originally from Ireland, but has spent the last twenty six years living overseas. He has practised Yoga for almost twenty years and spent more than two years in India studying Yoga and Meditation.

Marc speaks English, French, Dutch, and Spanish as well as basic Malay and Chinese.

marc and meng foong

"When a man points at the moon, the fool looks at the finger. "

- Gautama Siddhartha - the Buddha.