Board of Directors

Malaysia Petroleum Resources Corporation (MPRC) is governed by a Board of Directors, whose members include representatives from  Malaysian Investment Development Authority (MIDA), Malaysia External Trade Development Corporation (MATRADE) and the Economic Planning Unit (EPU) of the Prime Minister's Department.

 


 

Profiles

DATO' DR. AHMAD SUHAILI IDRUS

Dato' Dr. Ahmad Suhaili Idrus has spent nearly three decades in the downstream, and midstream oil and gas industry mainly with Shell. He has also served various senior leadership roles at Iskandar Regional Development Authority, PEMANDU and AECOM Malaysia. Currently, he is the Head of Transformation Unit in Federal Land Development Authority (FELDA).

He is also a Fellow of Chartered Management Institute (UK), Fellow of Institution of Mechanical Engineering (UK) and Member Institute of Engineers Malaysia.

Dato’ Dr. Suhaili holds a Doctorate in Business Administration from Asia e University, MBA from University of Malaya and a Bachelor degree in mechanical engineering from the University of Manchester Institute of Science & Technology.

DATO' WAN LATIFF WAN MUSA

Dato' Wan Latiff has a wide experience in international trade. He started his career with Tourism Malaysia in 1984 before joining Malaysia External Trade Development Corporation (MATRADE), the National Trade Promotion Agency, under the Ministry of International Trade and Industry in 1997.

While with Tourism Malaysia, he was posted as Director at its Tokyo office, promoting tourism services exports to Japan. With MATRADE, he served as the Trade Commissioner for almost nine years at MATRADE’s Cologne, Toronto and New York offices where he accumulated more experience in international trade.

He was previously the Chief Executive Officer of MATRADE. He also performed various other functions in export promotion, finance, HR and procurement. He obtained a Bachelor Degree in Economics from the National University of Malaysia (UKM) and Master in Business Administration from Mara University of Technology (UiTM). He also attended a two-year Intensive Education Programme on Tourism at the Rikkyo University, Tokyo and the 5th ASEAN Senior Management Development Program (5SMDP) at Harvard Business School.  

Dato' Wan Latiff has been actively involved in various committees for the trade and export development in relation to the economic advancement for Malaysia.  

DATO’ AZMAN MAHMUD

Dato' Azman Mahmud was previously the Chief Executive Officer of the Malaysian Investment Development Authority (MIDA), after serving in various leadership positions in the organisation, including in the U.S. and Japan, where he played a significant role in promoting investments into Malaysia. He serves on several boards of industry related organisations. Dato' Azman holds a degree in Engineering from Universiti Putra Malaysia, and has attended several Senior Management Programmes, namely at Harvard Business School and INSEAD.

DR. MOHD SHAHARIN BIN HAJI UMAR 

Dr. Mohd Shaharin bin Haji Umar is a Director of Social Services Division at the Economic Planning Unit, Prime Minister’s Department. In a career spanning more than two decades, he has vast experience working in government ministries/agencies specifically in areas related to energy, science and technology as well as infrastructure.

Dr. Mohd Shaharin’s forays in the Energy Division, EPU has seen him contributing to the preparation of the 11th Malaysia Plan 2015-2020 and Mid-Term Review of the 11th Malaysia Plan.  On many occasions, he has advised the Minister in the Prime Minister’s Department (Economy) on international oil and gas ministerial level forums including OPEC and non-OPEC, Gas Exporting Countries Forum (GECF), International Energy Forum (IEF), Malaysia-Thailand Joint Authority (MTJA) and other oil and gas-related engagements. Currently, Dr. Mohd Shaharin is leading the energy team in the ongoing preparation of the 12th Malaysia Plan and macro-level energy-related studies.

Dr. Mohd Shaharin obtained his Ph.D. in Renewable Energy from Murdoch University, Western Australia in 2014. He pursued a Masters in Science and Technology Policy at the University of Manchester in 2003, after graduating from University of Malaya with a degree in Science (Chemistry) in 1995.

JUNIWATI RAHMAT HUSSIN

Pn. Juniwati Rahmat Hussin has served PETRONAS Group for 35 years in several positions including Vice President & Venture Director of Pengerang Integrated Complex, Vice President of Human Resource Management and Vice President of Education Division. She currently sits on the Board of Tenaga Nasional Berhad as an Independent Non-Executive Director. She is also an Independent Non-Executive Director of DIALOG and a member of Advisory Council for Yayasan Peneraju Pendidikan Bumiputera.

DATUK N. RAJENDRAN

Datuk N. Rajendran has over three decades of experiences with MIDA, and has held various positions locally and abroad. He brings extensive experience in investment policy formulation and promotional activities. He was also a forum speaker/panelist for Offshore Technology Conference 2014, Offshore Northern Seas 2016, World Islamic Economic Forum 2017.

SOFIYAN YAHYA

En. Sofiyan Yahya has over 40 years oil and gas industry experiences in various aspects of technical, operational, administration, projects, contractual, business development and senior management locally and abroad. He is currently the Executive Chairman and founder of Cekap Technical Services Sdn. Bhd. En Sofiyan is also the Chief Executive Officer and founder partner of SEAMOG Group Sdn Bhd.