Datuk Muhamad Noor Hamid
Independent Non-Executive Director,
Malaysian
NATIONALITY / AGE / GENDER:

  • Malaysian / 66 / Male

DATE OF APPOINTMENT:

  • 14 April 2015

BOARD COMMITTEE MEMBERSHIPS:

  • Member, Board Risk Management Committee
  • Member, Board Audit Committee
  • Member, Board Remuneration Committee

DIRECTORSHIP IN OTHER PUBLIC COMPANIES AND LISTED ISSUERS:

  • Director, Lafarge Malaysia Berhad

WORKING EXPERIENCE AND OCCUPATION:

Datuk Muhamad Noor has more than 30 years of direct working experience in the oil and gas industry ranging from project planning and implementation, operations, consultation and contracts.

Datuk Muhamad Noor has held numerous positions during his 20 years of service in PETRONAS and PETRONAS Gas Sdn Bhd including heading the Peninsular Gas Utilisation II project team. Upon completion of the project, he spent four years as the Head of the Pipeline Operation Division. Datuk Muhamad Noor also worked as the General Manager of the Pipeline Division in OGP Technical Services Sdn Bhd (“OGP”), a joint venture company between PETRONAS and Nova Corporation of Canada which provides Project Management and Engineering Consulting services.

In 2000, Datuk Muhamad Noor was appointed as the Chief Operating Officer of Projass Engineering Sdn Bhd, a Class A Bumiputera construction company involved in oil and gas, power and infrastructure works. He then joined Gas Malaysia Berhad (“Gas Malaysia”) in 2003 as the Chief Operating Officer and was subsequently appointed as the Chief Executive Officer in February 2004. On 24 April 2006, he was promoted to the position of Managing Director of Gas Malaysia before retiring on 31 December 2013.

ACADEMIC/ PROFESSIONAL QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Bachelor of Science (Honours) Degree in Mechanical Engineering, Sunderland Polytechnic, United Kingdom
  • Post Graduate Diploma in Natural Gas Engineering, Institute of Gas Technology in Chicago, Illinois, United States of America
  • Management Programme, Wharton Business School of Management, University of Pennsylvania, United States of America