Zakaria Kasah - Vice President of LNG Assets,  Gas & New Energy Business - PETRONAS
Malaysia

Zakaria Kasah

Vice President of LNG Assets, Gas & New Energy Business
PETRONAS

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Tn Hj Zakaria Kasah is the Vice President of LNG Assets, Gas & New Energy Business, PETRONAS.

He assumes his current position in April 2019. Prior to this, he served as the Vice President of Group Project Delivery, Vice President of Technology & Engineering PETRONAS, Vice President/Chief Executive Officer of Malaysia LNG. He also has held various senior positions in PETRONAS; Plant Manager PETRONAS Gas 5 & 6, Plant Manager MLNG and acquired international posting as Adviser to Egyptian LNG operation.

In his 30 years of service with PETRONAS, he has delivered various achievements delivering pace setting performances and revenues for MLNG. His passion and dedication to deliver superior HSE Management was acknowledged by Malaysian Departmental of Occupational Safety and Health (DOSH) where he received recognition as the ‘CEO of the Year’ in 2014.

He is the Chairman of the PETRONAS Global Technical Services Sdn Bhd (PGTSSB) Board, Chairman of PETRONAS Technical Services Sdn Bhd Dubai (PTSSB DMCC), Board member of PTTSB and Board member of PETRONAS Chemical Berhad. Previously he was the Board Member of Bintulu Port Bhd from 2014 to 2015, student Development Advisory Council for University Technology PETRONAS (UTP) in 2015 and member of Engineering Technology Accreditation Council – ETAC 2015 – 2016, Engineers Malaysia.

He holds a Bachelor in Mechanical Engineering from George Washington University (GWU) Washington DC and completed the Leadership Management at the Henley Business School, UK.