Syed Hashim Syed Abdullah

Vice President, Offshore Business

Syed Hashim Syed Abdullah was appointed as Vice President, Offshore Business on 5 May 2015.

Qualification, Skills and Experience

Syed Hashim holds a Diploma in Industrial Chemistry from Institute Technology MARA and has attended the Senior Management Development Programme at INSEAD in 2004.

He has more than thirty (30) years of experience in the upstream Oil & Gas industry business chain i.e. exploration, development and production, serving in various roles and capacities. He has thus, acquired in-depth technical knowledge, capability in operations, safety and project management, and also management competencies in strategic planning, PSC management, problem solving and decision making in addition to human resource development and management.

He commenced his career in 1978 as Production Superior/Planner with Hewlett Packard Malaysia and left in 1982 to join PETRONAS Carigali Sdn. Bhd. (PCSB) as a Production Specialist. He was with PCSB until 2011 where the last position held was as General Manager, JV Operations.

Prior to his current position, he was the General Manager, Asset Management of Offshore Business since 1 December 2014.

Other Commitments

Syed Hashim also holds directorships in various subsidiaries and joint venture companies within the MISC Group including Malaysia Marine and Heavy Engineering Holdings Berhad.