Zahid Osman

President & Chief Executive Officer, AET Pte. Ltd. (AET)

Zahid Osman was appointed as the President & CEO of AET on 1 June 2023.


  • Overall leadership and management of AET, the petroleum and product shipping arm of MISC
  • Development of AET’s sustainability and profitability through efficient and strategic business development and stakeholder management

Academic/Professional Qualifications

  • Master in Business Administration, University of Chicago Booth School of Business, USA
  • Degree in Industrial Economics, University of Nottingham, UK
  • Management Program on Strategy Creation, Columbia Business School

Present Appointments

  • Board Member, AET Pte. Ltd. (a subsidiary within the MISC Group)
  • Council Member and Chairman of Government & Regulatory Affairs Working Committee, Malaysian Gas Association
  • Chairman of Advisory Panel at Malaysia Women in Energy (MyWiE)
  • Committee Member, The London P&I Club

Past Experience

  • Vice President, Corporate Planning, MISC Berhad
  • Vice President, Gas Assets & Solutions, MISC Berhad
  • Vice President of Venture Development, Shell Integrated Gas & New Energies
  • Management positions in finance, Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) marketing and trading, business development, commercial, Upstream production sharing contract (PSC), stakeholder management, Joint Venture (JV) governance, gas advocacy and project management in Upstream, Downstream, Integrated Gas and Trading businesses, Shell Group of Companies