Zahid Osman

Vice President, LNG Business

Zahid Osman, aged 45, was appointed as Vice President, LNG Business effective 1 August 2017.


  • Overall management and operations of the LNG Business arm of MISC
  • Development of the LNG Business’ sustainability and profitability through efficient and strategic business development and stakeholder management

Academic/Professional Qualifications

  • Masters 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, various subsidiaries and joint venture companies within the MISC Group
  • Council Member, Malaysian Gas Association
  • Chairman of Advisory Panel at Malaysia Women in Energy (MyWiE)

Past Experience

  • 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


  • No family relationship with any Director/Major Shareholder of MISC Berhad
  • No conflict of interest with MISC Berhad
  • No conviction for any offences within the past 5 years other than traffic offences, if any
  • No penalty imposed by the relevant regulatory bodies during the financial year 2020.