Sapura Energy
Tan Sri Dato' Seri Shahril Shamsuddin
President and Group Chief Executive Officer,
Non-Independent Executive Director,
Malaysian
AGE / GENDER/ NATIONALITY:

58 / Male / Malaysian

DATE OF APPOINTMENT:

9 December 2011

BOARD COMMITTEE MEMBERSHIP:

Nil

DIRECTORSHIP IN OTHER PUBLIC COMPANIES AND LISTED ISSUERS:

  • Director, Sapura Resources Berhad

WORKING EXPERIENCE:

Tan Sri Shahril is the President and Group Chief Executive Officer of Sapura Energy. He is also the President and Group Chief Executive Officer of Sapura Group, which manages a diversified portfolio of businesses that include secured communications technologies, aviation, automotive manufacturing and property development.

Under Tan Sri Shahril’s stewardship, Sapura Energy has received numerous accolades, including the Fabulous 50 listing by Forbes Asia in 2013 and 2014, Asia’s Overall Best Managed Company in Natural Resources by FinanceAsia in 2014, New Upstream Player of the Year award by The Oil & Gas Year Malaysia in 2015, Marginal Oil Fields Development Company of the Year award by Frost & Sullivan in 2015, Best Pipe Layer Operator award by Petrobras in 2018 and APAC Company of the Year (Energy Services, Offshore and Marine) by Energy Council in 2019.

Tan Sri Shahril is a member of the World Economic Forum’s ASEAN Regional Strategy Group, the Asian Executive Board of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) Sloan and the Board of Governors of the Asia School of Business, a collaboration between MIT Sloan and Bank Negara Malaysia.

Tan Sri Shahril was the recipient of the Legion d’Honneur by the Republic of France in 2007, Malaysia’s Entrepreneur of the Year award by Ernst & Young in 2009 and Man of the Year award by The Oil & Gas Year Malaysia in 2014. He was conferred an Honorary Doctorate in Technology Management by the Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM) in May 2013. He is also a member of the Boards of Trustees of the UTM Endowment Fund and the Perdana Leadership Foundation.

ACADEMIC/ PROFESSIONAL QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Master of Science in Management of Technology, MIT Sloan School of Management, United States of America
  • Bachelor of Science in Industrial Technology, California Polytechnic State University,  United States of America