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Energy Commission Members

The Energy Commission consists of the Chairman, the Chief Executive Officer, three members representing the government and not more than six other members with vast knowledge and experience in matters relating to finance, engineering, business or administration or other relevant areas. The members of the Commission are appointed by the Minister in charge of energy.

The board representations of the Commission members will enhance the credibility of the Energy Commission and safeguard the interest of its stakeholders.

Dato Azian

 
Dato' Azian bin Osman (Chairman)

Dato’ Azian bin Osman, a lawyer by training, graduated with a Bachelor’s Degree in Law in 1984 from the University of Malaya. He then began his career as an advocate and solicitor from 1986 until 2005 with vast expertise in various legal fields including a stint as a member of the Malaysian Bar’s disciplinary committee before venturing into the corporate world in an impressive array of valuable tenures.

Prior to joining the Energy Commission, he served as the chairman of the National Housing Development Company also known as Syarikat Perumahan Negara Berhad (SPNB) from 2006 to 2010 before leading GIATMARA Malaysia as well as the Lumut Maritime Terminal Sdn Bhd. Previously, he also spent four years as a member of the Rubber Industry Smallholders Development Authority (RISDA) and more recently as a member of the trust board for TEKUN Nasional.

He also served as a board of director for esteemed government agencies and corporations including Lembaga Kemajuan Pertanian Negeri Perak (2003-2008), Perak Corporation Berhad (2003-2009), Indah Water Konsortium Sdn Bhd (2003-2006) and Opus International Group plc. (2003-2006).

Dato’ Azian Bin Osman was appointed as the Chairman of the Energy Commission on 8 May 2020.

Dato' Mohamad Razif bin Haji Abd Mubin

Dato’ Mohamad Razif bin Abd Mubin is currently the Deputy Secretary General (Energy), Ministry of Energy and Natural Resources, Malaysia. He began his career as civil servant in 1995 and brings with him a wealth of experience in administrative and leadership roles in various Government segments and held key positions in other Ministries, such as: Assistant Secretary in Ministry of Land and Cooperative Development; Representative of Malaysia to the Asia Pacific Energy Research Centre (APERC), Tokyo; Principal Assistant Secretary at the Ministry of Energy, Communications and Multimedia; Counselor at the Permanent Mission of Malaysia to the United Nations, New York; Deputy Director at Malaysian Administrative Modernisation and Management Planning Unit (MAMPU); Director of the Environment and Natural Resources Economic Section in Economic Planning Unit (EPU), Prime Minister’s Department of Malaysia; and most recently, as Senior Deputy Director at Organizational Development Division Public Service Department, Malaysia (BPO, JPA).

He participated in various advanced leadership programme jointly organised by JPA and Razak School of Government (RSOG) such as: Senior Leadership Programme, Judge Business School, University of Cambridge, in 2015; Advanced Leadership Management Programme, INTAN, in 2016; Senior Leadership Programme, Melbourne Business School, University of Melbourne in 2016; and Branding Leader, Branding the Nations, Said Business School, University of Oxford, in 2018.

He also served as a board of director for various government agencies including Malaysian Green Technology Corporation (MGTC) (2015 – 2018), SWCorp (2015 – 2018) and Malaysia Programme Office for Power Electricity Reform (MyPower) (2022).

Dato' Mohamad Razif bin Abd Mubin was appointed as a Member of the Energy Commission on 20 April 2022.

Puan Anis Rizana binti Mohd Zainudin @ Mohd Zainuddin

Puan Anis Rizana binti Mohd Zainudin @ Mohd Zainuddin graduated from Universiti Putra Malaysia with a Master of Business Administration (Finance). She graduated from Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo, United States of America (USA) for her Bachelor of Business Administration (Finance) in 1991. She obtained her Diploma in Public Administration from IINTAN, Bukit Kiara in 1995 and Diploma in Investment Analysis from MARA Institute of Technology in 1990. She has also attended the Advanced Leadership Management Programme at INTAN Bukit Kiara in 2010, Advanced Leadership Development Programme at Razak School of Government in 2011 and Advanced Management Program at Harvard Business School, Boston, USA in 2011.

Puan Anis Rizana started her career in early 1993 serving the private sector in the stockbroking firms and manufacturing industry before joining the public sector in 1994. She was appointed as the Senior Private Secretary to the Minister of Finance in 1999. She was serving as the Principal Assistant Secretary for few divisions under the Ministry of Finance such as the Finance Division; MOF (Inc.), Privatisation and Coordination Division; Loan Management and Finance Policy Division; Economics and International Division and Budget Management Division. In 2008, she was appointed as the Deputy Under Secretary at the Investment, MOF (Inc.) and Privatization Division and subsequently after her two year stint at Malaysia Airports Holdings Berhad as the General Manager, Corporate Planning under the Cross Fertilization Programme (Khazanah Nasional Berhad/Public Service Department), served as the Head of Economic Stimulus Secretariat Unit, Ministry of Finance. In 2012, she was appointed as the Deputy Under Secretary, Remuneration Policy, Public Money, and Management Services Division. Before that in 2009, she was also appointed as a Special Function Officer to the Chief Secretary of the Government under the Prime Minister’s Department.

Under the Integrity and Governance Division (NKRA Against Corruption) in 2014, Puan Anis Rizana Mohd Zainudin @ Mohd Zainuddin served as the Director for the division for a year before she moved to be the Senior Research Fellow, later assume the responsibility as the Head Of Cluster for Development and Policy Research at the National Institute of Public Administration (INTAN) Bukit Kiara. Subsequently in 2018, she was appointed as the Head of Cluster for the Economics and Public Finance Cluster in INTAN. She was later on promoted as the Deputy Secretary General (Operations) for the Ministry of Women, Family and Community Development in 2019 before she is now appointed as the Deputy Secretary General (Investment) under the Ministry of Finance.

She received the Golden Key National Honor Society Award from Western Michigan University in 1992 for her excellent academic achievements. She was also the top scorer for JUSA Advanced Leadership Management Programme in 2010 at INTAN Bukit Kiara. In 2019, she was awarded the Iron Lady Award by Road Safety Marshal Club for her efforts and contributions in empowering women, society and humanity.

Puan Anis Rizana Mohd Zainudin @ Mohd Zainuddin was appointed as a Member of the Energy Commission on 5 December 2020.

Tuan Mohd Sukri bin Mat Jusoh

Tuan Mohd. Sukri bin Mat Jusoh is currently the Director for Energy Division of the Economic Planning Unit (EPU), Prime Minister’s Department since December 2021. He graduated with a Bachelor Degree of Economic and Management from Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia and a Master Degree of Political Science from Meiji University in Tokyo. He also holds a Diploma in Public Management from the National Institute of Public Administration (INTAN).

Tuan Mohd Sukri is responsible in formulating the overall planning for energy sector including oil and gas, electricity, renewable energy and energy efficiency initiative.  He is also involved in the formulation of the New Energy Policy 2022-2040 and exploring new energy development such as hydrogen technology, carbon capture and storage and promoting electric vehicle utilisation.    

Tuan Mohd Sukri has been serving EPU for more than 20 years at various positions and departments. Prior to his current role, he was the Deputy Director for Manufacturing Industry, Science and Technology Section, EPU for almost two years. His task among others include policy formulation to promote the development of manufacturing sector, SMEs, and FDIs. Previously, he had also served as the Director for the Development Division, Ministry of Economic Affairs (MEA) from 2019-2020 responsible in project planning, coordinating and monitoring. He also served as the Director for K-Economy Section from 2018-2019 and oversaw the development of digitalisation and public service delivery agenda for the country.

During his early days in EPU, he served as an Assistant Director for Infrastructure Section, EPU responsible for port and railway development, Principal Assistant Director for Regional Development Section in charge of corridor development and state GDP, Principal Assistant Director for Equity Division in charge of income inequalities and poverty alleviation as well as the Deputy Director for Energy Section. Perbadanan Teknologi Hijau Melaka, Johor Petroleum Development Corporation and Perbadanan Kemajuan Pulau Pinang have also appointed him to their Boards of Directors.

Tuan mohd Sukri bin Mat Jusoh was appointed as a Member of the Energy Commission on 1 February 2022.

 

Dato’ Ir. Dr. Shaik Hussein bin Mydin

Dato’ Ir. Dr. Shaik Hussein bin Mydin graduated from Universiti Teknologi Malaysia in 2012 with Engineering Doctorate (EngD) in Construction Technology and Management, after pursuing  his Master of Science in Project Management at Universiti Sains Malaysia in 2002. Dato’ Ir. Dr. Shaik Hussein has also obtained a  Bachelor in Civil Engineering from Universiti Teknologi Malaysia in 1998.

Dato’ Ir. Dr. Shaik Hussein bin Mydin started his career in 1998 and has more than 20 years of professional experiences having worked for engineering consultancies companies. Dato’ Ir. Dr. Shaik Hussein served as the Design Engineer and then appointed as the Professional Director, starting 2001. In 2013, Dato’ Ir. Dr. Shaik Hussein was appointed as the Deputy Chairman for Lembaga Kemajuan Wilayah Pulau Pinang (PERDA) until 2018. Prior to joining the Energy Commission, he was the Board of Director for Keretapi Tanah Melayu Berhad (KTMB), and respectively the Commissioner for Suruhanjaya Penerbangan Awam Malaysia (MAVCOM).

Throughout his career, Dato’ Ir. Dr. Shaik Hussein has contributed to the development of few articles and journals, such as Buildability Attributes at Design Stage in Malaysian Building Construction, for International Journal of Sustainable Construction Engineering and Technology, and Buildability Problems in Malaysian Building Construction, for Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) International Conference.

Dato’ Ir. Dr. Shaik Hussein Bin Mydin was appointed as a Member of the Energy Commission on 14 May 2020.

 

Datuk Adnan bin Seman @ Abdullah

Datuk Adnan bin Seman @ Abdullah graduated from Universiti Islam Antarabangsa Malaysia with Bachelors of Law (LLB) with Honors in 2000 before being called to the Malaysian Bar in February 2002. He also obtained Masters of Management from Universiti Tun Abdul Razak in 2012.

Datuk Adnan served as the Legal Assistant at Messrs. Hisham Sobri & Kadir from 2002 to 2004. In July 2004, he established his own firm named Messrs. Adnan Seman & Associates which was then merged with two other firms in 2005 until June 2009. Adnan then demerged and changed the name of his firm to Messrs. Adnan Sharida & Associates, and to date, he is still a practicing Advocates and Solicitors.

Datuk Adnan’s area of practice is Civil Litigation with a broad 18 years of experience in representing clients in Court including celebrities, minister or former ministers where he specializes in handling defamation cases, construction and contractual disputes and other general litigation matters. Adnan had also represented private companies in International Arbitration proceedings and numerous Court cases were reported in law journals and reported in the news.

As a former Exco of Muslim Lawyers Association, he had participated in continuing education and community services where he regularly appears in various television interviews, online portal news and written newspapers on politics and legal issues.

Datuk Adnan Bin Seman @ Abdullah was appointed as a Member of the Energy Commission on 14 May 2020.

Dato' Dr. Halim bin Man

Dato’ Dr. Halim bin Man graduated from the University of Birmingham, the United Kingdom with a PhD’s Degree in Human Resource Management and Business Strategy. He also has a Bachelor of Arts and Social Sciences (Hons) degree from the University of Malaya, and a Master of Public Administration degree from the University of Southern California, Los Angeles.

Dato' Dr. Halim  is a former Secretary-General, Ministry of Energy, Green Technology and Water (KeTTHA). He has served in the civil service for more than 35 years holding various important positions such as Director of the National Institute of Public Administration (INTAN), Registrar/General Manager (Management) of the University of Malaya, and Deputy Secretary-General of the Ministry of Energy, Water and Communications (KTAK).

He has served on the Board of Directors in various organizations such as Bank Simpanan Nasional (BSN), Telekom Smart School Sdn. Bhd., Multimedia Development Corporation (MDC), Multimedia University (MMU), Malaysia Thailand Joint Development Authority (MTJA), Yayasan lnovasi Malaysia, and Pusat Tenaga Malaysia (PTM). While at PTM, he was involved in the establishment of the Malaysian Green Technology Corporation (MGTC), the entity responsible for the planning and implementation of green technology programs in Malaysia.

He has also been appointed as a Member of the Malaysian Communications and Multimedia Commission (MCMC), Commissioner of the National Water Services Commission (SPAN), and an Independent and Non-Executive Director at Pengurusan Aset Air Berhad (PAAB).

Dato' Dr. Halim  has extensive expertise and experience in the implementation of policies related to the energy sector involving the supply and consumption of electricity and gas, renewable energy (RE), and energy efficiency. In addition, after the restructuring of KTAK to KeTTHA in 2009, he was responsible for policy formulation and driving green technology in the country.

He also specialises in human capital development, including top management training programme and consulting services in the areas  of leadership, strategic management and organizational change. In 2002, he received the Eisenhower Fellowship USA as a top  honour for his outstanding  contributions to the civil service, especially  in the area of leadership development.

Dato' Dr Halim bin Man was appointed as a Member of the Energy Commission on 1 October 2021.

YB Senator Ir. Ts. Khairil Nizam bin Khirudin

YB Senator Ir. Ts. Khairil Nizam bin Khirudin was appointed as a Member of the Energy Commission on 1 November 2021.

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Ts. Abdul Razib bin Dawood (Chief Executive Officer)

Encik Abdul Razib bin Dawood graduated with a BTEC National Diploma in Engineering in 1991 from the Coventry Technical College followed by an Electrical Engineering Degree from the University of Warwick, United Kingdom in 1994. He was then awarded his Master of Science in Power Electronic Engineering from the University of Manitoba in Canada in 1996.

Encik Abdul Razib started his early career with Tenaga Nasional Berhad Engineers Sdn. Bhd., and has more than 20 years of professional experience, having worked for both Malaysian and Australian national power utilities, independent power producers, TNSP and as a consultant for renewable energy. During his career highlights, he had held many roles such as a construction engineer, project manager, technical advisor, systems planning engineer and a power system study specialist.

From October 2012 to August 2017, he was the Head of Electricity Market Operations with the Energy Commission before assigned by the Prime Minister’s Department to be the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Malaysia Nuclear Power Corporation from 2017 to 2018. On 9 April 2018, Encik Abdul Razib Bin Dawood was appointed as the Chief Operating Officer (COO) of the Energy Commission. On 2 April 2019, he was appointed as the Acting Chief Executive Officer responsible for the overall administration and management of the functions of the Energy Commission.

Encik Abdul Razib Bin Dawood was appointed the new Chief Executive Officer of the Energy Commission effective 1 August 2019.