Sarawak Energy New Group CEO Pays Courtesy Call on the State Secretary

KUCHING, THURSDAY, 3 NOVEMBER 2016: Sarawak Energy’s Group CEO Encik Sharbini Suhaili (left) paid a courtesy call on Sarawak State Secretary, YB Tan Sri Datuk Amar Haji Mohamad Morshidi bin Abdul Ghani at his office at Wisma Bapa Malaysia Petra Jaya, Kuching on Wednesday 2nd November, as part of his introductory rounds.

Sharbini is a Sarawakian with extensive national and international experience in the oil and gas industry in high level positions with petroleum giants, Shell and PETRONAS. Prior to assuming the role of Sarawak Energy Group CEO on 1st November 2016, Sharbini was PETRONAS Group Vice President for Health, Safety, Security and Environment reporting directly to the President.

Sharbini was tapped to lead the government-owned power utility and energy development company with regional ambition after an extensive search for a Sarawakian with international credentials.

He began his career in Sarawak Shell Berhad in Miri, and spent more than 5 years in the Shell Head Office in The Hague, The Netherlands as a Process and Project Engineer working on oil and gas projects in Iran, Norway, Peru, Philippines and the UK. He was General Manager of Shell Malaysia's Sabah upstream operations and headed their non-operated joint-ventures before joining PETRONAS in 2010 as Vice President, Production International.

He was later appointed Vice President, Upstream International looking after PETRONAS’ upstream businesses which operate in more than 23 countries stretching from Indonesia, Myanmar, Vietnam to Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan in the Caspian and Iraq, Oman in the Middle East, to Egypt, Sudan, Chad, Algeria and Mauritania in Africa, in Ireland, Canada and Argentina in the Americas, working with more than 50 international partners around the world.

Sharbini Suhaili takes office on 1st of November 2016 as the new Group Chief Executive Officer of Sarawak Energy