Adnan Zainol Abidin appointed as PetGas chairman

by TMR/ pic credit: petronas.com

PETRONAS Gas Bhd (PetGas) appointed Adnan Zainol Abidin (picture) as the group non-independent and non-executive chairman and director, replacing Adif Zulkifli.

In a statement to Bursa Malaysia yesterday, PetGas said Adif resigned from the post following his appointment as executive VP and CEO of upstream business at Petroliam Nasional Bhd (Petronas) on Oct 16, 2019.

Adif’s latest position was previously held by Adnan. Prior to this appointment, Adnan was the senior VP of project delivery and technology in Petronas, appointed in April 2019.

He is currently the chairman of MLNG Group of Co, Petronas LNG Sdn Bhd and Petronas Canada LNG Ltd. He is also serving as a director in Petronas Carigali Sdn Bhd and Petronas International Corp Ltd.

Adnan joined Petronas in 1984 and has spent a total of 35 years in the company, covering various portfolios and positions.