Ir Abd Rashid Md Sidek (“Ir Rashid”)
Malaysian, Age 57, Male
Independent Non-Executive Director
Chairman of Remuneration Committee and Risk Management Committee
Member of Audit Committee and Nomination Committee
A Fellow with the Institute of Engineers Malaysia (FIEM) and a Registered Professional Engineer (P.Eng) with the Board of Engineers Malaysia (BEM), he started his career in 1983 after graduating with a Mechanical Engineering Degree from the University of Salford, Manchester.
Ir Rashid has held responsible positions in Engineering Design, Project Management, Procurement Management, Downstream EPCC Projects, Offshore Platform Operations and Maintenance, among others, that led him to have in-depth, hands on knowledge in monitoring and managing engineering and construction activities specifically in the Oil & Gas, Refining and Petrochemicals Industry.
He was the Executive Director of Toyo Engineering & Construction Sdn Bhd for 17 years.
He was elected as PRESIDENT of the Malaysian Oil & Gas Engineering Council (MOGEC) since 2013. In 2015, Malaysian Petroleum Resource Corporation (MPRC), a unit under PEMANDU in the Prime Minister’s Department appointed him as one of their Independent Advisory Panel (IAP). He currently sits on the board of Technology Park Malaysia Corporation Sdn Bhd (a Malaysian Government Investment Company and an agency under MOSTI) as their Independent, Non-Executive Director.
Ir Rashid was appointed to the Board of T7 Global Berhad on 3rd April 2017.