Mohd Noor Bin Setapa obtained his Master in Science Management from the Robert Gordon University, United Kingdom. He is also a Degree holder in quantity surveying, graduated from University of Caledonian Glasgow, United Kingdom.
He has over 30 years of experience in project management, procurement, construction and commissioning of major civil structures and gas facilities. He began his career in 1986 as a Quantity Surveyor with Coastal Resources Sdn. Bhd. He worked for various construction companies, initially as a project Quantity Surveyor and later as a Project Manager from 1988 to 1992. In 1992, he established a construction company, named as BD Sdn. Bhd., which is a bumiputra G7 Class registered company. The company, through a joint-venture with Abrar and PT Udinda undertook the KTM double tracking project from Tanjung Pagar to Kulai, Johor. He is the Chairman of Mitrans Transportation and Logistics Solution Sdn. Bhd. The company collaborates with Mitrans UiTM to involve in providing digital data on Malaysia Logistics Performance Index.
He is also the Chief Executive Officer of Metra LLC, Oman where he actively works with the Omanis and Saudis in setting up and running an asset integrity company in the oil and gas industries in the Middle East.
He was appointed to the Board of Directors of T7 Global Berhad on 3 April 2019.