DATO' DR. AWANG DAUD BIN AWANG PUTERA, Executive Chairman
Dato' Dr. Awang Daud Bin Awang Putera, a Malaysian, born in 1964, is our Executive Chairman.
He obtained an intermediate certificate for Mechanical Fitter / General Mechanic in 1980 from Institut Kemahiran MARA, Malaysia. He obtained his Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering in 1994 from the University of the East, Philippines, and subsequently obtained a Masters in Mechanical Engineering in 2007 from the Universitas Pancasila, Jakarta, Indonesia.
He began his career with Syarikat Jengka Pahang Sdn Bhd as an apprentice in 1978, where he was trained in repair and overhaul of rotating equipment such as electric motor, multi centrifugal pumps, rotary pumps boiler and driers. Subsequently in 1983, he joined Malaysia LNG Sdn Bhd and was eventually promoted to Supervisor. He was a part of the pioneer group, which set up the mechanical workshop for the first product of LNG and maintenance of Malaysia LNG Sdn Bhd. In 1994, he joined Serba Dinamik as a Director and was involved in field supervision, coordination and managing various projects, construction and fabrication tasks, planning and tendering, attending negotiation and handling managerial portfolios.
In 2018, Dato’ Awang Daud was conferred the highest professional qualification of CHARTERED FELLOW, which carries the post nominal FCILT from The Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport Malaysia (CILTM). In 2020, he received an Honorary Doctorate in Technology from Geomatika University College. He has over 40 years of experience in the field of mechanical engineering.
He was appointed to our Board on 19 August 2020 as Non-Independent Non-Executive Chairman. He assumed his current position as Executive Chairman on 16 February 2021. He currently serves as Director for other listed company and several private limited companies.