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PETRONAS appoints new members to the board

October 5, 2015

PETRONAS is pleased to announce the appointment of Tan Sri Zarinah Anwar and Dato’ Sharifah Sofianny Syed Hussain as members of its Board.

The Appointment of Tan Sri Zarinah and Dato’ Sharifah took effect from 17 August 2015 and 1 October 2015 respectively.

Tan Sri Zarinah Anwar, former Chairman of the Securities Commission, currently chairs the Malaysia Venture Capital Development Council and is a Member of the PEMANDU Board of Trustees. She brings with her a wealth of experience as Chairman of the Capital Market Development Fund and leadership positions in other financial institutions.

An accountant by qualification, Dato’ Sharifah Sofianny Syed Hussain began her career with Shell Malaysia, serving in auditing and accountancy roles. In 2012, she was appointed as Maybank Investment Berhad’s Head of Institutional Equities and held various senior roles within the Group.

The PETRONAS Board is confident that that their diverse skills, knowledge, experience and expertise will be invaluable to the organisation.

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