Independent/Non-Executive Director

DATO’ ZULKIFLI IBRAHIM, aged 61, was appointed to our Board as Independent Non-Executive Director on 1 December 2015.

He obtained a Bachelor of Science (Honours) degree in Electrical and Electronics Engineering from Leeds University, United Kingdom in 1979. He is a registered Professional Engineer with the Board of Engineers, Malaysia and a Member of the Institution of Engineers, Malaysia.

He began his career with the National Electricity Board now known as Tenaga Nasional Berhad in 1979. He has over 8 years of experience in power plant construction and was involved in the design of six large power plant projects throughout Malaysia.

In 1993 he joined Sikap Power Sdn Bhd where he was involved in the development of the 1,303 MW Lumut power plant. In 1994, he set up the first 100% Malaysian owned and managed company, involved in managing the operations and maintenance of power plants, known as Teknik Janakuasa Sdn Bhd (“TJSB”). He headed this company as a General Manager and was promoted to Chief Operating Officer in 1996.

In September 2004, he was appointed as an Executive Director in Jimah Energy Ventures Sdn Bhd (“Jimah”), the project development company of the 1,400 MW Jimah power plant. He was subsequently appointed as the Managing Director of Jimah on 1 June 2005 before retiring in January 2014