Encik Jamalludin Bin Obeng was appointed as a Managing Director of Perdana Petroleum Berhad (“PPB”) on 1 October 2021.
Encik Jamalludin Bin Obeng has over 30 years of working experience in the oil and gas industry. He started his career with PETRONAS in 1990 at Petronas Carigali Sdn Bhd and was involved in operations, corporate strategies and business planning, both locally and in Vietnam. In 2000, he joined Cahya Mata Sarawak Berhad initially as the Business Development Manager and subsequently was promoted to Group Manager, Procurement. In 2003, he moved to Kencana HL Sdn Bhd, a subsidiary of Kencana Petroleum Group as General Manager, Business Development. He was subsequently promoted to Chief Operating Officer in 2008 and a year after was promoted to the position of Managing Director, a position he held until 2012.
Encik Jamalludin joined MMHE Sdn Bhd as the General Manager, Business Development and Commercial in 2013 and then moved to Petra Energy Berhad as Group Business Development Director in 2015. In 2017, he took the position of Chief Commercial Officer in Icon Offshore Berhad providing leadership and direction to the Group Commercial team. In 2020, he joined SK Hull Sdn Bhd, a start-up subsidiary of Nam Cheong Ltd and was a Director there until his present position in Perdana Petroleum Berhad.
He is currently the President of the Malaysia OSV Owners’ Association.