Iraq Country Chairman
Petronas Carigali Iraq Holding B.V.
A Mlik b Jaffar has assumed the position of Head Iraq, PETRONAS Carigali Iraq Holding B.V. (PCIHBV) as of 1st April 2016. As CEO and PETRONAS Country Chairman Iraq, his portfolio includes managing the entire spectrum of upstream exploration and production activities in three (3)oil fields in Iraq, which includes Garraf (Operator), Badra and Halfaya, as co-investor.
With more than 25 years of experience in the PETRONAS upstream business, he was previously the Head of Projects and Engineering, PETRONAS Carigali Sdn. Bhd., responsible for the development and execution of various Malaysia and International Projects. He has directed and been involved in many notable projects in Malaysia and overseas, including in Pakistan, Iran, Iraq, Turkmenistan and many others, both offshore and onshore.
He has a Bachelor of Science (BSc) in Civil Engineering from the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, United States and enjoys sports and travelling. He is also interested in areas of project management, especially in continuous improvements and people development.