- President & Group CEO PETRONAS
Tan Sri Wan Zulkiflee Wan Ariffin began his career with PETRONAS in 1983 as a Process Engineer. Over the years, he has held various positions including Executive Assistant to the President; General Manager, International Projects Management Division of OGP Technical Services; and General Manager for the Strategy and Business Development Unit.
He then served as the Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of PETRONAS Gas Berhad, a public listed subsidiary, and later became the Vice President of Gas Business.
In 2010, he was appointed Executive Vice President and Chief Executive Officer of Downstream Business and as the Chairman of PETRONAS Chemicals Group Berhad and PETRONAS Dagangan Berhad. He also assumed the additional role of Chief Operating Officer of PETRONAS in 2012.
He is currently the Chairman of the National Trust Fund, a Council Member of the East Coast Economic Region Development Council (ECERDC) and chairs the ECERDC Audit Committee. He also serves as the Pro Chancellor of Universiti Teknologi PETRONAS, a member of the Global Science and Innovation Advisory Council (GSIAC), an Advisory Council Member of the National Institute of Public Administration (INTAN) and a member of the Board of Trustees for the Razak School of Government.
He attended the Advanced Management Program at Harvard Business School in 2004 and was conferred an Honorary Fellowship by the Institution of Chemical Engineers, United Kingdom in November 2005.
Tan Sri Wan Zulkiflee Wan Ariffin was appointed President and Group CEO on 1 April 2015.