Non-Independent Non-Executive Director


Tan Sri Shahril was appointed as Managing Director of Sapura Resources Berhad on 19 February 1990, and was later re-designated as a Non-Independent Non-Executive Director of the Company on 1 March 2007.

He is the President and Group Chief Executive Officer of Sapura Group, who manages a diversified portfolio of businesses, namely oil and gas, industrial and manufacturing, property management, aviation, defence and security and rail. On 22 March 2021, he retired as the President and Group Chief Executive Officer of Sapura Energy Berhad and on 30 April 2021 he resigned as the Non-Independent Non-Executive Director of Sapura Energy Berhad.

He is a member of the Asian Executive Board of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology's ("MIT") Sloan School of Management and the Board of Governors of the Asia School of Business, a collaboration between MIT Sloan and Bank Negara Malaysia. He was appointed as Chairman of MIMOS Berhad on 18 May, 2020 and he is also the Chairman of the Malaysia-Brazil Business Council. He was the recipient of the Legion d'Honneur by the Republic of France in 2007, Malaysia's Entrepreneur of the Year award by Ernst & Young in 2009 and Man of the Year award by the Oil & Gas Year Malaysia in 2014. He ws conferred an Honorary Doctorate in Technology Management by the Universiti Teknologi Malaysia ("UTM") in May 2013, He is also a member of the Board of Trustees of the UTM Endowment Fund and Perdana Leadership Foundation.

He was conferred the rank of Honorary Brigadier General of the Territorial Army by the Malaysian Armed Forces in 2014 and was honoured with the Order of Rio Branco by the Government of Brazil in 2019.

He holds a Master of Science in Management of Technology From MIT Sloan School of Management and a Bachelor of Science in Industrial Technology from California Polytechnic State University.

Tan Sri Shahril is a major shareholder of the Company and is also the brother of Dato' Shahriman bin Shamsuddin, the Managing Director and major shareholder of the Company.