Malaysia is the second largest oil and gas producer in Southeast Asia, with proven oil reserves of 3.7 billion barrels and proven natural gas reserves of 38.5 Tcf as of 2013. Its western coast runs alongside the Strait of Malacca, a significant energy corridor linking the Indian and Pacific Oceans, while the eastern part of the nation contains the states of Sabah and Sarawak. Nearly all Malaysiaâ€™s oil is produced from offshore fields. These are located on a continental shelf comprising the Malay basin in the west and the Sarawak and Sabah basins in the east. Major companies active in Malaysiaâ€™s oil and gas industry are national oil company Petronas, ExxonMobil and Shell.
An Executive generally relates to a position at the highest level of organizational management, tasked with the day-to-day management of a company or department. Executives are usually positioned at the head of products, geographic units or specific functions such as the Chief Financial Officer. They are often referred to collectively as executive or higher management, and include titles such as Chief Executive Officer, Chief Information Officer and Chief Operation Officer.