Kencana Names Ismail Executive Director

Kencana Petroleum Berhad has announced that the Company's Non-Executive Director, Azmi Bin Ismail, has been redesignated and named Executive Director of Kencana. 

Ismail has 21 years of vast professional experience in geophysics, particularly in the field of seismic data processing and project management, mostly related to oil and gas projects. He started his career in the oil and gas industry as a Wellsite Operations Engineer in Sawarak Shell Berhad in September 1986. He was later promoted to Operations Engineer, where he supervised rig operations as well as designed well programs. Ismail subsequently joined CGGAP Sdn. Bhd., a service contractor providing geographical services to the exploration and production companies in the oil and gas industry in the Asia Pacific Region as a Deputy Center Manager in 1990 and was promoted to Managing Director in September 1995. He subsequently left the company in April 2008. Presently, he is also an executive member of the board of Technology Innovation Resources Sdn. Bhd. and the Managing Director of Petroprojek Sdn. Bhd.