Dr. Shahidah Bt M Shariff
Head Technology Research & CEO PETRONAS Research Sdn Bhd (PRSB)
Dr Shahidah Mohd Shariff has been the Head of Technology Research, Group Research & Technology (GR&T) and CEO of PETRONAS Research Sdn. Bhd. (PRSB) since 2016. She is responsible for the R&D and technology deployment for the company. She joined PETRONAS as a chemist in 1987 and has held several positions which include Account Manager of Petrochemical Groups, Head of Process Technologist and Head Technology Management Department. She has led the development of award winning technologies. She graduated in Applied Science in Applied Chemistry, Queensland University of Technology, awarded PhD in Chemistry from University of Leeds, United Kingdom and Doctor of Science (High Distinction) from Queen’s University of Belfast, United Kingdom. She is Fellow of the American Chemical Society I&EC Division and Board members of several companies.