Management Commitee

Mohamad Hafiz Bin Zolkipli

Career History

Mr. Hafiz was appointed as Chief Operation Officer in August 2018. Prior to joining NanoMalaysia, he was with Petroliam Nasional Berhad (PETRONAS), Malaysia’s national oil and gas company, where he served as Head of Business Process Advisory and Solutions in the Malaysia Petroleum Management division and Head of Risk Planning and Governance in the Project Delivery and Technology division.

He has also worked in various manufacturing and business processes functions across a wide range of industries; from manufacturing at Western Digital and Flextronics as a process engineer, to banking at CIMB Group as Manager of Business Process Engineering. Mr. Hafiz is a certified Lean and Six Sigma practitioner and has completed a wide range of process improvement activities and reengineering projects within Malaysia and abroad. He brings years of experience in business process management to the operations of NanoMalaysia, and is responsible for optimising current processes, while building the necessary business process framework to further NanoMalaysia's growth.

Personal Background

Mr. Hafiz hails from Perlis and is currently married with three children. As he is an avid science fiction and comic books fan, he spends most of his leisure time building Gunpla model kits and catching up on episodes of Star Trek, the DCTV universe and other sci-fi shows. He is also a keen collector of coins and banknotes from the world over.

Academic Qualification

  • Bachelor of Mechanical Engineering, University College London, United Kingdom
  • BTEC National Diploma (Engineering), Coventry Technical College, United Kingdom