Abdul Karim bin Yaakub
Q: What is your academic background?
"I have a Degree in Industrial Chemistry"
Q: What is your experience in the Oil & Petrochemical industry?
"I have been in the industry for the past 7 years working in the Laboratory at different levels and have experience in handling various scientific instruments, Gas Chromatographs, Engine Testing (RON) and many more. I am currently supervising the laboratory for its day to day operations and also maintaining the quality and integrity of results released by the chemists in the laboratory. I also get involved with the terminal to maintain safety in operations and help mitigate risks in order to have a safe environment. I do provide training to new chemists who come on board as well as interns for their career development."
Q: Tell us about your career highlights?
"I was promoted as Lab Supervisor in 2016 after being in the company as Laboratory Operation Executive for 2 years. This was due to the hard work and efforts put in to grow the Pengerang Laboratory in terms of extension of laboratory accreditation scope and the satisfaction of the customers."