Our Top Management Team
AZMAN BIN HJ. ISMAIL
Group Managing Director
Azman graduated from Universiti Teknologi MARA (UiTM) in Actuarial Science. He has more than 20 years of experience in Finance and Trading. He founded Bayam Enterprise in April 2002 and is currently the Group Managing Director of the Company.
A man with vision, he has successfully positioned Bayam as one of the major players in the Offshore Hospitality Services to oil and gas companies in Malaysia. Bayam Enterprise was featured by RESOURCE magazine of the Malaysian Petroleum Club as the company that “pioneering off-site hospitality services excellence” by offering an innovative package of integrated solutions which includes food and beverage, housekeeping, laundry, medical assistance and occupation health services, ground logistic and camp facility management.
ZULKEFLI ABDUL RAUF
Director - Corporate Services
Zul holds a Master of Business Administration (Economics) from Saint Louis University, Saint Louis, Missouri, United States, a Bachelor of Science (Finance) from Indiana State University, Terre Haute, Indiana, United States and a Diploma in Accounting from UiTM, Shah Alam.
He has more than 30 years working experience with multi-nationals upstream oil and gas companies in the areas of financial management, controls and system. He has also extensive experience in human resource management, corporate services, stakeholders engagement and reputation management while serving ExxonMobil, Lundin and Talisman. He was with Talisman Malaysia’s senior management team that successfully delivered various oil and gas development projects in which he played active roles in complex partner and government relations for key stakeholders particularly PETRONAS and PETROVIETNAM.
Zul was a member of the Editorial Board for RESOURCE magazine, a Malaysian Petroleum Club quarterly publication focusing on Oil and Gas Industry in Malaysia. He is also an independent director of Water Standard Malaysia Sdn. Bhd., a subsidiary of Water Standard Incorporate, Houston, Texas, USA, a global water treatment specialist in water-based enhanced oil recovery and produced water solutions to the onshore & offshore oil & gas industry.
MOHD FADRI BIN HANAFI
Mohd Fadri joined as Head of Purchasing in 2009 having been an entrepreneur running food distributions and restaurant business for more than 15 years. He streamlined the supply chain functions in the Group to achieve cost and operational efficiency. Currently he plays leadership role in managing the overall catering and housekeeping business for the company.
Group Strategy Officer
Mr. Khoo trained and qualified as a Chartered Accountant in the UK. He has more than 30 years of experience in audit, finance, investment advisory and management positions dealing with local, regional and international companies.
He has worked in the UK, Iceland, Hong Kong, China, Indonesia and Malaysia in senior finance and management positions. He was the VP of Investment Advisory Services of a China conglomerate in Beijing and headed a Middle Eastern Semi Government Business Centre. In that positions he advised Middle East, European and American companies on China strategies. On behalf of the China conglomerate, he originates, structures and led investments of China acquisitions.
He was also the Special Advisor to the Director of China Agriculture University, State Technological Transfer Unit; advising on the commercialization of the University’s intellectual properties. He was the CEO of OU(M), a joint venture company of The Open University (UK) and Computer Sciences Corporation (USA) which provided education consulting services to institutions of higher learning including Universiti Terbuka Malaysia (UNITEM).
He has written articles for the Malaysian Institute of Accountant (MIA) and was nominated by the MIA as a speaker at the ASEAN Federation of Accountants. He is a Fellow of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (UK), a Chartered Accountant of Malaysia and holds an MBA from Cass Business School, City University London.