ABDOL ALIM BIN YAACOB, 59, holds a Master’s Degree in Business Administration from Dublin Metropolitan University and a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration from Universiti Teknologi Mara (UiTM).
Abdol Alim has extensive corporate work experience especially in sales and marketing both at the domestic and international levels. Prior to his career in KOPETRO, he held an Executive position with Felda Marketing Sdn Bhd and Mitco Sdn Bhd. He was also Marketing Manager of Heveafil Sdn Bhd, Senior Manager of International Business at EON Berhad, General Manager of Aftersales Hicomobil Sdn Bhd, General Manager of Aftersales Hicom Chevrolet Sdn Bhd and General Manager of Sales & Marketing for AAM. On 3 May 2011, he was appointed as the Group Chief Executive Officer of KOPETRO and he holds the distinguished position until the present.
He is driven to develop KOPETRO into a strong and sustainable cooperative both at the domestic and international levels. Under his leadership, KOPETRO will work towards opening more branches and sales offices around the world.