Position: Head of Innovation, PETRONAS
Fadhlan is currently the Head of Innovation at PETRONAS since 1st of May 2020. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, New York, USA.
He started his career in Sauber PETRONAS Engineering as a Finite Element Analysis engineer at Hinwil, Switzerland after completing his studies as a PETRONAS scholar. In his 17 years of experience, Fadhlan has held various domestic and international assignments which include as a project engineer for the commercialization of NE01 car engine technology in Shenyang, People’s Republic of China, as the Head of Technology Commercialisation and as the Head of Upstream Technology in PETRONAS.
He is now in charge of introducing Innovation Gateway @ PETRONAS – the first and single online platform for technology crowdsourcing.