Abdul Aziz Othman

PETRONAS

Vice President Gas & Power

As the Vice President of Gas & Power, Aziz leads the business in ensuring long term business growth and steer sustainable value for stakeholders. For the past 33 years, Aziz held numerous management roles across PETRONAS in the Gas & Power as well as Petrochemical businesses, including Vice President, Strategy & Ventures at PETRONAS Energy Canada Limited. He is also an Non-Independent Executive Director of PETRONAS Gas Berhad and a board member of several PETRONAS wholly-owned companies. He also appointed as the President of the Malaysian Gas Association since 2021. He graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering from the University of George Washington, USA and completed the Senior Executive Program from London Business School.

Sessions With Abdul Aziz Othman

Wednesday, 9 March

  • 07:30am - 08:35am (CST) / 09/mar/2022 01:30 pm - 09/mar/2022 02:35 pm

    Asia Gas Market Liberalization: Speed versus stability

    Panel Gas & LNG
    Asian gas markets are at different stages of the liberalization process, with the aims of improving market efficiency, increasing competition, and therefore putting downward pressure on prices. However, policymakers are also grappling with the challenges of energy supply security, cost escalation, and growing decarbonization commitments. How will the energy supply crunch and price volatility impact the progress of market reform? How will policymakers balance the growing momentum in decarbonization commitments with market liberalization? How can incumbents and new entrants adjust their strategies to navigate these changes?