Tengku Muhamad Taufik, a Malaysian aged 47, holds a BA (Honours) Degree in Financing & Accounting from Strathclyde University, Glasgow, Scotland. He is a Fellow of the ICAEW and Member of the Malaysian Institute of Accountants (MIA). Tengku Taufik was appointed President and Group CEO of PETRONAS in July 2020. He was previously Executive Vice President and Group CFO in 2018. Currently, he holds Board positions in PETRONAS Carigali Sdn. Bhd., PETRONAS International Corporation Ltd. and PETRONAS Refinery and Petrochemical Corporation Sdn. Bhd. He is the Chairman of East Coast Economic Region Development Council (ECERDC) Audit Committee, National Trust Fund and Northern Corridor Implementation Authority (NCIA) Audit Committee as well as Council Member of the ECERDC and NCIA. Tengku Taufik is also on the Board of Trustees of the Merdeka Award Trust and member of the World Economic Forum (WEF) Oil & Governors Forum, WEF Industry Action Group and APEC Business Advisory Council (ABAC).