The Senior Management of the Merged Group following the Acquisition will be:
Datin Norlia is the Managing Director for Geopremium. She was appointed to the board of that company in 2010 and became the Managing Director in 2012.
Datin Norlia began her career as a Dealer with Kwong Yik Bank in 1980. She subsequently joined Bank Utama as a Treasury Manager in 1984 until 1990. She was a Broker at Foreign Exchange from 1994 to 1996, and a Sales Manager at Applied Business from 1997 to 2007.
She graduated with a Bachelor of Arts (Hons) in History from University Malaya in 1979.
Mike is the SOL Group’s Senior Technical Supervisor & Technical Coordinator and is responsible for mud cooler technical advice and client coordination.
Mike began his career as a Motorman with Tioman Drilling (M) in 1978. He was a Seismic Surveyor at Western Geophysical of America from 1981 to 1983, a Technician at Weatherford (M) Sdn Bhd from 1983 to 1990, a Senior Technician at Weatherford (M) Sdn Bhd from 1983 to 1990 and a Senior Technician at Frank’s Casing from 1991 to 1998. In 1998, he joined McConnel Dowel doing night electrical maintenance and then became a Technical Coordinator at Kejuruteraan Samudra Timur Bhd in 2004. He joined Solidgro as a Technical Coordinator in 2008.
Mike graduated with a Diploma in Electronics from Federal Institution of Technology Petaling Jaya, Malaysia in 1994.
Condo is SOL Group’s Technical Consultant and is responsible for all technical matters relating to conductor piling services.
Condo began his career as a Mud Logger with Core Laboratories (M) Sdn Bhd in 1978. He was a Mud Logger (Logging Unit Crew Chief) at Baroid (M) Sdn Bhd from 1983 to 1984, and a Service Technician at Weatherford (M) Sdn Bhd from 1985 to 1995. In 1995, he joined Kejuruteraan Samudra Timur Bhd as a Technical Manager (TRS and hammer service department), and became a Hammer Engineer in 2000. He joined Color Ocean Energy in 2007 as a Director in the hammer/mud cooling service areas. In 2014, he became Solidgro’s main Technical Consultant for conductor piling services.
Condo graduated with a Diploma in Building Construction from the Technical Institute of Kuantan, Malaysia in 1977.
Leonard is the SOL Group’s Accountant and is responsible for the group’s financial matters.
Leonard began his career as an Audit Semi Senior and a Tax Semi Senior with SH Tan & Partner/TL Yew Management in 1995. He was an Accountant with G&W Industries (M) Sdn Bhd from 1998 to 2002, and the Head of Accounts/Taxation at OBM Consultancy Sdn Bhd from 2002 to 2005. In 2005, he joined Appco Sdn Bhd as an Accountant. In the same year, he left Appco Sdn Bhd and became a freelance Management Consultant for three years. He then became a Staff Accountant at Global Home Company from 2008 to 2010, and was an Accountant and Human Resource Manager at ASG Security Sdn Bhd from 2010 to 2012. He joined Solidgro Energy as an Accountant in 2012.
Leonard graduated with a Diploma in Accounting from the London Chamber of Commerce and Industry Examination Boards, United Kingdom in 1995. Leonard also holds a Professional Degree in Accounting and Finance from the Association of Internal Accountants, United Kingdom and a Masters of Business Administration from the University of Ballarat, Australia.
Bryan is the SOL Group’s Business Development Manager and is responsible for the Group’s business development, sales and marketing.
Bryan began his career as a Sales Engineer with Sam McCoy Engineering Sdn Bhd in 1996. He was a Sales Engineer at Hexagon Distributors Sdn Bhd from 1998 to 2000, a Sales Engineer at MEIS Systems Sdn Bhd from 2000 to 2008, a Senior Sales Engineer at ALSTOM Services Sdn Bhd from 2008 to 2010, a Sales Manager at Tenaga Tuib Sdn Bhd from 2010 to 2012 and a Business Development Manager at Oilfields Supply Centre Sdn Bhd from 2012 to 2014. He joined the SOL Group as a Business Development Manager in 2014.
Bryan graduated with a Certificate in Technology (Mechanical Engineering) from Tunku Abdul Rahman College, Malaysia in 1996.
Dillon is the SOL Group’s Operations Manager and is responsible for the overall operations of the Group’s services.
Dillon began his career as a Site Engineer with MME Gamuda JV in 2009. He joined Solidgro as a Service Engineer in the same year. In 2013, he was promoted to the role of Operations Manager for Geopremium.
Dillon graduated with a Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) in Civil Engineering from Universiti Sains Malaysia in 2009.
Teng is the SOL Group’s Base/Service Manager and is responsible for the group’s technical and maintenance services.
Teng began his career as a Technical Coordinator with Kejuruteraan Samudra Timur Bhd in 1993, where he worked for 14 years until 2007. He joined Solidgro as a Base/Service Manager since 2007.
He graduated with a Sijil Pelajaran Malaysia (SPM) from SMK Sultan Ismail, Chukai, Malaysia.
V Rot is the SOL Group’s Quality, Health, Safety & Environment (QHSE) Manager and is responsible for the Group’s QHSE matters.
V Rot began his career as an IQC Supervisor with Omni Electronics (M) Sdn Bhd in 2001. He was a QA Engineer at Meiban Plastics Sdn Bhd from 2002 to 2005, and a QA/QC engineer at Portescap Danaher Motion (M) Sdn Bhd from 2005 to 2008. In 2008, he joined Kejuruteraan Samudra Timur Bhd and worked there until joining Geopremium in 2009. He was promoted to QHSE Manager in 2013.
V Rot graduated with a Bachelor’s Degree of Engineering in Electrical/Electronic Engineering from the University of Technology Skudai, Johor, Malaysia. He was certified as a Safety Officer by Malaysia’s National Institute of Occupational Health and Safety in 2013.