Director (eAM Malaysia)
Ali is a Professional Engineer, having served the Malaysian utility, TNB, for almost 30 years in various capacities, including network planning, customer service, project implementation and human resource development.
Ali also spent some time as a lecturer at Uniten, TNB’s own university.
During his time at Uniten, Ali was fundamentally involved in the development of the first Asset Management Plan for TNB Distribution.
Ali has a PhD in Electrical Engineering, with a focus on interconnection of renewable energy plants to the Grid, and this is what led him to become SEDA’s (Sustainable Energy Development Authority) first COO, a post he held for almost five years until he decided to set up, and become Director of, eAsset Management Sdn Bhd, the Malaysian subsidiary of eAM UK.
Ali is the Chairman of the SIRIM Technical Committee on RE, as well as being a council member of the Institution of Engineers Malaysia (IEM).
He is able to interact comfortably with the highest levels of management, and operational staff, and has a strong network within asset-heavy organizations in the ASEAN region.