Dr. Zaidi Osman

Group Corporate Services


  • Oversee Group Human Capital, Group Procurement, Group Corporate Communications and Group Health, Safety, Security and Environment

Skills & Experience

  • In-house Consultant / Head, Group HR for Bina Darulaman Bhd (2018-2019)
  • Management Roles in Petroleum Nasional Berhad (PETRONAS)
    • Head, Operations Readiness Technical Capability, HR Downstream Business (2013-2016)
    • Director, Human Resource Management, BASF Petronas Chemicals Sdn. Bhd. (2010 – 2013)
    • General Manager, Human Resource Management, OPTIMAL Group of Companies (2007-2010)
    • Senior Manager, Capability Development, Human Resource Management Division (2005 – 2007)
    • Manager, Human Resource & Organisation Development, PETLIN Sdn. Bhd. (2002 – 2005)
    • Vice Consul, Education Attaché, Consulate of Malaysia/ PETRONAS Student Advisor Australia (1998 – 2001)
    • Quality Manager, ASEAN Bintulu Fertilizer Sdn. Bhd. (1995 – 1997)


  • Professional Doctorate (DrS) from The Oxbridge Institute – United Kingdom
  • Master of Management (Distinction) from Open University Malaysia
  • Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in Education from Universiti Sains Malaysia
  • Certificate in Procurement and Supply Management (Distinction) from Institut Tadbiran Awam Negara, Malaysia (INTAN)
  • Graduate Certificate International Management from the University of Melbourne
  • Completed the INSEAD Business School Senior Management Development Programme.
  • Post Graduate Diploma Agriculture Economics, University of Reading
  • Fellow & Certified International Professional Trainer, CGL – United Kingdom
  • Certified HRDF Trainer Certificate No. 6579
  • Member, Board of Studies, Al Bukhary International University


  • HR Leader of the Year Gold Award (MiHRM)