Address

Cenergi SEA Berhad
Level 4, Block E, Dataran PHB Saujana Resort, Section U2, 40150 Shah Alam, Selangor.
Malaysia.

General Line
+603 5885 0454

Fax Line
+603 5885 1474

Leadership Team

Senior Leadership Team

Cenergi's management consists of leaders who are passionate to create a better environment for the world.

Management Team

Eric Wong Hong Yee

General Manager, Project Management Division

Eric Wong joined Cenergi SEA in August 2012 and was appointed as the Head of Renewable Energy in 2014 after the successful acquisition of a 2.0MW biogas project in Palong. He has more than 20 years of experience working for a variety of construction firms. Previously, he has worked for Rhodia Energy Services and served as the Project Manager for AES Agriverde in Clean Development Mechanism (CDM), which is related to the use of biogas derived from palm oil mill effluent (“POME”).

He has successfully managed the construction of five palm oil mills during his tenure at AES Agriverde. In Cenergi, he completed the 2.0MW Havys Biogas Plant, which began exporting power to the national grid in August 2013. To date, he has overseen the development of 10 biogas power plants in Peninsular Malaysia.

Eric earned a bachelor’s degree in civil engineering from South Dakota State University, USA

Ir. Kwok Yew Hoe

Chief Business Development Officer

Ir. Kwok Yew Hoe joined Cenergi SEA in September 2022 as the Chief Business Development Officer. He started his career with Sime Darby in 1998 in field services and engineering. He had various business and management roles with Sime Darby; overseeing the Caterpillar Energy and Transportation businesses in Malaysia and Brunei, before managing the operations of an independent large scale solar power plant. During his tenure with Sime Darby Industrial, he had led a team to develop its maiden investment in biogas energy at Tennamaram palm oil mill and saw through the successful completion of the plant. Ir. Kwok had also successfully spearheaded the bids and eventually the design and delivery of a custom backup power generation systems for Malaysia’s largest Deepwater production platforms, Gumusut-Kakap, Kikeh and Malikai, while engaging with clients such as Petronas, Shell, Mubadala, Technip and McDermott. He also has notable achievements in the utility space namely in various distributed powerplant design and construction at remote locations for Tenaga Nasional (TNB), Sarawak Electricity (SEB) and Sabah Electricity (SESB), and Black Start generation system at Sultan Iskandar Power Station, Johor for Tenaga Nasional (TNB).

Ir. Kwok holds a degree in Electrical Engineering from University of Malaya and an MBA from Multimedia University. He is a Professional Engineer (PE) registered with the Board of Engineers Malaysia (BEM), and also a Corporate Member and current Council Member of the Institution of Engineers Malaysia (IEM). He has extensive experience in the energy industry, including distributed power generation in renewable energy, oil and gas and utility sectors, spanning business unit management and business development.

Shamsuddin Sulaiman

General Manager, Operations and Maintenance Division

In January 2013, Shamsuddin began working with Cenergi SEA as the operation manager for the Havys Biogas Plant. Later, he was promoted to Regional Manager in charge of the biogas portfolio’s growth. Shamsuddin started his career in Building Service Management with Menara Kuala Lumpur Sdn Bhd in 1999 before working for Felda Palm Industries Sdn Bhd in 2002. In 2008, he made the switch to a sector with more renewable energy opportunities. From that point on, he has taken part in the evaluations, operations, and management of biogas-to-flare and biogas-to-grid energy projects as part of the Feed-in-Tariff scheme.

He gained further insight and expertise in the operations and maintenance of biogas, which helped him become a more sought-after speaker on many platforms, like PIPOC, biogas conferences, and colleges, to promote biogas as a sustainable energy source. Additionally, he has been contributing and is now participating in the curriculum for a training program focused on the “Operation and Maintenance of Biogas Power Plant Course” led by SEDA. Currently, he holds the position of External Advisor (Industry) for a UKM bachelor’s degree program.

Shamsuddin received his bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering with Hons. from the University of Malaya.

Hairol Azizi Tajudin

Group Chief Executive Officer

Hairol became Group Chief Executive Officer of Cenergi SEA in March 2020. He has worked in the oil & gas and power sectors for over 25 years. He began his career in 1993 with Sarawak Shell Berhad as Control and Instrumentation Engineer and later joined Malakoff in 1997. During his 23 years at Malakoff, he has held several leadership positions such as Senior Vice President, Plant Manager, Head of Engineering, and Head of Department in multiple functions such as operations & maintenance, business development, and project development in the power, water, and renewable energy sectors.

His key achievements among others in Malakoff were the acquisition of 40% share in Al-Hidd power and water plant in Bahrain, acquisition of 50% share in 420 MW Macarthur wind farm in Australia, the largest one in Southern Hemisphere, completion of turnaround, modification, and improvement projects in coal-fired power plant and achievement of best plant performance in 2017 managing 2,100 MW coal-fired power plant as Plant Manager.

Hairol earned his Bachelor of Engineering in Electrical, Electronics & Systems with First Class Honours from Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia. He also attended and completed the Harvard Senior Management Development Program in Malaysia in 2018.

Halim Selamat

General Manager, Asset Management Division

Halim joined Cenergi SEA in October 2021 as the Head of Engineering and subsequently in April 2022 was redesignated as Head of Asset Management Division. He started his career in Malakoff in 1995, as Maintenance Specialist at 1,303 MW Lumut Power Plant, Segari, Perak. After obtaining his engineering degree in 2002, he had progressively developed his career in Malakoff as Technical Support Engineer, Planning Manager, Boiler Maintenance Manager and Head of Engineering, in several power plants i.e. Combined Cycle Power Plants, Coal Fired Power Plants and District Cooling Utility.

His key achievements in Malakoff were the successful implementation of a turnaround program for a 2,100 MW coal-fired power plant through major plant improvements and engineering modification works at the plant especially thermal boiler system. He was instrumental in establishing a risk-based inspection program company wide, to ensure long-term safe and reliable operation of the coal fired power plants.

Halim earned his Bachelor of Engineering (Hons) in Mechanical Engineering from University of Science, Malaysia. He is currently the holder of First Grade Steam Engineer’s Certificate and First Grade Internal Combustion Engineer’s Certificate from Department of Safety and Health, Malaysia (DOSH).

Noorhayati Noor

General Manager, Corporate Services Division

Noorhayati Noor joined Cenergi SEA in July 2022 as General Manager of Corporate Services Division. She holds a Master’s Degree in Business Administration from Universiti Sains Malaysia and a Bachelor’s Degree in Education (TESL) from Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia.

She brings along with her more than 25 years of human resource experience. 15 years in generalist role and 10 years in compensations and benefits, performance management and talent acquisition. She has both operational and strategic human resources exposure in MNCs namely, Seagate Technologies, Intel Technologies, Texas Instruments, Western Digital and GLCs organisations such as Khazanah Nasional Berhad, and Armed Forces Fund Board. She is very well versed in merger and acquisition activities and in new business set-up. Her strength is in compensations and benefits, performance management, talent acquisition, and HR business partner role.