Dr. Shahidah is currently the Head of Technology Research & CEO PETRONAS Research. She has 30 years’ experience in Oil & Gas industry, managing & leading various technology projects.
She has been in various positions ranging from chemist, process technologist, lead of technology management and till recent one. In 2017, she has been selected as the American Chemical Society International Fellow for Industrial & Engineering Chemistry Division. She is the only Malaysian & first women in Asia that has ever received this honor.
She obtained her degree in Australia and PhD in UK and in 2018 received a Doctor of Engineering (High distinction) by Queens University, Belfast.