Aged 47, Malaysian
Executive Director /
Chief Executive Officer/
Member of Executive Committee
DATE OF APPOINTMENT:
16 May 2016
Leon Andre Harland (“Leon Harland”)
was appointed as an Executive Director and Chief Executive Officer of the Company with effect from 16 May 2016. Leon Harland is responsible for driving Bumi Armada’s short and long term growth plans, charting the strategic direction of the Company, leading the drive to operational excellence, allocating capital as well as forming strategic partnerships with clients and stakeholders.
He brings with him more than 20 years of diverse experience in the oil and gas sector, especially in FPSO, FLNG and T&I segments with proven track record at SBM Offshore and Heerema Marine Contractors. Prior to joining Bumi Armada, Leon Harland was the Executive Vice-President, Commercial & Technology at Heerema Marine Contractors where he was also a member of the Board of Directors, with joint responsibility of building the Company’s performance, and he was directly responsible for all commercial, contracting, engineering and innovation initiatives.
Before Heerema, he worked at SBM Offshore, one of the largest FPSO operators in the world where he held various positions in engineering, project management and business development. In 2004, he was tasked to start up and build their Floating - LNG business.
Leon Harland has no family relationship with any Director and/or major shareholder of the Company and he has no conflict of interest with the Company. He has not been convicted of any offence within the past 5 years nor been imposed any penalty by the relevant regulatory bodies during the financial year.