Report: MGA's 36th Annual General Meeting

20 June 2022

The 36th Annual General Meeting (AGM) was held on 20th June 2022 in Kuala Lumpur. It was the first physical AGM since the onset of the pandemic in 2020. It was an encouraging turnout with a total of 33 corporate member companies represented.

The AGM was preceded by an industry talk on “Malaysia’s Domestic Gas Resources & Demand Outlook” and ended with a networking tea.

In his speech, MGA President, Abdul Aziz Othman said that Malaysia is blessed with its own indigenous natural gas that has afforded Malaysia uninterrupted access to reliable, secure and affordable energy supply even in the backdrop of volatile energy market and the pandemic.

MGA as Bridge Between Policymakers & Industry Players

In recapping the activities in 2021, MGA President highlighted the roundtables on LNG market and Third Party Access organised by MGA as platforms of discourse for policymakers, regulator, energy experts and market participants in preparation for the full market liberalisation. Another major platform of discourse organised by MGA was the Malaysian Gas Symposium (MyGAS 2021).

With the country recovering towards endemic, MGA President was pleased to share that more physical networking events will be organised in 2022 including Malaysian Gas Golf Challenge, Industry Gala Dinner and Technical Visit.

MGA President also urged MGA members to jointly advocate MGA’s positions on natural gas in our communication with key stakeholders.

AGM Proceedings & Decisions

Agenda 1: The Minutes of 36th Annual General Meeting was confirmed
Agenda 2: The Annual Report 2021 was adopted. The report can be accessed at this link.
Agenda 3: The Audited Statement of Accounts for FYE 31 Dec 2021 was adopted.
Agenda 4: The following Council members were elected;

Full Corporate Members

•Choong Yen Li, Shell

•Muhamad Syahril Hussin, Exxon Mobil

•Md. Ezamudin Mohd Said, PTTEP

Ordinary Corporate Members

•Ramanrao Abdullah, Deleum Berhad

•Mohd Helmy Ibrahim, Segari Energy Ventures

Agenda 5: The meeting appointed BDO Malaysia as auditor until the next AGM.
Agenda 6: There was no resolution submitted for consideration.
Agenda 7: No other business was raised.