Captain Koh is a seasoned entrepreneur with over 30 years of experience in the global oil & gas, offshore and marine industry in the Middle East and Asia. He is the Chairman of Makamin Offshore Saudi Ltd, a growing offshore and marine services player in Saudi Arabia and he holds directorship positions in several oil and gas services companies in Middle East and Asia. Previously, he has served as the Executive Director of UMW Oil and Gas Berhad, a major oilfield services company on Bursa Malaysia, where he was responsible for its international joint ventures and operations.
Captain Koh is a Malaysian national. He currently serves in a government capacity as the Market Linker of Malaysia External Trade Development Corporation (MATRADE), where the objective is to increase participation and exports of Malaysian oil and gas companies in GCC.
He holds a Bachelor of Aeronautical Engineering from Hartfield University, United Kingdom.
Jeffery Lau brings over 10 years of business and professional experience across the energy, offshore and marine sectors, where he specializes on business strategy, growth, market entry, new ventures and investments.
Mr. Lau is a member of the founding management team of Makamin Offshore Saudi Ltd, a Middle East offshore and marine services company, where he is responsible for company’s strategy development, corporate finance and business development functions.
Mr. Lau has also worked in investment banking industry in United Arab Emirates and South East Asia, where he was involved in a number of M&A and Capital Markets transactions across the Energy, Oil & Gas, Marine, Telecommunication and Healthcare sectors.
Mr. Lau holds a Bachelor of Commerce Degree from University of Melbourne, Australia.