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Izwan Zainal Abidin

Managing Director / Chief Executive Officer (CEO)

Terra Drone Technology Malaysia (TDMY)



Short Biography:
A 21-year veteran in industrial sectors, Izwan is the Managing Director / Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Terra Drone Technology Malaysia Sdn Bhd (TDMY). Izwan brought with him extensive knowledge and invaluable corporate experiences in the energy, marine, Oil & Gas, UAV and Artificial Intelligence sectors. At the earlier stages of his career development, Izwan was among the pioneers of High Voltage Power Transformer manufacturing in Malaysia under the license of SIEMENS AG of Germany. Then, he was based in Sudan as a PETRONAS vendor there for a few years, before he went on to manage and operate several power plants for a public listed company, including diesel-powered and hydro power plants. For the last few years, Izwan was involved with Artificial Intelligence, UAV and drone technologies, including being appointed in 2018 as Aerodyne Group's Project Director in Europe and later the Chief Operating Officer of Inference in 2019. In February 2020, Izwan partnered up with Terra Drone Corporation of Japan to incorporate TDMY. Currently, TDMY is based at Technology Park Malaysia (TPM) in Kuala Lumpur.