Founder of PT Mulia Industrindo Tbk, Zainal Abidin bin Abdul Jalil is on the board of Dagang NeXchange Bhd. (former Group Managing Director & Director), Theta Edge Bhd., Ping Petroleum Ltd. and Skills Development Fund Ltd.
He previously was Chief Executive Officer of Malakoff Corp. Bhd. and Chairman-Executive Board at Hidd Power Co. (a subsidiary of Malakoff Corp. Bhd.), Principal at Exxon Mobil Corp. and Vice President for Esso Exploration Angola Ltd. (a subsidiary of Exxon Mobil Corp.), General Manager-Operations at Petron Fuel International Sdn. Bhd. and Member of Institute of Electrical Engineers (England).
He received an undergraduate degree from The University of Queensland.