Aidid Chee Tahir is the Chief Strategy Officer of Universiti Teknologi PETRONAS. He is responsible for the overall strategy and business planning, project execution and transformation, quality management, and strategic alliances and partnerships at the University.

Leading up to his secondment to UTP, he was a General Manager at Corporate Strategic Planning, PETRONAS, where he was involved in the long term strategic and business direction for both Upstream and Downstream businesses. He has also held several technical positions in plant operations inclusive of Operations Engineering Manager, Plant Rejuvenation and Revamp Manager and Production Shift Supervisor since joining PETRONAS in 1996.

Aidid holds a Bachelor of Science in Engineering from Brown University, a Master of Science in Engineering Business Management from the University of Warwick (in a joint programme with Universiti Teknologi Malaysia) and a Doctor of Philosophy from New College, University of Oxford. He also holds a Professional Engineer with Practising Certificate (Mechanical) license from the Board of Engineers, Malaysia and 1st Grade Steam Generation and Internal Combustion Engineer Licenses from the Department of Occupational Safety and Health, Malaysia.

Ir. Dr. Aidid Chee Tahir
Chief Strategy Officer, Universiti Teknologi PETRONAS