Our Organization


Organisation arrangement of MTJA and its link to Production Sharing Contractors in the JDA.

Organization Chart

        The Malaysia-Thailand Joint Authority is governed by the board consisting of two Co-Chairmen and twelve Members of Malaysia and Thai nationals, appointed in equal number by the respective Governments.

PRESENT MTJA BOARD MEMBERS (Last Updated on 1st October 2016)

Malaysia

Thailand

YBHG. DATUK NORIYAH BINTI AHMAD

Co-Chairperson, MTJA

DR. KURUJIT NAKORNTHAP

Co-Chairman, MTJA

YBHG. TAN SRI DATO' SRI HAJI MOHAMED APANDI BIN HAJI ALI

Attorney General of Malaysia
Attorney-General's Chambers

DR. AREEPONG BHOOCHA-OOM

Permanent Secretary
Ministry of Energy

YBHG. DATUK SERI DR. RAHAMAT BIVI BINTI YUSOFF

Director-General,
Economic Planning Unit
Prime Minister's Department

MR. VEERASAK PUNGRASSAMEE

Director-General
Department of Mineral Fuels

Y.M RAJA NURSHIRWAN BIN ZAINAL ABIDIN

Secretary-General
Ministry of Foreign Affairs

MR. DISTAT HOTRAKITYA

Secretary-General
Office of the Council of State

YBHG. DATO’ SERI IR. DR. ZAINI UJANG

Secretary-General
Ministry of Energy, Green Technology and Water

ADMIRAL NARIS PRATHUMSUWAN

Assistant Commander-in-Chief
The Royal Thai Navy

YBHG. DATO' KHODIJAH BINTI ABDULLAH

Under Secretary,
Tax Analysis Division
Ministry of Finance

MS. SUTTIRAT RATTANACHOT

Director-General
Comptroller-General's Department
Ministry of Finance

EN. MUHAMMAD ZAMRI JUSOH

Vice President
Malaysia Petroleum Management
PETRONAS

MR. CHIRDCHU RAKTABUTR

Director-General
Department of Treaties and Legal Affairs
Ministry of Foreign Affairs

PRESENT MTJA MANAGEMENT AND STAFF

        Under the MTJA Board, there is a management staff of MTJA comprising equal number of Malaysia and Thai executives in eight positions (CEO, DCEO, Department Managers & Assistant Managers in three departments).

which oversee three main areas of responsibilities:

        The MTJA Management supervises, facilitates, and monitors petroleum exploration, development and production activities of the Production Sharing Contractors (PSC) in Block A-18, Blocks-17 & C-19 and Block B-17-01 of the Joint Development Area. Please see section "Contractors/Operators" in the JDA.

        The rotation concept between Malaysia & Thailand officers and their secondment from certain departments and oil & gas company is for a 4 years tenure.