Zainol Mohd Isa
Head, Planning, Development and Compliance
Zainol graduated with an Electrical Engineering (Power) Degree from Universiti Teknologi Malaysia and obtained a Postgraduate Corporate Diploma in Airport Engineering from Universiti Teknologi MARA under the Malaysia Airports Corporate Development Programme (MACDP). He is a certified International Airport Professional (IAP) and a Member of the Institute of Value Management Malaysia (IVMM). He is responsible for the management of the entire KLIA 100 sqkm area. He began his career with the Public Works Department (JKR) and was subsequently seconded to the Department of Civil Aviation (DCA) in 1981. He later joined MAHB when it was corporatised in 1992. He has 35 years of experience in airport operations and maintenance, planning and development, and project management including for operations management of events such as MotoGP and Formula 1 during their pioneering days. Prior to becoming the Head, Planning, Development and Compliance, he was the head of MASB where among notable achievements include Langkawi International Airport being named Asia Pacific’s Best Airport in its category for the years 2013 and 2014, and turning around four non-profitable airports.