Captain Rajalingam Subramaniam

President & Chief Executive Officer, AET

Captain Rajalingam Subramaniam was appointed as the President & Chief Executive officer of AET Tanker Holdings Sdn. Bhd. on 1 January 2016. Prior to holding the current position, he was Vice President, Fleet Management Services of MISC Berhad since 1 September 2008.

Qualification, Skills and Experience

He holds a Post Graduate Masters in Business Administration from Universiti Utara  Malaysia and a Master Certificate of Competency (Foreign Going) from ALAM, a wholly-owned subsidiary of MISC Berhad.

Captain Rajalingam graduated from ALAM in 1983 and subsequently sailed on MISC vessels before joining shore services in 1996. Since then, he has held various positions in MISC Berhad and AET. 

Other Commitments

Captain Rajalingam also serves the industry, such as the Royal Malaysian Navy where he was appointed Honorary Commander in November 2009. He has served at the International Association of Independent Tankers Owners (INTERTANKO) as Vice Chairman and currently chairs its Gas Tankers Committee. He also sits on the committee for a number of class societies.

He also serves as a board member in several subsidiaries and joint venture companies within MISC and AET Group.