Ir. Syakirah, an Electrical Engineer with Professional Engineer Certification, holds a Masters Degree in Electrical Engineering from UNITEN and is currently pursuing her PhD in th field. She has had 18 years experience in power systems, including managing transmission networks, generation scheduling and load forecasting. She has also managed the tariff setting mechanism for Peninsular Malaysia. Her current portfolio covers international and local energy related business development, with focus on renewable energy including solar, mini hydro, biogas, biomass, waste to energy and energy storage.