Datuk Prakash Chandran

Technical Advisor and Director, PERMINTEX Group and Former President & CEO, Siemens Malaysia and Indonesia


DATUK PRAKASH CHANDRAN graduated with a B-Tech Degree in Electrical and Electronics Engineering from the University of Kerala in 1985.

During the past 35 years, he has held several key roles with Multinational Corporations like Siemens, ABB and CG. (President Director & CEO of PT. Siemens Indonesia – 2017 to 2021, President & CEO Siemens Malaysia Sdn. Bhd. – 2009 to 2018; just to name a few.)

He has an established network and market presence in ASEAN in the Energy and Infrastructure space wherein he has designed and implemented multiple successful company strategies with passion; to drive growth in Energy Transition, Digitalization and Energy Efficiency verticals.

He believes that an effectively localized and integrated Digitalization, Environmental and CSR plan together with good Governance is a pre-requisite to ensure business continuity.

He is currently a Technical Advisor and Director of the PERMINTEX Group.