Our PeopleERALab Sdn Bhd draws the expertise and experience of our management team, comprising of multidisciplinary professionals to drive the success of the company.
Noor Azimah Mustafa
Managing DirectorNoor Azimah is the founder of ERALab Sdn Bhd and has served as the Managing Director since its inception in 1995. An alumna of Murdoch University, Perth, Australia with an MSc. in Environmental Impact Assessment (1993), Noor Azimah also holds a Bachelors degree in Chemistry from Univeristi Kebangsaan Malaysia (UKM). She is a registered chemist with Institut Kimia Malaysia and a full member Malaysia Industrial Hygienist Association (MIHA). With more than 30 years of experience in laboratory operations and HSE consultancy/monitoring program, she was previously attached to ERINCO Sdn Bhd as a senior environmental consultant. Prior to that, she has served Negeri Sembilan Water Supply Department (1986-1991) as the Project Manager cum Chemist where she successfully set-up three laboratories including a laboratory for the Research Centre. Under her leadership, the company has extended its services throughout the country and also the region. Among the recognitions under her tenure ship are the Runner Up for Women Entrepreneur Award by SME Bank in 2015 and 2011 SME Women Entrepreneur Award by SMI Association of Malaysia.
Operations ManagerZurida Jamil, co-founder of ERALab Sdn Bhd, acts as the Operations Manager of the company. Aside from ensuring the company runs effectively and smoothly, she is responsible in managing the Environmental Department. A Biochemistry graduate from University of Western Australia, Zurida's 23 years of experience revolves around the company's development from a two-woman outfit into a respectable firm of more than 30 strength. She is a registered Noise Competent Person with the Department of Safety and Health (DOSH) and EIA Consultant with the Department of Environment (DOE).
Laboratory ManagerNoraini Shair joined ERALab in 1996 from the Department of Water Supply in Negeri Sembilan (JBANS). She has over 28 years of experience in laboratory analysis since graduated with a Diploma in Microbiology from MARA Institute of Technology (ITM) in 1989. A Life Member of the Malaysian Society for Microbiology (MSM) and with her vast experience in laboratory services, she is responsible for the overall implementation of quality system for the laboratories of ERALab. Her stint at JBANS as the Research Officer and Trainer saw her active participations in special studies to enhance the quality of raw and treated potable water supplied throughout the state. As the main consultant for the ISO/IEC 17025 of ERALab, she has been involved in several projects, including the upgrading of the Tasek Laboratory of the Department of Water Supply, Brunei Darussalam. With her extensive background in both chemical and microbiological analysis, Noraini is spearheading in the expansion of the laboratory to be one of the leading laboratory service provider in the country and region.
Siti Hamimah Ismail
Industrial Hygiene ManagerJoined ERALab in 2008 as a Principal Consultant and is currently the Manager of Industrial Hygiene Department. Siti Hamimah has been in the Occupational Safety and Health (SHO) services for over 12 years. She holds a Masters in Science (MSc) in both Occupational Health and Occupational Safety and Health (OSH) from Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia (UKM). She is a full member of the Malaysian Industrial Hygienist Association (MIHA), the British Occupational Hygiene Institute and the International Institute of Risk and Safety Management. She has gained a vast experience as the microbiologist and also the Laboratory Manager during her tenure in IMC and NIOSH for several years before joining ERALab. She was a part time lecturer with NIOSH for a number of years. She is also a qualified and experience IAQ Assessor and currently is the Lead Assessor for ERALab for projects involving Chemical Health Risk Assessment (CHRA), Health Risk Assessment (HRA) and Indoor Air Quality (IAQ) Assessment.
Mohd Rashidi Md Shafi'i
Fluid Lab (PVT) Manager
Rashidi joined ERALab in 2011 as the PVT/ Fluid Manager. He holds a Bachelor's degree in Petroleum Engineering for University Technology Malaysia. Rashidi started his career as an Engineer Support at Petronas Gas Berhad in 2001 prior joining Core Laboratory (M) Sdn Bhd as a PVT Technician. He joined PETRONAS Research and Services Sdn Bhd (PRSS) as a Research Engineer from 2002 to 2007 and subsequently moved to Expro Oilfield Services Sdn Bhd. One of the key highlight of his career was his participation in PVT analysis with Gold Lab around the world including Siberia, Libya , Algeria and FAC Reading. As the PVT Manager, Rashidi is responsible in the development of the fluid analysis laboratory and on-site sampling and analysis capabilities of the company. Among notable projects secured includes PVT Analysis study with Talisman Malaysia Limited (2013-2015) and Glycol and Water Analysis with PETRONAS Carigali Myanmar (2012).