Ts. Saiful Bakhtiar Osman


Ts. Saiful is a seasoned multiple-awards winning CIO with an MBA. He is currently the Head of IT, Shared Services for PNB Commercial, the Real Estate subsidiary of PermodalanNasional Berhad, a premier Fund Management company in Malaysia.

He was ranked as Top World CIO 200, by the Global CIO Forum, for the years 2022, 2021 and 2020. He was also ranked as Top CIO for ASEAN for 3 consecutive years, 2021 (CIO75), 2020 (CIO50) and 2019 (CIO50) by IDG (now known as Foundry).

He brings with him a 23-years of experience in IT Management, Strategic Planning, IT Security, Digital Transformation, Project Management, Risk Management and Business Continuity.

He is also actively participating in IT events and summits as a Speaker, Panelist or Moderator, both locally and cross border, as his way of giving back to the industry by sharing his knowledge and experience.