This story has not been verified yet. Then again, if is true it would be as damaging as it was when Former Parti Sosialis Malaysia Vice President and PR woman Sheryl Stoddard was appointed as General Manager of Corporate Communications almost a year and half ago.
Since former CEO Tan Sri Hassan Merican’s contract ended early last year, Petronas made some strategic changes in their talent management. Personalities from outside were brought in for top management positions. This ‘liberalisation’ is a new practice, which should not extend towards people who are not supportive but instead is counter productive to the Leadership’s agenda of ‘developmental economics’, especially in the challenges of bringing the nation and rakyat to a high income economy.