Dato’ Hazimah Zainuddin
Group Managing Director & Founder
Hyrax Oil Sdn Bhd

At Hyrax Oil, we have a strong desire to excel in all areas of our business. Each and every staff in our company plays his or her role and contributes to achieve a culture of excellence. The expertise of our team and their commitment to teamwork are key factors in the success of Hyrax Oil in a competitive business environment. The strong desire for excellence also contributes to quality of the products. The products of Hyrax Oil follow strict specifications and are certified by international regulatory standards such as the American Petroleum Institute, MTU Friedrichshafen GmbH of Germany, and Doble Engineering Company of USA. Due to the quality of the products as well as the commitment from the staff, in addition to the Malaysian domestic market, we have successfully penetrated into more than 35 countries.

Corporate Profile

Incorporated in Malaysia in 1991, Hyrax Oil Sdn Bhd (Hyrax Oil) has achieved a remarkable growth since its inception.  With 32 years of experience, Hyrax Oil has rapidly grown from its humble beginning as a transformer oils trading company to become an established manufacturer and a global player in the manufacturing of lubricants with a full range of top quality and high-performance lubricants; including transformer oils, specialty products and other petroleum derivatives.

Today, Hyrax Oil has gained a reputation as a world class lubricants provider boasting a global footprint spanning across Asia, the Middle East and Africa, with market presence in over 35 countries.  The growing demands of lubricants continue to command focused attention from Hyrax Oil’s dedicated workforce.  Ensuring the wide reach of its market expansion, the company has embarked on a market rationalisation into regions with re-organised off-site production facilities. 

In Malaysia, Hyrax Oil’s 3.5-acre export-oriented blending plant is positioned to serve far-reaching global markets by taking logistical advantage of its strategic location within the vicinity of Port Klang, one of the busiest ports in Southeast Asia.  Whilst the latest 5-acre blending plant in Muthurajawela, Sri Lanka, is designated to focus and serve the South Asian region.  Both plants are fully equipped with an advanced laboratory and state-of-the-art infrastructure, catering to a wide assortment of requirements from both domestic and international customers.

Hyrax Oil’s commitment to quality and excellence is the foundation of its growing success.  With rigorous research and development works incorporated into product formulations, the company takes pride in creating its high-performance lubricants.  In addition, through the certification of ISO 9001:2015, Hyrax Oil continues to demonstrate its commitment to quality and customer satisfaction.  Moreover, the company’s production and supply reliability and logistics efficiency, supported by a comprehensive marketing program, have increased its customers’ confidence and brand loyalty towards Hyrax branded products.

Respectively, as a recognition of its high-quality, excellent and distinctive products, Hyrax Oil has earned the National Mark of Malaysian Brand, which was awarded by SME Corporation Malaysia in collaboration with SIRIM QAS International Sdn Bhd, since it was first launched in 2009.  The National Mark Certification program serves to promote the development of Malaysian brands that meet global quality standards, and Hyrax brand proudly and prestigiously represents one of them.

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Our Vision

Our vision is to be a Leading Global Player in the Oil and Gas industry with a recognized brand worldwide achieved through our sheer hard work, commitment and dedication.

Our Mission

Our mission is to manufacture petroleum products of excellent quality to meet the standards and specifications set by the international regulatory bodies and as expected by our customers all over the world.

Our Leadership

Our leadership is to provide guidance whether to our employees or clients, and inspire them through leading by example with motivation, trust and positive actions.

Our Ethics

Our ethics are based on core philosophy of integrity and mutual respect. We are committed to nurturing our employees and protecting our environment by promoting responsible actions.

Our Mission

Our culture centered on trust and dependence around our most valuable asset: our people.  We work collaboratively to foster the growth and prosperity of our business goals and the sustainability of environment, towards building a better future.

Our Shared Values

Our People

Built on trust – We are Hyrax!

Genuine. Reliable. Confidence. Proud of our legacy but always forward-thinking.  These attributes keep us performing at our optimal best, so that we can offer our loyal customers nothing less.  Our relentless commitment to excellence allows us to meet the diverse needs of different industries, distributors, and consumers with our range of Hyrax lubricant products.

Despite the passage of time since 1991, we have remained steadfast in our heritage, capability, and commitment to significantly improve the lives of our customers and industries.  We have continuously evolved with agility and an unwavering determination to provide our customers with nothing but the best, which has not only allowed us to withstand the test of time, but also to flourish with it.

Our remarkable employees, who share the same spirit and creativity, have played an essential role in making all of this possible.  They have gone beyond the call of duty to champion innovation and technology, propelling us towards new goals and aspirations.

Our Corporate Logo & Rationale

Introduced since 1996, the Hyrax Oil’s corporate logo is increasingly being recognized all over the world for its quality. There are various symbolisms within the logo that truly reflect the nature of business of Hyrax Oil:-

  • A pressure metal oil canister with pump and nozzle is the trademark for Hyrax Oil’s high-grade lubricating oil.
  • The six dots inside the canister represent the values of our organization.
  • Grey represents intelligence, balance and reliability.
  • Orange represents courage, enthusiasm and passion.

Our Sacred Mantra

“better oil, better care”

Our tagline is based on our values which is specifically stated and strongly promoted in every situation in which our corporate logo and brand appear.

Focus – We focus on the business of lubricants as well as transformer oils and thus, is able to be totally committed in producing high quality products and delivering excellent after sales services. Our R&D team is also constantly keeping abreast with new technology and formulations so that we can manufacture a variety of lubricants required by all our customers worldwide.

Trusted – With our pool of experts and years of experience, the expertise we provide sets us apart from our competitors where the commitment and advice extended by our team of experts is recognized and appreciated.

Care – Our customers are our top priority, hence, the management team travels the world to build strong relationships with them.  We also strive to do our best to fulfill our customer’s requests without compromising our values and quality.

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Meet Our Team


Gaze Upon Our Awards

We are proud of our awards and the people behind them.   At the helm of Hyrax Oil, Dato’ Hazimah Binti Zainuddin has been recognized for her entrepreneurship skills as well as contributions to society.  On top of that, our commitment towards quality and sustainability has also been recognised and we have won local and international awards for business excellence,  customer service, quality and innovation.  But, we are not complacent!  We are continuously working with the stakeholders to raise standards in our focused industry.

Ahmad Hafiz Bin Zainol Abidin

Assistant General Manager, Corporate Communications

Hafiz holds a Commerce Degree(majoring in Accounting & Finance) from Murdoch University, Western Australia and possess more than 18 years of working experience in various industries.Hafiz started his career with UEM Group Berhad in 1999 as an Internal Auditor. Later over the years, he served in several subsidiary companies of UEM Group and held his last post as Deputy Senior Manager wherehe diligently served the Office of Senior Director of UEM Group with the portfolios of International Business and Group Strategy &Business Development.

In 2010, Hafiz joined PETRONAS Lubricants International SdnBhd (“PLI”) as a Manager of Business Development and Mergers &Acquisitionsbefore changing his portfolio roles in the Export Sales Divisionin early 2014. At PLI, Hafiz was dealingwith strategic market development and penetration into the Middle East, Pakistan and Bangladesh. He successfully set up PLI’s business in Dubai with an unprecedented sales volume for the initial year of operation.Hafiz joined Hyrax Oil in August 2014 and currently playing pivotal roles in the strategic marketing and international sales of Hyrax’s products and services, mainly focusing in the Middle East and North African markets..

Shazly Bin Che Ahmad

General Manager, Domestic Sales

Shazly holds a degree in Public Management (Hons) upon his graduation in 1998 from Universiti Utara Malaysia.  He started his career in the following year with the Perlis State’s civil service, handling several state government’s retail projects in the northern region before joining the private sector in 2005 in the line of petrochemical and lubricants industry based in Klang Valley.

In 2009, Shazly landed his progressive career with Hyrax Oil Sdn Bhd where he started as a Warehouse Executive and later being promoted several times over the years and currently holding an important position as the General Manager in charge of domestic sales covering the corporate, industrial and retail accounts.  He is expected to play a key role in the consolidation of the sales operations of the company, especially on strategic alliances with corporate clients, business partners and local distributors.

Muhamad Lutfi Bin Dato’ Mohd Isa


Muhamad Lutfi holds a degree in Business (majoring in Accounting) from Victoria University in Melbourne, Australia after graduating in 2019.  He started his career in 2020 with Ernst & Young’s Assurance Department based in Kuala Lumpur mainly performing auditing work related to the upstream division of the oil and gas industry with the focused scope in production sharing contracts.

Later in 2021, Muhamad Lutfi joined Usaha Kencana Builders Sdn Bhd – a fast growing local engineering and construction company, as a Finance Director, handling the company’s multi-million-ringgit financing needs for its housing development projects of more than 200 houses in Kuantan, Pahang and Langkap, Perak.

In 2022, after a stint in the construction industry, Muhamad Lutfi joined Hyrax Oil Sdn Bhd as a Director, overseeing the sales and marketing and operations of the company.  With his youth and career experience, the presence of Muhamad Lutfi is expected to enhance the sales and marketing unit, business digitalization and operational efficiency of Hyrax Oil to the next level.

Al-Haj Habib Kagimu

Global Advisor & Associate Director

AlHaj Kagimu is a Lawyer, and International Public Affairs and Business Consultant, well known in the worldwide business community and within the upper echelons of Governments in Africa, Australasia, the Middle East and beyond.  He is fluent in Luganda, Swahili, Runyankore, Arabic and English.

AlHaj Kagimu is the Chairman of Habib Investments Limited, a Ugandan local company with global reach, which has interests in Oil and Gas, Real Estate, Telecommunications, Security and Agribusiness.  He is also a member of the Mining and Petroleum Exploration Technical Working Group of the Ugandan Presidential Investors Roundtable; and the Uganda Chambers of Commerce and Mining, and Commerce and Industry.

He is currently Hyrax Oil’s Global Advisor and serves as a consultant for the company’s business ventures especially those in the Africa sub-continent.

Dato' Hazimah Binti Zainuddin

Founder & Group Managing Director

Dato’ Hazimah Zainuddin is the Founder and Group Managing Director of Hyrax Oil Sdn Bhd.  Under Dato’ Hazimah’s leadership and astute business sense, Hyrax Oil began producing a broad range of lubricants with exports to over 35 countries.  With her vast knowledge and know-how in the industry, Hyrax Oil has been steadily expanding its business and earned multiple awards and accolades from various institutes and organizations from the year of 1998 to 2020. 

Apart from being at the helm of Hyrax Oil, Dato’ Hazimah is currently the Chairperson for Malaysia External Trade Development (MATRADE) – a government agency tasked with the promotion of Malaysian exports to the rest of the world.  Additionally, she is also the current Chairperson at Perbadanan Nasional Berhad (PERNAS) – a company owned by the Ministry of Finance Incorporated (MOF Inc.) to develop local products, and market them abroad through special franchising schemes as well as promoting investment and foreign franchise brands into Malaysia. 

Formerly, Dato’ Hazimah held a position as the Chairperson in Perbadanan Usahawan Nasional Berhad (PUNB) from the year of 2018 to 2020, and also been appointed as a Director in several organizations such as SME Corp Malaysia (2018 – 2020) and Scientex Berhad (2004 – 2013). 

She also contributes her time to be active in various non-governmental associations (NGOs) especially those related to the development of women and entrepreneurship.  She is one of the founders of Women Leadership Foundation (WLF) since 2021 to which the NGOs objectives are to champion gender diversity in business as well as increasing woman participation in the private and public sectors. 

In the past, she was also elected as the President of Peniagawati (2003 – 2012) – the longest established women entrepreneur association in Malaysia that aims to empower women entrepreneurs.  As a leading woman entrepreneur in Malaysia, Dato’ Hazimah has won numerous entrepreneur awards and is an inspiration to many budding entrepreneurs

Nurulhayah Binti Nasir

Group Chief Financial Officer

Holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting and Law from De Monfort University, Leicester, UK. Has 20 years in Corporate and Commercial Business banking field. Started career in 1994 with CIMB Bank Bhd. Held various roles and responsibilities from Regional Corporate Banking of then Bank of Commerce, and later Commercial and Midcorp business customers of the Bank. Has 16 years managerial experience in business centres of CIMB Bank in Klang Valley and in Perak, spearheading the team to manage business portfolios as well as marketing new businesses to capture wider market presence and enhance earnings contributions. Was also having dual roles as one of approval lending authority committee. Later joined Agrobank, , prior to joining Hyrax Oil.

Jufryzal Bin Ishak

Operations Director

Upon completing his MBA from Cardiff University, UK, Jufryzal joins Petronas in 1998 as Market Development Executive in charge of developing Petronas’ global lubricant business. With 17 years of experience in the lubricant industry serving various functions such as market development executive, procurement manager, plant manager and head of export sales for Petronas Lubricants International (Asia Pacific), Jufryzal join Hyrax in August 2014 as the General Manager of Sales and Marketing. He is responsible to further grow Hyrax domestic and international lubricant business and put Hyrax brand as one of the known global brand for lubricant.

Intan Munirah Binti Che Roslan


Intan Munirah holds a Bachelor in Business Management majoring in Accounting from Victoria University in Melbourne, Australia after graduating in 2019.  She started her career at Hyrax Oil Sdn Bhd in 2021 as a Special Officer to the Group Managing Director where she is assisting in corporate governance and administration. 

Soon after demonstrating her administrative command.  She is now one of the Directors in Hyrax Oil, overseeing the Human Resource, and corporate governance aspect of the company.

Zaini Bin Yaakub

General Manager, Quality Assurance

Zaini obtained his BSc (Hons) in Applied Chemistry from Sheffield Hallam University in the United Kingdom in 1993. He started his professional career as a chemist at Inchcape International, Malaysia in 1994 before joining Hyrax Oil in 1995.

Mohamad Zaharuddin

General Manager, International Sales

Mohamad Zaharuddin holds a Diploma in Business Management from Universiti Teknologi MARA (UiTM) after graduating in 1989.  He started his career as Production Executive in 1990 in Texas Instrument (Malaysia) and was able to effectively demonstrate and impressed his employer by consistently meeting production targets within his short stint in the company.

Soon after that, he joined Advent Malaysia Sdn Bhd in 1992 as a Sales Manager and achieved high monthly sales value steadily during his tenure and later he was promoted to Group Sales and Marketing Director in early 1994.

In the late 1994, Mohamad Zaharuddin was offered to join D’or Rue Sdn Bhd as a Technical and Operation Director, whereby, he was in-charged of managing the company’s daily operation activities.  He was very instrumental in boosting the production efficiency level of the company which resulted in increased of annual total sales revenue to surpass RM10 million benchmark. 

With his over 30 years of working experience and strength in production and sales background, he joined Hyrax Oil Sdn Bhd in 2019 as International Sales Manager and has demonstrated his capability in opening up additional international markets.  Consistently proving his sales capability, he was then promoted to General Manager of International Sales in 2021.

Eddy Rizal Bin Zakariah

Assistant General Manager, Warehouse & Logistics.

Eddy holds a Diploma in Accountancy. He joined Hyrax Oil as an Accounts Executive in 1997 and was promoted to Senior Finance & Operations Executive in year 2000. He left Hyrax Oil in 2002 to pursue a career in textile related business in Konsortium Usahawan Tekstil Sdn Bhd. Rejoined Hyrax Oil in year 2008 and played a key role in the promotion and marketing of Hyrax’s products both domestically and internationally..

From Lab

Our products undergo stringent lab tests to ensure the best performance for all lubricants required applications

Main Office

NO : A-8-1, Megan Avenue II,
12, Jalan Yap Kwan Seng,
50450 Kuala Lumpur,


Meru, Klang, and provide our factory's address: Lot 4937, Batu 5 1/2, Jalan Meru, Mukim Kapar, 41050 Klang, Selangor, Malaysia.

Sri Lanka

Hyrax Oil Sdn Bhd (Sri Lanka)
Lube Blending Plant
No. 113, Ceylon Petroleum Storage Terminal
Muthurajawela, Wattala
11300, Sri Lanka