Datuk Rosdi Mahmud
Colonel (Retired) Datuk Rosdi Mahmud (RMAF), has more than 40 years of experience in military and corporate world. He is currently the Executive Director to G7 Aerospace Sdn Bhd. He has degrees in Physics in 1980 and Aerospace Engineering in 1983 from University of Melbourne and University of Sydney, Australia respectively. Datuk Rosdi obtained his Masters of Science in Reliability from Cranfield University UK in 1992.
He served Royal Malaysia Air Force (RMAF) for 25 years in various technical positions with a last rank of full Colonel with a position in RMAF as Head of Staff System for Logistics Command in 2002.
He then joined AIROD (MRO Company) as Vice President of Operations from 2002-2003.
Datuk Rosdi then became the Group CEO of Composites Technology Research Malaysia (CTRM) in 2004 to 2013. CTRM is entrusted with a strategic role to develop high technology-based industry, namely the aerospace and composites industries. With Datuk Rosdi’s vision and leadership, CTRM was transformed into a profit-making company and a sought after Global Supply Chain player in the Aero structures business.
Datuk Rosdi was responsible in getting the Government to set up a consortium for Malaysian in Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) development where CTRM leads the entity and eventually received contract from Malaysia Armed Forces. With the experience acquired over the years, in November 2013 Datuk Rosdi joined G7 Aerospace as the Executive Director.