Personal Profile

Rizan Latif

Country Chief Executive

Starting his career as a wireline engineer with Schlumberger, Mexico in 2004, he first joined a local construction company as the Quality Technical Coordinator in 2003, and in 2007, he joined a local risk assessment company as General Manager. In 2012, Rizan was a Business Development Manager within Bureau Veritas and Head of Technical HSE. “My role as the Country Chief Executive is to provide leadership, drive profit and loss of Brunei businesses including Commodities (Inspectorate), Industry, Building and Infrastructure, Certification, and Government Services and International Trade (GSIT),” he said in a statement. Bureau Veritas commenced operations in Brunei in February 1989, with a main office located at Kuala Belait and a site office located at Brunei Shell Petroleum Co Sdn Bhd (BSP), Seria. Bureau Veritas Brunei has established itself as one of the leading classification societies, third party verification/certification company and training service provider for various industries such as oil and gas, marine, construction, food and service industries in Brunei.


Professional Details

Company Name
Bureau Veritas
Industry Background
Professional, Technical, Administrative & Support Services
Field(s) of Expertise
Corporate Management, Technical HSE, Business Development, CSR
Area(s) of Mentorship
Corporate Management, Technical HSE, Business Development, CSR

Mentoring Details

Mentor Type
Business Owner
Preferred Language of Communication
Preferred Mentorship Length
3 months
Meeting Frequencies
Once a month
Number of Hours per Meeting Session
2 hours