Syahril Shariff graduated from Southampton University, UK with BEng Aerospace Engineering with minor in Astronautics prior to beginning his career in 2002 at AIROD, a Military MRO outfit.
After 5 years at AIROD, Syahril joined Frost & Sullivan Asia Pacific Aerospace & Defense Practice, where he was involved in several management consulting projects. Apart from Commercial Aerospace, his views also helped clients in Homeland Security, Military Aviation, and Defense Systems industries.
In 2009, Syahril joined Malaysia Airlines as Sales & Marketing Manager for Engineering & Maintenance division. In 2012, he returned to AIROD Aerospace Technology, the commercial aircraft MRO company as Chief Marketing Officer and Business Advisor.
Later, he joined Fusion Aero Solutions as Partner and Board of Director. At Fusion Aero, he managed fund raising exercise valued more than US$60 million for aircraft and engines leasing contract. He also led and performed various aircraft pre-purchase inspection, valuation, delivery, redelivery and technical representation on behalf of aviation clients.
In Nov 2018, he joined Sapura Resources Berhad to establish a new commercial aircraft MRO company, Sapura Technics. Syahril now is the Head of Sales, Marketing & Business Development for Sapura Technics and also oversees the company’s corporate development and growth strategies.