Sudarnoto Osman

Chief Executive Officer, Sarawak Digital Economy Corporation


Ir Ts Sudarnoto Osman earned his bachelor’s degree from the University of Tohoku, Japan in Electronic Engineering and after graduating he started his career with Matsushita Air-Conditioning R&D Sdn. Bhd (Electrical and Electronics Development) in 1993.

His mobility career started in 1994 with Celcom Malaysia Sdn. Bhd. and later joined Maxis Mobile Sdn. Bhd in September 2000 embarking on Maxis network rollout in East Malaysia. He continued his career by venturing into telecommunication infrastructure business when he was appointed as Chief Executive Officer at SACOFA Sdn. Bhd. (“SACOFA”) in April 2013 and later joined Sarawak Digital Economy Corporation (SDEC) in May 2020 upon appointment by Sarawak Government to spearhead Sarawak digitalisation initiatives and to transform Sarawak into thriving society driven by data and innovation.

He is instrumental in the establishment of SDEC main objectives and roles to revolutionise Sarawak’s economy and industries. This can be seen through pioneering various initiatives and projects ranging from Digital Infrastructure, Technology Services, Innovation & Entrepreneurship, Research and Product Development to Digital Economy Projects.