Delegate Profile

Hassan Basma

Job TitleFounder & Chief Executive Officer, Singapore

Company NameHBA Offshore


Hassan Assad Basma has more than 37 years of experience in the O&G industry, of which the last 23years were spent in Asia. Mr Basma's last position was as CEO of Bumi Armada Berhad and as Executive Director on the Bumi Armada Berhad Board.

Mr Basma served from 1 November 2005 until he stepped down on 1 January 2015. Mr Basma lead a multicultural/multifunctional team that transformed Bumi Armada Berhad from a local Malaysian owner operator of Harbor tugs into a major oilfield services provider in 19 countries n five continents and established BA as the no four FPSO player in the world. The market capitalization increased from approx. RM450 m to a peak of more than RM12 b.

Since leaving Bumi Armada Berhad, Mr Basma founded HBA Offshore Private Limited ( an EPICOM and Asset Light services provider for the Offshore and Marine sector including Floating Production Services sector such as FLNG, FSRU, FPSO and FSO.

Prior to joining Bumi Armada Berhad, he was the president of Far East Single Buoy Mooring (the number one FPSO operator in the world) and the Managing Director of Kvaerner E & C Singapore and regional Vice President Oil and Gas in South East Asia. Kvaerner is a global EPCM services provider onshore as well as offshore.

Mr Basma has held senior management positions since 1993. His work experience has spanned five continents covering Europe, Asia, Africa, Latin America, Australia, South East Asia. His vast experience spans several sectors from subsea and pipelines, jackets and topsides through to floaters and floating production solutions and offside and shipping business.

Conference Sessions

  • APM Conference: Offshore Connect

    16 Mar 2018, 14:00 - 14:50, Hall A, Level 1, APM Conference Theatre

    Upstream Industry on Upward Curve? The Offshore sector looks forward to a better year   APM welcomes back the exclusive the Offshore Connect session. A close...

    • Language: English

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