Kamarul is the Founder and CEO of Aerodyne Group, a Malaysian-based drone solutions provider that is ranked first in the world by Drone Industry Insights of Germany. He is 'EY Entrepreneur of the Year 2020', 'EY Technology Entrepreneur of the Year 2020 Malaysia', ‘Technode Global’s Startup Leader of the Year 2021’, as well as 'SEBA Entrepreneur of The Year 2020’. Kamarul holds many distinguished positions as a Council Member in the Prime Minister’s Office, including the Economic Action Council, Bumiputera Prosperity Council, and ‘Digital Economy and 4IR Policy Council. Kamarul is a Member of the Board of Directors of Bank Negara Malaysia, and a Member of Forbes Council. He is also an Adjunct Professor at University Putra Malaysia. Kamarul led Aerodyne from a 3-person startup in 2014 to a global company with presence in 35 countries in just 6 years. He is a TEDx speaker and a drone industry thought leader, who has presented his ideas and innovation on AI, Drones and Industry 4.0 around the world.
Aerodyne Group (https://aerodyne.group) is a DT3 (Drone Tech, Data Tech, and Digital Transformation) drone-based enterprise solutions provider, and a pioneer in the use of artificial intelligence as an enabling technology for large-scale data operations, analytics, and process optimization.
Aerodyne employs over 900 drone professionals to operate on an unprecedented level in the UAS services sector, having managed more than 560,000 infrastructure assets with 458,058 flight operations and surveyed over 380,000 km of power infrastructure across 35 countries globally.
Aerodyne is ranked first in the world by Drone Industry Insights (DII) in its ‘Drone Service Provider Ranking 2021’; was named Frost & Sullivan’s ‘Asia Pacific UAV Services Company of 2019’; and is a recipient of the Institute of Engineering and Technology (IET) Malaysia’s ‘Industry Excellence Gold Award 2019’.