Had served as the Head of Health, Safety and Environment Department in Northport Malaysia Berhad for more than 15 years. He was responsible for introduction and implementation of OHSA Act 1994 in Northport. He has been actively involved in conducting in-house and public training on OSH.

ZainalĀ  holds a B. Soc. Sc (USM) and a Diploma in OSH from University of Newcastle /AMSET. He is a Certified Safety and Health Officer by NIOSH, registered as a Competent Safety Officer with DOSH and a Certified Trainer by NIOSH.

He specializes in Occupational Health, Safety and Environment management.