As a significant energy producer, the oil and energy sector topped the industries most followed by LinkedIn members in Malaysia. The top 5 companies followed by Malaysian members are Shell, PETRONAS [Petroliam Nasional Berhad], Schlumberger, SapuraKencana Petroleum, and AirAsia; while global members' top 5 Malaysian companies are AirAsia, PETRONAS, AirAsia, SapuraKencana Petroleum, Maybank, and CIMB.
Top five Malaysian universities represented on LinkedIn are:
- Universiti Teknologi MARA
- Universiti Teknologi Malaysia
- Universiti Putra Malaysia
- Multimedia University
- Universiti Sains Malaysia
Members in Malaysia, whether they are working professionals or students, have graduated from or are currently pursuing their education at these established institutions. This is in line with the overall profile of LinkedIn members in Malaysia - young, affluent and upwardly mobile.
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