Hasrul has vast experience in many different and diverse fields. In the Engineering field, he was involved in the Sales and Services of Gas Detection / Analysis equipment with clients comprising of higher institutions, turnkey contractors, government research and Occupational Safety Health (OSH) bodies, major oil & gas industry players as well as power generation plants. His sales achievements were rewarded with training trips to the UK, Switzerland and Austria. Hasrul was later involved in the Media industry as an events photographer, an on air radio personality and a Master of Ceremony. He was involved in the IT Department for the 1998 Commonwealth Games in Kuala Lumpur, the Media Department for the 2005 Malaysian National Womens Games. He was Master of Ceremony for the 2005 Merdeka Big Rides supported by the Ministry of Tourism touring the whole of Peninsular Malaysia with 48 High Powered motorcycles and entourage of local artists and performers for each pit stop venue during the 11 day period, ending at the Sepang International Circuit in conjunction with the Merdeka Millennium Race and midnight countdown to Merdeka celebrations with tens of thousands in attendance. In 2006, Hasrul joined banking operations. In Banking Operations, he has over 10 years of experience in 2 MNC banks based in the UK and the US, with exposure in Telebanking, Electronic Payments, Customer Service, Project Management, Systems Migration and User Acceptance Testing (UAT). He was an Asia Pacific Regional Cash Investigations manager for 7 countries and an Asia Pacific Infrastructure and UAT Project Manager for 11 countries involved in multiple department and systems migrations, managing teams in Malaysia (Penang) and India (Mumbai and Gandhinagar). He received Employee of the Quarter awards from both HSBC and Citigroup. During his banking operations tenure he was also Facilitator for the Mentoring programs Table Topics and Presentation skills session and was part of the Voice of Employee (VOE) Social Committee.