Lieutenant Rafeq Paimin RMN is a Hydrographic Surveyor with the National Hydrographic Centre of the Royal Malaysian Navy. He received his B.Sc. (Maritime Technology) from National Defence University of Malaysia in 2010. He started his career as a seaman naval officer and later join the specialization of hydrography in 2014. Rafeq is a certified Category B hydrographic surveyor from the University of Technology Malaysia. He has been actively involved in many hydrographic survey around Malaysian waters.
In his free time, Rafeq likes playing volleyball and soccer.