Mr. Sudhir Vasudeva
Chairman & Managing Director
Mr. Sudhir Vasudeva is the Chairman & Managing Director of the most valuable Maharatna PSU of India, Oil and Natural Gas Corporation Ltd (ONGC). During his over three and half decades of experience in the entire gamut of upstream oil and gas business, he has been credited with many path-breaking initiatives in complex offshore project management, he has been at the helm of ONGC’s offshore operation which produces ONGC’s 60% oil and 70% gas.
He took over as the Chairman & Managing Director of ONGC this year in October while simultaneously handling additional responsibilities of Director (Offshore) as well as Director (Finance) in the company. Mr. Vasudeva has his priority areas laid clear: to ensure energy security by improving production from the aging fields and augmenting production through fast track development of deep water and small & marginal fields.
A strong proponent of pursuing alternate and renewable sources of energy, Mr. Vasudeva is Chairing the ONGC Energy Centre Trust. A firm believer in transparency and ethical business practices, he has embraced the Ten Principles of United Nations Global Compact since the beginning of this initiative in India and has also now become the President of Global Compact Network, India.