Mr. Soni has vast experience of 48 years in Oil and Gas Sector. Mr. Soni had worked with Oil and Natural Gas Corporation Limited (ONGC) for about 35 years and elevatged to the position of Director (Operations), looking after production of oil and gas for whole country. Mr. Soni also officiated as chairman of Gas Authority of India Limited. Business Development is his area of expertise. Mr. Soni holds Master degree in Petroleum Engineering from Moscow.
A veteran banker, Mr. Pratip Chaudhuri served as the Chief General Manager of Chennai at State Bank of India until April 7, 2011. Mr. Chaudhuri served as a Group Executive of International Banking and Managing Director of State Bank of India and also served as Deputy Managing Director until April 1, 2011. He served as the Managing Director of State Bank of Saurashtra since December 24, 2007.
An Offshore Drilling Industry leader in formulation of contract management systems and Formulate long term acquisition strategy to ensure rig availability, lock in competitive rates and realize economies of scale. He served as a core team, to work out the modalities and methods to introduce and operate leased rigs for offshore operations. He is a Chartered Accountant by profession.