Visionaries leading from the front
Mr. Vaidya is also a Non-Executive Chairman on the Board of Chennai Petroleum Corporation Ltd. (a Subsidiary of IndianOil), Ratnagiri Refinery & Petrochemicals Ltd. and Indian Oiltanking Ltd. (both Joint Venture Companies). He is also a Non-Executive Director on the Board of Petronet LNG Ltd. (a Joint Venture of IndianOil).
Mr.Rohit Kumar Agrawala (49) is a Chartered Accountant and holds a Masters Degree in Business Administration (Gold Medalist) from Xavier Institute of Management, Bhubaneswar. He started his career in Indian Oil Corporation in 1997 and has a multi-unit experience having worked in Refineries of IOCL in Guwahati, Paradip, Vadodara and Mathura. He has more than ten years of experience in Corporate Finance. He was Team Lead for multiple Change Management assignments in IOCL. Prior to joining CPCL, he was Chief General Manager (Finance), Business Development Division, IOCL Corporate Office, New Delhi.
Mr.P.Kannan is a B. Tech (Chemical Engineering) Graduate from Alagappa College of Technology, Anna University, Chennai. He has been with CPCL for more than 34 years and has headed Operations in both Manali and Nagapattinam Refineries and has held various positions in Manufacturing, Process Engineering etc, prior to his appointment as Director(Operations).
During his tenure in Operations and Process Engineering, the major projects handled include Ref.III expansion, revamp of DHDS/DHDT/OHUC/HGU units, BIS IV and BIS VI units and fuel substitution with RLNG.
He has executed various Process & Margin improvement schemes, Energy Conservation & water conservation measures, production of value added products like MTO, JP7 etc., reduction of Operating Costs, improvement of plant reliability and availability to ensure safe refinery operations.
As Unit head of Barauni Refinery, she was instrumental in improvising the working environment. She has also successfully rolled out BS-VI grades fuels well within time and ethanol blended MS. She has got extensive experience of working in Project execution. Under her leadership, many brown field and green field projects valuing upto Rs 15000 Crore have been executed.