Mr Ravi Shankar Srinivasan
shapoorji Pallonji Oil & Gas Pvt Ltd (Conclave Partner)
W : www.sp-oilandgas.com
Industry / Sector
Other ( Building & Operating Floating Produ )
“Mr. Ravi Shankar is the CEO of Shapoorji Pallonji Oil and Gas Pvt. Ltd. He is also the Head of Business Initiatives for Shapoorji Pallonji & Company Limited on Oil & Gas sectors. He holds Master’s Degree in commerce, ACA & Fellowship in Insurance Institute UK. He brings considerable experience and an extensive background in Insurance, Finance, Shipping and Maritime projects.
During the tenure with SP group, he had worked with ONGC to implement the Floating Production Storage Off-loading vessels in Mumbai high, first time for ONGC. These vessels have substantially increased the production of oil.
He has previously worked as Regional Director for Finance and Business Development the Norwegian shipping giant, Wilh. Wilhelmsen ASA. During the 19-year career there, he implemented several novel business projects, merging traditional shipping with innovative, modern technical solutions.
Mr. Ravi Shankar was formerly the Finance and Operations Director for the largest ship-management company, Barber Ship Management, overseeing the technical and commercial management of over 280 ships globally. There, he implemented (for the first time globally) a planned and integrated maintenance system linked to the purchase and accounting functions through an on-board connection via satellite communication for all of the company's 280 ships sailing globally.
Mr. Ravi Shankar also has extensive experience in the (non-life) reinsurance industry and is a Fellow of the Insurance Institute of London. He has developed and implemented many successful projects, many in the technology area. He was successful in developing an alternative mode of logistics for liquid petroleum gas (LPG) distribution; a floating terminal for ore-handling. He is one of the founding members of PostX, a leading California- based technology venture providing solutions for the encryption of e-mail. He was one of the founding members of Edumetry, a Knowledge Based Industry for universities and colleges.
He is outgoing and adventurous, trekked in Tibet, climbed up to Base camp of Mt. Everest and trekked 174 km to reach South Pole in Antarctic.”
Shapoorji Pallonji Oil & Gas Pvt. Ltd. ("SPOGL"), a wholly owned subsidiary of Shapoorji Pallonji Company Pvt. Ltd. ("SPCPL"); has entered Oil & Gas industry with a vision ‘To be a premier global company in the oil & gas supply chain industry encompassing floating solutions and regasification to help meeting world energy demands’. It focuses to achieve the Vision through attaining excellence in technology to provide quality product each time, attain excellence in operating and maintenance philosophies to facilitate client to materialize his production plans, set high standards of HSE policies and strict compliance thereof. SPOGL is the first and only Indian company who has the experience of Building & Operating Floating Production Storage & Offloading i.e. FPSO.
SPOGL has more than 8 years of Oil & Gas Floaters design, construction and O&M experience and aspires to be a world leading designer, fabricator, owner and operator of cutting-edge floating technologies and production and storage assets aimed at serving the global Offshore Mid and Upstream Oil & Gas and Floating LNG markets. SPOGL has successfully delivered two prestigious FPSO vessels for ONGC, offshore Mumbai i.e. Armada Sterling for D1 field and Armada Sterling II for C7 field. The FPSOs are aligned with high standards in engineering technology, quality construction, operations & maintenance, HSE policies and strict compliance. These FPSOs have impeccable performance standards with uptime of ~100% without Lost Time due to Incidence since early-2013. SPOGL group has received International Safety Awards from British Safety Council for safe operations of these two FPSOs.
SPOGL has also Engineered and Constructed FPSO Karapan Armada Sterling III (“KAS III”) for HCML (Husky CNOOC Madura Ltd.), a JV of Husky, Canada and CNOOC, China. FPSO KAS III is operational is Madura Field, Indonesia. FPSO KAS III is World’s largest FPSO with gas, oil and molten sulphur production facility.