Managing Director & CEO
Shri Prabhat Singh has been appointed as Managing Director & CEO (MD & CEO) of Petronet LNG and assumed charge as MD & CEO w.e.f. 14th September, 2015. Shri Singh is a Civil Engineer having graduated from the prestigious Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur, and has around three decades of experience of working in the Hydrocarbon Industry both in MNC and Public Sector Navratna PSUs at prominent positions.
Prior to join the Company, Shri Singh was Director (Marketing) in GAIL India Ltd. Shri Singh headed the Upstream Business Development and the Strategy Divisions in British Gas since April 2006. During his earlier stint in GAIL, he headed GAIL’s Exploration and Production Department as General Manager. He made a major contribution in the execution of world’s longest exclusive LPG pipeline project from Jamnagar to Loni. The project was recognized by the Asian Development Bank as the “Best Managed Project” of the year. He was also instrumental in ushering in of the “Open Access Common Carrier Principle” in India which brought in a paradigm shift and contributed manifold in transitioning the pipeline transportation industry of the country into the matured industry that it is today.
Shri Prabhat Singh also led “Project Parivartan” in GAIL – a highly human oriented change management initiative which put “people at the heart of corporate purpose” to address the changing business environment.