Dr. Ajit Sapre, Group President for Reliance Industries Limited, India

Ajit SapreAjit has more than 35 years of experience in the petroleum refining and petrochemicals business and technology, development and management. He received his PhD from the University of Delaware and MBA from Cornell University. His experience includes technical and managerial assignments in research, engineering, business, manufacturing units and corporate planning

Ajit has strong management and technical background in refining, petrochemicals processes, development, catalyst development, chemical reaction engineering, optimization technologies, computer integrated manufacturing and intellectual asset management. He has experience in upstream, downstream (refining, petrochemicals, polyester, lubes) and renewable energy sectors.

He has published more than 100 technical papers, one book and has more than 40 U.S. patents to his credit.