Shri Mukesh Kumar Surana is Chairman of the Company effective April 01, 2016.
Prior to this, he served as Chief Executive 0fficer, Prize Petroleum Company Limited, a wholly owned subsidiary and
upstream arm of HPCL since September 2012.
A Mechanical Engineer with Masters Degree in Financial Management, Mr. Surana joined HPCL in the year 1982.
During his career spanning over 37 years in Petroleum Industry, Mr. Surana has handled a wide range of responsibilities including
leadership positions in Refineries, Corporate, Information Systems and upstream business of HPCL.
He has been closely involved in Strategy Formulation, Business Process Re-engineering, Major Projects Implementation,
Refinery 0perations, Company wide ERP Implementation, Acquisition and Management of upstream assets etc.
Mr. Surana has vast experience in domestic and international 0il & Gas business and is known for his business acumen, innovative ideas and people-centric leadership. In his various roles, he has been able to empower teams to perform and deliver exceptional results through positive engagement and shared vision. He was a Core Team Member for Corporate wide ERP Implementation in HPCL which now forms the backbone of all business transactions at HPCL.
A certified Competency Assessor and a Project Management Professional, Mr. Surana has also been actively associated with various important forums in 0il & Gas Sector.