Ashanendu Mandal has been an energy professional for more than 34 years. His work for ONGC in offshore and onshore oilfields includes commissioning, modifications, safety, operations, artificial lifts, pressure maintenance, EOR and planning. In addition, Mr. Mandal has more than 10 years’ experience in marketing of upstream and downstream products. He has participated in oil and gas events in more than 17 countries as a speaker, panelist, roundtable moderator or session chairman. He has few publications in Chemical Weekly. He is an M. Tech in Chemical Engineering and MBA in Finance, and now pursuing his Doctorate in University of Calcutta.