Board of Directors

    Shri D M Rao, Chairman

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    Shri Surjeet Mahalik, Director

    Shri Surjeet Mahalik is an astute and a result oriented professional with more than 3 decades of extensive experience in the Oil Industry in India. He has attained proficiency in Business Development and achieved 100% customer satisfaction by;-Breaking new avenues and Sales growth, Customer Relationship Management, Establishing Brands.

    He has held various Leadership positions as Territory Manager, Head of New Urban Initiatives-Quick Serve Retail Outlet, and Role Holder at the Retail HQ for Urban & Highway Retailing. He has worked as second in command in the Retail Business in Western Region before taking over as Head of Retail, Eastern Region. After spearheading Eastern Region successfully for 3 years, he is now currently the Head of Retail, Northern Region.

    Surjeet Mahalik is having the experience of handling highly dynamic and challenging assignments in the areas of Strategic Management, Sales, Marketing, Brand management and business development. And having worked in diverse roles has enabled him to create value on sustained basis and facilitate comprehensive understanding of the Energy Sector both at themacro and micro levels.

    He has been fostering an environment within BPCL that encourages and rewards ‘strategic innovation’. He was a core member of the prestigious organization-wide transformational Project WIN-“We Innovate Now”. He has Rejuvenated Pure For Sure Platinum Brand, formulated policies and implemented processes for empowering field staff and facilitating quicker decision making and developed matrix for “cost cutting-cash release” measures. He has also streamlined systems and leveraged technology to achieve operational excellence and to foster governance through dip-stick audit, cross territory audit and exception reporting.

    Surjeet Mahalik, as Head of Retail Business in East,developed model for Upgradation of Dealer controlled outlets in rural areas with higher license fee recovery that pushed the Region to No.1 position. He has led strategic initiatives to drive market share by strengthening of Infrastructure, network expansion and upgradation in important National Highways and Urban markets and enhanced focus on rural market.
    He has beendriving cross-functional synergies, aligning structures and exploiting analytics for sustained value creation. He has created new State Offices/ Territories, restructured numerous sales areas and leveraged analytics to enhance customer centricity. He has alsopartnered with Ministry, Industry, Top management, Unions, Transporters while holding critical leadership positions like Head (Retail) Eastto maximize value creation.
    As a Development Coach hehas invested time in personally coaching the leaders of tomorrow. Capacity Building of employees, dealers, driveway salesmen and our partners/ vendors has been his overriding priority. As a P&L Head he has successfully instilled cost leadership and profitability in the DNA of his team members. He spends substantial time with Gen Y and Z to pass BPCL’s culture, values and legacy to next generations.

    He has spearheaded numerous Corporate Social Responsibility projects like providing drinking water supply for villages , Computer lab for Schools,Repair/Construction of Toilets under “Swachh Bharat” Mission , Mobile dispensary etc.

    His vision is to fuel sustainable growth by building an agile and customer-centric organization with talent as the backbone and unwavering focus on governance.

    Shri. Manjeet Singh, Director

    Shri Manjeet Singh is working as Vice President (Project & JV Co-ordination) at Indraprastha Gas Ltd. He is a Mechanical Engineering Graduate from the premier Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), New Delhi. He possesses a rich and diverse experience in oil and gas sector encompassing more than 25 years. He has had a wide experience in Projects, Retail and Operations during career in renowned organizations like BPCL, Shell and IGL. During his stint in BPCL, Manjeet Singh was involved in setting up of ATF fuelling hydrant system at IGI Airport, New Delhi. He was also involved in setting up of Additional Product Tankage (APT) while constructing new oil depots and installations across northern region. Under his supervision and during his tenure in Shell, demonstration retail outlets had been set up in Delhi and Mumbai. These outlets were a showcase of modern retailing concept involving non- fuel retail, which changed the image of fuel retailing in India. He has been involved with setting up of CNG infrastructure in Delhi right from its inception. He has been the force behind developing the network of CNG stations in the city of Delhi.

    Shri Amarendra Kumar, Managing Director

    Shri Amarendra Kumar has joined as Managing Director on 24th November, 2017 on the Board of Central U.P. Gas Limited (CUGL). He is on deputation from GAIL (India) Limited.
    Shri Kumar is a Mechanical Engineering Graduate. He served as Chief General Manager in a Maharatna Public Sector Undertaking (PSU), GAIL before joining CUGL.
    Shri Kumar has an experience of over three decades in handling procurement activities of major Upstream and Midstream Oil & Gas Companies. He has held various positions of responsibilities at various site offices and the corporate office of GAIL. Earlier, while working with OIL India Limited, a CPSU engaged in exploration and production of Oil & Natural Gas, he served in various parts of the Country.
    Working in different roles of procurement, Shri Kumar has a rich and diverse experience in all the fields of Supply Chain. His specialities include Policy Making, Material Planning, Inventory Management, Vendor Management, Sourcing and Project Procurement. He has been instrumental in timely execution of prestigious petrochemical and pipeline projects of GAIL.
    In his last assignment at GAIL’s corporate office Shri Kumar was instrumental in streamlining the procurement policies of the company to match with the global standards and devising policy guidelines to bring efficiency and transparency in the public procurement for all OIL PSU’s under the Ministry of Petroleum & Natural Gas.