SPHEEHA President, Mr. M A Pathan, was conferred an Award for his Exemplary Services to the Indian Energy Sector at the India Energy Forum held on 25th March 2018 at New Delhi.
M.A. Pathan was the Chairman of Indian Oil Corporation Ltd from February 1997 to March 2002 and had been on the Indian Oil Board since 1994 as the Director-in-Charge of Marketing. He was the Chairman of Petroleum Federation of India (PetroFed) from 1 April 2002 to 3 August 2003.
In addition to being on board of numerous companies including Group Resident Director, Delhi with TATAs, Mr. Pathan also held large assignments as Co-Chairman Emeritus, International Energy Advisory Council (IEAC), U.S.A., Advisor Emeritus for Global Union Energy Ventures. and Vice-President on the Board for three years and thereafter served as the Vice-Chairman of the Advisory Council of World LP Gas Association, Paris.
Mr. Pathan has contributed various technical and management papers at several national and international fora. For the past several years, he is involved in the formulation of petroleum policies in India.
He is also the President of SPHEEHA since it’s inception in July 2006.