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Speakers

Here's a list of confirmed speakers and program advisors at Asian Downstream Summit / Refining Petrochemicals Asia 2019:

Pattawut Buncharoen

Engineer – AI Technology / Olefins and Operation Technology - SCG Chemicals Co, Thailand

Mr. Pattawut Buncharoen is an artificial intelligence (AI) specialist at Chemicals Business, SCG. His areas of focus include development of digital twin for chemical processes, AI-based simulation performance enhancement, big data analytics, and data-driven root-cause analyses. He is proficient in read more

Pete Kwiatkowski

Director of the Asia-Pacific region - AP–Networks, Singapore

Pete Kwiatkowski is the Director of the Asia-Pacific region for Asset Performance Networks, LLC and is based out of our Singapore office.  He has more than a decade of experience in the refining and petro-chemical industries. In his current role, read more

Peter Reynolds (Program Advisor)

Contributing Analyst - ARC Advisory Group

Peter brings more than 25 years of professional experience in process automation applications, information technology and supply chain in the downstream oil refining and petroleum product marketing. Prior to joining ARC, Peter served as the Strategic Planning Manager for Automation and IT read more

Philippe Millette

Global Refining and Chemicals Market Manager - Honeywell Process Solutions

Philippe (Phil) Millette is Global Refining and Chemicals Market Manager for Honeywell Process Solutions. Phil joined Honeywell in 2002 as Oil & Gas Consultant, providing industry consulting support across all Honeywell solutions. Phil later was Business Manager in Saudi Arabia, read more

Puli S Saravanan

Principal - Resources2 Energy Pte Ltd

Mr. Puli S Saravanan is the Principal at Resources2 Energy Pte Ltd providing Consulting services and developing business across Asia, helping clients performance of the Assets they installed and get maximum margin out of the assets. Areas of focus are read more

Rahul Nambiar

Principal Solution Consultant, Asset Performance Management

Rahul Nambiar is Senior Business Consultant, APM Business at AspenTech; has good experience in Risk and Reliability consulting for various industries across Asia Pacific region. He has above 9 years of experience in the field of consulting and Refinery/process industry read more

Rajesh Rawat

Senior Vice President - Business Head Cracker - Reliance Industries Ltd

With more than 25 years of experience in Petroleum Refinery and Petrochemical industry, Rajesh has been involved in various functions in Project Design Engineering & Execution, Operations and Acquisitions. He has been with Reliance Industries for over 18 years initially read more

Ralph Maroun

Head Research & Innovation – Digital Plant - E-vision

Ralph is an experienced strategy and innovation leader in the field of Oil and Gas, Petrochemical, Utilities and is responsible for research and innovation programs in the areas of control of work, operations management and process safety at eVision Industry read more

Reinhard Geissbauer

Global Digital Operations Leader, PwC Germany - PwC

Reinhard Geissbauer, Ph.D., leads PwC's Global Digital Operations Impact Centre and has helped some of Europe's most iconic companies digitise their Operations. With over 20 years of industry and consulting experience, Reinhard specialises in horizontal and vertical integration of the value chain read more

Renato Teodoro Goebel

Head of Asia Pacific Region – Chemicals BU, Braskem, Singapore - Braskem

Renato T. Goebel holds a degree in Chemical Engineering from Escola de Engenharia Maua (EEM), postgraduate in Administration at the Fundacao Getulio Vargas (FGV) in Brazil and an MBA from Marshall School of Business – USC in US together with read more

Richard Binch

General Manager, APAC - C3.ai

Richard Binch is C3.ai’s General Manager, APAC. He started his technology career in 1992 with early stage MRPII software vendors ASK and SSA, before moving into the Customer Relationship Management domain with Siebel Systems, where he served in various sales read more

Richard Chatterton

Head of Oil Demand Analysis - BloombergNEF

Richard leads BNEF’s research on oil demand. His research focuses on assessing the impacts of technology and regulatory change on the outlook for oil and products demand across major sectors and regions. Prior to joining BNEF, Richard worked in investment read more

Robert Torgerson

Director of Technology - WIKA Group

Robert graduated from Vanderbilt University with a Bachelor’s of Science in Engineering Science with a Concentration in Management of Technology. He has 28 year of experience in the refining and petrochemical industries with companies like Baker Petrolite, Ashland Chemical, ICI read more

Roberto Bea

President and Director of Marketing & Technology

Roberto Bea is President of Board in BEA Technologies, originally founded in 1961 ,  and member of the Board  since 2004, bringing is long  experience and knowledge of filtration and separation technology in the the company. He joined the company read more

Rudy Radjab (Program Advisor)

President Director - PT. Kreasindo Resources Indonesia

Mr. Rudy Radjab has more than 35 years of experience in a wide spectrum of top managerial positions mostly in oil & gas-related fields. From 1993 to 1996 he was Project & Development Manager of the Engineering & Construction Division read more

Ryan Morgan

Vice President - John Zink Hamworthy Combustion

Ryan Morgan is the vice president for process burners including Smart Combustion within JZHC.  He has more than 20 years of experience in oil and gas operations including the refining and petrochemical industry.  His background includes initiating development initiatives and read more

Sammy Six

Deputy Editor Marine Fuels - Argus Media

Sammy Six is currently Deputy Editor Marine Fuels at Argus Media in Singapore. He leads the daily price assessments of delivered bunkers in Singapore and Asia-Pacific. Previously, he was an Oil Market Analyst with Platts in Singapore, KAPSARC in Saudi read more

Sanjeev Mullick

Vice President, APJ - AspenTech

Sanjeev Mullick is the Vice President of AspenTech’s Asia Pacific and Japan (APJ) region, based in Singapore.  In this role he is responsible for the overall sales and business performance of the APJ region through teams at various locations in read more