Mr. B C Tripathi

Mr. B.C.Tripathi carries an experience of over 35 years in India’s Natural Gas business and has a unique distinction of having hands-on expertise across the segments of Hydrocarbon project management, operations and Strategy formulation & Business expansion. Mr. Tripathi has been a founding employee of GAIL and has shaped GAIL to be a premier ‘Maharatna’ corporation in India. GAIL won wide acclaim and recognition in various categories under his leadership and in recognition to his efforts of steering GAIL’s strategy to globalize and ensure LNG security for India, he was conferred- ‘Best LNG Executive’ at the 14th World LNG Summit, Paris.
During his tenure with GAIL all his efforts were dedicated towards building GAIL’s global scale capability for handling LNG and natural gas portfolio with midstream infrastructure expansion to support Government of India’s endeavor in developing green energy economy fueled on Natural Gas. Currently Mr. B C Tripathi is the Non-executive Chairman of Essar Exploration & Production, Mauritus.