Mr. Deepak Mahurkar

Deepak Mahurkar is a Mechanical Engineer, PG in Finance and Marine Engineering currently undertaking Doctoral research thesis in Energy Policy (Causality between Energy & Economy). He is the National Leader of oil & gas industry practice in PwC India. During his 25 years of professional career, Deepak gained diverse consulting, technical, marketing, commercial and sales experience in the petroleum, distributed power generation and marine industries.
In consulting, his experience spans market analysis, policy & regulations, financial analysis, operational efficiency and business planning. He has effectively offered services for creating attractive investment regime, managing business entry, turning businesses sustainable and improving operational efficiencies. He was engaged with private and public companies, government bodies and industry associations for advisory, consulting and public policy advocacy in E&P, refining, marketing, pipeline, gas, LNG, fertiliser, marine, power generation, coal and renewable sectors.
He sits on several prestigious committees of India’s Energy Sector Viz. Energy Security sub-committee of Hydrocarbon Committee of FICCI – the apex chamber of commerce in India; Policy & Planning Committee of Petroleum Federation of India, an advocacy body for oil & gas industry in India; US India Energy Cooperation Program entered into by GoI and US TDA; Energy Committee of PHD Chamber of Commerce, a Indian regional chamber of commerce for small & medium entrepreneurs, etc.
Mr Mahurkar is an acclaimed and sought after speaker in professional circles. He has spoken in many international and numerous national conferences. In PetroTech International Conference 201o he chaired the “Unconventional Hydrocarbon Plenary Session”. He contributes to public consultation and debate through print media. His articles have been published by international, national, local journal and newspapers of repute. He also participated in visual media debates and experts’ view programs.
As a part of his PwC consulting career Mr Mahurkar leads numerous complex and cross territory projects. He has worked with Governments, Regulators, National Oil Companies, International Oil Companies and with Industry Associations.