Mr. S K Pathak

S K Pathak is the Managing Director of Rajasthan State Gas Limited. At his professional stretch, he has over 35 years of trailblazing experience as an accomplished Project management Specialist. It’s worth mentioning that he has been associated with the implementation of almost all major gas-pipeline projects laid in India exceeding over 6000 kilometer, length-wise, and over Rs. 6000 crore, value-wise. His professional journey started with GAIL; he has been one of the Founder Members there.
In recognition to his crisis management skill, he was named as a crisis-buster for his organization. A notable mention, amongst many, in this regard is: resolving the pipe-crisis created due to the accident of a Kandla-bound ship ‘Khalijia’ off Mumbai Port carrying line pipes from China for a major pipeline project in India. He has also been known for his facilitation skill to win the court cases lodged in High Court and Supreme Court.
He has aptly been described as the Best Expediter in India in the oil-and-gas sector, having expedited almost all major bought-out items for all pipelines, LPG extraction plants, and Petrochemical Complexes erected and commissioned worth Rs. 12,100 crores. It’s worth mentioning the saving of over Rs. 20 crores during execution of LPG Gandhar Extraction Plant with the utilization of innovative means.
During his tenure, RSGL commissioned India’s first LCNG plant in Bhuvabeswar.
In recognition to his expertise, he has been awarded with ‘International Icon Award’ by Institute of Economic Studies, and ‘Outstanding Innovative Business Leader’ by Asia’s Innovation Excellence Award. He is a Level – ‘C’ Certified project management specialist-cum-assessor accredited by PMA Switzerland.
Along with his regular involvement, he is a Guest Lecturer in various reputed management institutes in India. He is also being regularly invited in various International seminars & conferences as a Keynote Speaker.
By vocation, he is an engineering graduate from IIT Roorkee.