Anand is Digital Transformation Leader with several years of industry experience working with global multinationals in various key business and technical roles. He has two decades of exposure to systems and technologies within Oil & Gas and Manufacturing domains. His current role as a Chief Digital Officer (CDO) for Vedanta Cairn Oil & gas entails driving digital led interventions across the Oil and Gas business with a focus on achieving organization’s goals on enhanced reserves, improved recovery, HSSE, operational and people excellence.
His previous experiences include Oil & gas consulting partnering with global Oil majors on Digital Transformation programs. Prior to that he has had experiences working with industrial automation companies focusing on process control and automation systems within Manufacturing and Oil & gas. Anand has a bachelors in Electronics & telecom engineering and a Post graduate In Management from IIMB.
The energy industry is undergoing a digital technology transformation. New opportunities are being created in operational performance and efficiency that can result in game-changing growth. Which digital technologies will have the biggest impact on the energy sector? Will digital transformation unlock new resources, reduce costs, and change the nature of work? What role will government, industry, and others play?