Ravi Narayanaswamy, Vice President, Oil Market, Midstream & Downstream, IHS Markit, has over 23 years of international oil industry experience. He heads the downstream energy research and analysis team covering Asia Pacific and the Middle East at IHS Markit. Mr. Narayanaswamy’s extensive experience includes working with senior executives on trends in the oil markets and other strategic/commercial issues, particularly in those two regions. Prior to joining Purvin & Gertz in 2005, he was with ExxonMobil for over 11 years in a number of strategic, commercial, and technical positions. Previously, Mr. Narayanaswamy worked for HPCL Mumbai. He holds a Bachelor of Engineering degree from Bangalore University and an MBA from the University of Southern Illinois.