Mr. Rajeev Mathur is an Engineer by profession, having a master’s degree in Business Administration with specialization in Marketing Management and has put in over three decades of rich experience in the Natural Gas & Petrochemical industry.
Mr. Mathur is the Chairman of the Energy Committee of the PHD Chamber of Commerce & Industry (PHDCCI) and a member of the Hydrocarbon Committee of The Federation of Indian Chamber of Commerce & Industry. He is also on the Governing Council of the Natural Gas Society.
Mr. Mathur started his career stint with GAIL and in his over 30 years in gas industry, he has steered many initiatives under different profiles of Marketing and Business Development areas. His assignments included Natural Gas Trading, Gas Transmission and marketing & other allied products within India & abroad.
He was also the Managing Director of Mahanagar Gas Ltd., Mumbai, a leading CGD company from 2014 to 2018. He co-ordinated the subgroup on Natural Gas sector in the preparation of the approach paper on natural gas for The Ministry of Petroleum and Natural Gas (MoPNG). He was also associated with MoPNG in the formulation, structuring and drafting of National Gas Regulatory Board Bill.
Presently he looks after Business Development, Corporate Affairs and Risk Management in GAIL. He is also Director on the Board of Directors of M/s China Gas Holdings Limited, Hong Kong, Bengal Gas Company Ltd., Kolkata, and GAIL Gas Limited, New Delhi.
He is spearheading the US-India Gas Task Force (GTF) as India Secretariat.