Dr. Sharma is one of the few professionals in country having worked with Government of India, PSUs (ONGC), raising Petronet LNG Limited (PSUs JV incorporated as Private Sector Co.) and academic institution (IIT Bombay). His 36 years’ career is largely devoted to the growth and development of energy sector in the country.
He has been the founding Member & Chief Commercial Officer of Petronet LNG Limited from conceptualization, land acquisition to commercialization. He holds expertise in global LNG capacity building, LNG price and cost optimization of LNG supply chain. Petronet LNG Limited contributes 40% of LNG supplies in India.
He had been deeply associated with developing national energy policies including Oil & gas sector exploration & production, refining & marketing, renewable energy policies, solar mission, creation of national clean energy funds (NCEF). Dr. Sharma estimated India’s position on carbon emission sustainability for the country presented at COP-15 in Copenhagen in Dec.2009. He had been a member of number of global energy institutions like G-20 Clean Energy Ministerial, UN Energy Sustainability group and bilateral energy cooperation’s with OECD countries including USA, Canada, Australia and European Union.