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HPS Ahuja, a seasoned Offshore Engineer, started his career with ONGC. He has over three decades of rich experience in the various aspects of the Oil Industry and has extensive expertise in well testing, stimulation and well completion of deep Offshore exploratory wells drilled in the Bombay High Oil and gas fields.

He was also involved in negotiations for crude oil sales agreement with Cairn Energy, and identifying a site for the refinery in Rajasthan, while working in the Business Development group of ONGC.
Shri Ahuja was instrumental in steering the implementation of ERP project of SAP across the entire organization pan India, which was the largest implementation by SAP in the APAC region. Shri Ahuja was the founder member of the team that implemented this project in a time bound manner.

Shri Ahuja has been on deputation to Indian Strategic Petroleum Reserves Ltd. (ISPRL) since 2008. Earlier, as Dy. CEO of ISPRL, Shri Ahuja has been involved in implementation of the Phase-I strategic storage program of Govt. of India at three locations namely Vishakhapatnam, Mangalore and Padur entailing storage of crude oil in underground unlined rock caverns. Creating these marvels of Engineering as strategic storages for the Nation is quite a niche field in the oil industry.

He has also been involved in preparation of the DPR for Phase-II storage program which will entail two new underground storage technologies viz. solution mined salt leeched caverns and in ground concrete tanks.

Shri HPS Ahuja has taken over charge of CEO & MD of ISPRL w.e.f. 02.06.2017,

Shri Ahuja is an avid reader and has a passion for photography, music and driving.