General Manager Petrochemicals
Indian Oil Corporation Limited
Mr. Mathew George is currently working as General Manager (Petrochemicals), IndianOil, Corporate HQ, New Delhi, heading the $2.5 Billion, Aromatics & Chemicals Business of IndianOil. A Mechanical Engineer by qualification, Mathew has a Post-Graduation in Finance from XLRI and a Post Graduate Diploma in Brand Management from UK’s Ashridge Business School. He has attended Executive Development Program of Kellogg School of Management, Chicago, besides Exim Programme of Indian Institute of Foreign Trade, New Delhi. He is also a Fellow of the Institution of Engineers, India (FIE) and a Member of the Aeronautical Society of India (MAeSI).
Mr. George has held various key assignments in Indian Oil, having worked in the Aviation, Technical Services, Lubricants and Petrochemicals departments at various locations. He was a founding member of IndianOil’s subsidiary, Lanka IOC, in Colombo, Sri Lanka. Moving back to India in 2004 as part of the Core Team involved in setting up IndianOil’s fledgling Petrochemicals Business, he was instrumental in a long-term cooperation agreement with Unilever which took IndianOil’s Propel Brand Petrochemicals onto an international platform.
Mathew was the founding member of IndianOil’s Petrochemical Exports Group. He also spearheaded the Core Team involved in development and implementation of the award winning, Customer Facing, CRM, Portal and Dealer Management platform for the Polymers Business of IOCL besides conceptualizing the Supply Chain, Pricing, Business Processes and Risk Management systems for this large business. A well-known supply chain and ERP/CRM expert and analyst, Mathew also has core experience in Ship Chartering for Chemicals and Petroleum.
A licensed pilot and trained pianist, Mathew is a regular speaker/lecturer at international events and training courses on the subject of Petroleum, Natural Gas, Petrochemicals, International Trade, Information Technology, Cultural Sensitivity and Shipping & Logistics. Mathew is also an advisor/committee member on various Govt Panels in the areas of Petroleum, Petrochemicals, Supply Chain and IT.
Mathew speaks 6 languages and has lived/worked in 19 cities worldwide and has visited 48 countries on all continents.
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