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Sarthak Behuria elected President of the World LP Gas Association in Seoul

The World LP Gas Association’s Board elected Mr. Sarthak Behuria, Chairman, Indian Oil Corporation as the Association’s President on the eve of the 2008 World LP Gas Forum in Seoul.

 

The new WLPGA leader has almost four decades of experience in the petroleum industry Paris, 7 October 2008 – The World LP Gas Association’s Board elected Mr. Sarthak Behuria, Chairman, Indian Oil Corporation as the Association’s President on the eve of the 2008 World LP Gas Forum in Seoul. He takes over from Mr. Lon Greenberg, Chairman and CEO of UGI who successfully led the world LP Gas industry for several years. Speaking on the occasion, Mr. Sarthak Behuria said, “As President of this apex body representing the global LP Gas industry, it will be my endeavour to strive assiduously to steer the WLPGA further on the progressive path”. An alumnus of St. Stephen’s College Delhi and IIM, Ahmedabad, Mr. Sarthak Behuria has almost four decades of experience in the petroleum industry. In addition to heading Indian Oil Group Companies – CPCL, BRPL and Indian Oiltanking Ltd., he is also the Chairman of SCOPE, Petroleum Federation of India and the Council of Indian Employers. “These are exciting times within the energy business globally and the World LP Gas Association’s members are honoured to welcome Mr. Sarthak Behuria, an industry leader,  as President, said James Rockall, Managing Director, WLPGA. “He will help us further focus on the positioning of LP Gas and contribute to demonstrating the benefits of this clean and modern energy to senior decision makers across the globe”
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About WLPGA – World LP Gas Association – www.worldlpgas.com
The WLPGA is the authoritative voice of the global LP Gas industry representing all sectors of the industry. WLPGA’s primary aim is to add value to the sector through driving premium demand for LP Gas, while promoting compliance to good business and safety practices. It brings together public and private companies involved in one, several or all activities of the industry, develops partnerships with international organizations and implements projects on local and global scales. WLPGA was established in 1987 and granted Special Consultative Status with the United Nations Economic and Social Council in 1989. About the World LP Gas Forum The World LP Gas Forum conference and exhibition is recognized as the premium annual global event in the LP Gas industry, regularly attracting up to 700 attendees and hundreds of external visitors from more than 50 countries. It is the ideal place to meet with senior executives from all over the world and other LP Gas stakeholders including government, policy makers and international organizations.
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