Director - Finance & Marketing
Shri Subir Purkayastha, Director (Finance), GAIL (India) Limited is a Chartered Accountant and Company Secretary by professional qualification. He joined GAIL in 1985 as a Finance Officer. He has a rich experience of nearly 30 years in the areas of Corporate Finance and Treasury including Forex Risk Management, Capital Budgeting, Corporate Budgets, Corporate Accounts, Finalization of Long Term LNG and Gas Agreements, Liquefaction and Regasification Terminal Service Agreement, Shareholders Agreements and Joint Ventures Agreement etc.
Currently, he is holding additional charge of Director (Marketing), GAIL India Ltd. He is also currently Director in GAIL Global (Singapore) Pte. Ltd., Brahmaputra Cracker & Polymer Limited, GAIL Gas Ltd. and Petronet LNG Ltd.
He had in the past also held the positions of Director in GAIL Global (USA) Inc., Ratnagiri Gas and Power Pvt. Ltd (RGPPL) and TAPI Pipeline Company Limited. Besides serving a long tenure at GAIL corporate office, he was on secondment to Petronet LNG Ltd., during its formative years from 1998 to 2002. During this period, he was involved in the selection of LNG supplier, finalization of first ever LNG supply agreement in the country viz with Ras Gas, Qatar, Time Charter Agreement with Japanese Shipping consortium and EPC contract for construction of Dahej re-gasification terminal.
Shri Subir Purkayastha is an avid reader and in his spare time likes to read on topics related to finance, management and leadership. He is also fond of old Hindi film melodies.