Tushar Poddar has earned more than 37 years professional experience. Last thirty-two (32) years of his professional career is firmly anchored to offshore/onshore oil, gas and LNG industries especially upstream and midstream sector encompassing production, processing, transportation and storage for facilities viz offshore fixed platform, subsea pipeline, FPSO/FSO, FLNG/FSRU, etc and onshore gas plant, LNG plant & terminals.
Tushar worked in many reputed organization such as Bechtel Corporation, Houston, USA; IHI-E&C, Houston, USA; Shell, Brunei; Sembcorp Marine/SMOE-Singapore; KBR- Singapore, BW Offshore – Singapore; MAXUS-Indonesia, McDermott -UK; Samsung Heavy Industries - S Korea, L'AIR LIQUIDE-Paris; ONGC & MECON – India.
He has demonstrated skill in process & safety engineering, risk management, engineering management and project management for many years. He has contributed significantly in the HSE aspects in construction management. There are dozens of EPCIC valued ranging from 150 MUSD to 2.5 BUSD to his credit for successful completion.
He has published and presented several industry - focused high quality technical papers in international conferences including OTC. He is a Senior Member of American Institute of Chemical Engineers. He is also an active member in OTC Conference subcommittee.
Tushar has worked in various capacities --- as Engineering Manager, Project Manager, Chief Risk Officer, Safety Leader, General Manager, and Project Director for various offshore/onshore oil and gas and LNG projects.
His current focus has been to consulting and training services to the companies for their capital projects and/or corporate nourishment, encompassing risk analysis, HSE and sustainability, besides other key components of the project and engineering management. He is recently also instrumental in offering industry led courses in few institutes in Singapore to foster professional skillset among the student community.