South East Asia Liaison Office Manager
Raj is the South East Asia Liaison Office Manager at Qatargas, and is based in Bangkok. He joined Qatargas in 2015, and has been Qatargas focal point in managing the coordination and communication related to Qatargas’ existing and potential LNG sales in South East Asia. Qatargas’ South East Asia Liaison Office was established to facilitate smooth deliveries of LNG cargoes to their final destination, as well as enhance relationships with existing and potential LNG buyers in South East Asia.
Raj is an international oil and gas professional with integrated experiences across the oil and gas value chain. He started his career in 2004 as upstream engineer and commercial analyst with Chevron. In 2009, he joined Poten & Partners in New York office as LNG and Natural Gas consultant, and worked at different Poten offices including Australia and Singapore. During his years with Poten, he had been involved in various management decision analysis tasks related to gas and LNG assignments, including commercial and technical due diligence for LNG asset sales and acquisitions, LNG procurement strategy, unconventional gas development, and LNG contract (HOAs and SPAs) reviews.
Raj graduated from Columbia University, New York, with Masters degree in International Energy Management and Policy, and holds double bachelor degrees in Chemical Engineering and Arts major in Japanese from University of Melbourne, Australia.