Dr. Arya has overall responsibility for strategy, research content, consulting delivery and business performance for energy industry services, including upstream, midstream, downstream, power, gas, coal and renewables. He previously served as senior vice president of Energy Research and Analysis at IHS Markit and was responsible for the research, analysis and content development across all industries served. Earlier in his career he worked with BP in a number of operational, business, technical and strategic positions around the world for more than 20 years. His career includes international leadership experience in a diverse array of energy fields spanning strategy development, business planning, field operations and technology commercialization. Dr. Arya is a member of the Global Agenda Council on the Future of Oil and Gas with the World Economic Forum and 25+ year member of the Society of Petroleum Engineers. He has previously served on boards of several institutions and was Adjunct Senior Fellow at Council on Foreign Relations. Dr. Arya holds Bachelor of Science, Master of Science and Ph.D. degrees in petroleum engineering. He is based in Cambridge, Massachusetts, US.