Executive Director, Asia, the Middle East and Africa Lead for Downstream Research
Premasish Das leads S&P Global oil market downstream research activities for Asia, the Middle East, and Africa. He is responsible for the regional short-term and long-term crude oil and refined product supply, demand, price and margin outlooks, and detailed downstream market research. In addition, Mr. Das is leading the global and regional petrochemical feedstock research activities. Das is actively involved in consulting as well and advises clients on strategic studies, market studies, and commercial and technical assessments.
Before joining the firm, Mr. Das worked for ExxonMobil, Singapore, and NOCIL, India in various technical, commercial, and leadership assignments. The roles include refining/ petrochemical technical support, site-level utility and energy management, and regional market advisory. Mr. Das was responsible for analyzing business opportunities and developing and implementing strategies to improve business line profitability.
Mr. Das holds a Master Degree in Chemical Engineering from the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT).