New appointments and disappointments

Vol 4, PW 8 (24 May 00) News in Brief

Subir Raha, Director Human Resources at IOC is the new Chairman of 'Indian Oil Petronas Ltd', a joint venture with Malaysia's Petronas to set up an LPG import facility at Haldia.

Debarata Ray, General Manager, EXCOM at ONGC, has been appointed to coordinate proposed deepwater alliances with multinational oil companies. Sudhir Singhal has been formally confirmed as director of the Indian Institute of Petroleum.

Atul Chandra, Managing Director, ONGC Videsh, has failed to secure the post of Director Operations at ONGC following internal opposition. BSES Chairman RV Shahi rejects speculation he is to become the next Secretary in the Ministry of Power.