Mr Ratnesh Bedi has been the President of Pacific Oil & Gas (PO&G) since 2011. His key area of focus is PO&G’s new venture to develop and construct an LNG liquefaction plant in British Columbia. On behalf of PO&G and the investor, Ratnesh manages financing and oversees the ongoing work for the project to ensure that the engineering team and local staff have the necessary support to secure permits, appoint world class EPC contractors, build and commission the facilities while continuing to work and engage with First Nations and the community. Ratnesh also leads the oil & gas exploration and exploitation initiatives, growth and operations in the Indonesia’s business in this current role.
Prior to his appointment in PO&G, Mr. Bedi was Chief Financial Officer of Asia Pacific Resources International Limited (APRIL), a world-leading pulp and paper manufacturer, from 2007 until 2010.
Mr. Bedi was previously with KPMG Indonesia as Manager of Corporate Recovery and Restructuring Division and Deloitte Advisory as Executive Director in corporate and financial advisory services. Mr Bedi graduated with a BComm from New Delhi, India and is an associate member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India.