Agnihotri, R.

IBM Corp.,

Raj Agnihotri leads capital projects for the chemicals and petroleum division for IBM, as well as global sales/solutions for downstream, chemicals and LNG. Throughout his career, Dr. Agnihotri has held increasing roles of responsibility at Texaco (Chevron), Honeywell and ABB. He served as Chief Information Officer (CIO) at Reliance, General Manager at Yokogawa, and has advised Chevron’s “refinery of the future” project. His areas of expertise include capital projects, manufacturing, SCM, process automation/controls, and information management/AI/IOT/Industry4.0.

Digitalization for the refinery and plant of the future

Agnihotri, R., IBM Corp.

Hydrocarbon Processing Industry (HPI) companies are using digitalization in concert with improved processes and skills to squeeze more productivity from existing assets.