Smt. Vartika Shukla has assumed charge as Director (Technical) of Engineers India Limited (EIL) w.e.f. August 1, 2020.
Smt. Shukla graduated in Chemical Engineering from Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur in 1988 and is certified with an Executive General Management Program from IIM (Lucknow).
Smt. Shukla started her career as a Management Trainee in EIL’s Process Division in 1988. She possesses over 32 years of extensive consulting experience comprising Design, Engineering and Implementation of complexes in Refining, Gas Processing, Petrochemicals, Fertilizers etc. She has led to the successful completion of many prestigious projects for clients in Oil & Gas and Petrochemical Industry both in India and Overseas.
She has a wide spectrum of experience across diverse functions of the Technical Directorate. She has steered Process Design, R&D and the entire functions of Engineering i.e., Piping, Equipment, Instrumentation, Electrical, Structural etc. She has been steering several new Initiatives in the areas of BioFuels, Digitalization, Energy Efficiency, Make In India and StartUp Initiative of EIL. She is credited with forging several Collaborative Partnerships for expanding the Technology Portfolio of EIL.
Smt. Shukla is an active member of prominent industry forums like FIPI, CII and FICCI and has served on the Editorial Board of FIPI Journal. In recognition of her outstanding contribution to the Oil and Gas Sector, Smt. Shukla has been bestowed with several prestigious accolades namely, first PETROFED Woman Executive Award, SCOPE Excellence Award and MoP&NG Innovation Award with her team.
Prior to this, Smt. Shukla was holding the position of Executive Director (Technical) in EIL.