V. Panneer Selvam

Cairn Energy India Ltd, India
Mr. Selvam looks back on nearly 25 years of professional experience. He gathered vast experience in Oil & Gas Production and Process Operations and in particular oil production systems, gas treatment, water injection treatment, corrosion management and production chemicals management. Since joining Cairn Energy India Pty. Ltd. in 1995, he conceptualized and developed projects in enhancing Ravva field production and life cycle requirement projects such as application of drag reducing agents (DRA) in multiphase flow lines, multiphase pumping to increase pipeline capacity, produced water re-injection, enhancing facilities to handle higher water cut of the field and water injection upgrading projects. Prior to this he gathered international experience in working for oil companies in Oman and the United Arab Emirates.

Panneer holds a B.Sc. in Chemistry and an MBA, both from the University of Madras in India, as well as a M.Eng.Sc. of Petroleum Engineering from the University of New South Wales in Australia. He is a member of the National Association of Corrosion Engineers (NACE) and the Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE).