Indian Oil group company, Chennai Petroleum Corporation Ltd. (CPCL) announced the appointment of Mr. Arvind Kumar as its Managing Director. The Appointments Committee of the Cabinet (ACC) has approved the proposal for the appointment of Indian Oil Executive Director Arvind Kumar to the post of CPCL Managing Director in its order dated August 23 as conveyed by the Ministry of Petroleum and Natural Gas.

Mr. Arvind Kumar holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical Engineering. He also holds a Master’s Degree in Business Administration with specialization in Operations Management. He joined IOCL on October 3, 1990. He has got more than three decades of experience in the areas of Engineering, Project Management, Material & Contract Management and in Plant Operations & Maintenance.

Mr. Arvind Kumar was Executive Director and Unit Head of Mathura Refinery in 2020-21 and worked as Executive Director (Projects) at Refineries Headquarters, New Delhi, for Refineries Division of IOCL handling mega projects in Refineries and Petrochemicals before assuming charge of MD, CPCL at Chennai.