Mr. Alok Gurtu is a mechanical engineer from BIT Mesra of 1984 Batch. He has a total experience of over 35 years in steel & mining, Oil & Gas out of which more than 20 years in the field of integrity management of pipeline assets. He has worked in responsible senior positions in project/construction, operation & maintenance & pipeline integrity management in reputed companies like Tata Steel, GAIL India Ltd , RGTIL, and RGPL (Reliance Group). He is presently working as a full-time director with Reliance Ethane Pipeline Ltd (REPL) and heading operation & maintenance of DNEPL pipeline. He is also heading Centre of Excellence for Pipelines (CoE) for all NG & Petroleum Pipelines in Reliance Group Companies. He has presented several technical papers at international conferences in India & abroad.