SPE Asia-Pacific Regional Technical Advisory Committee

Regional Technical Advisory Committees have been created across the globe to identify relevant topics for local events throughout SPE’s operating regions.

Each region’s Technical Advisory Committee’s membership is representative of SPE’s eight technical disciplines and has a diverse geographical and company representation.


Rahim Masoudi pic

Reservoir; Production and Operations; Management
Rahim Masoudi
Custodian Reservoir Engineering, 
Resource Development & Management, MPM

Vice Chairman

Mohamad Kamal Hamdan pic

Reservoir; Production and Operations
Mohamad Kamal Hamdan
Lead Advisor, Reservoir Engineering
PTT Exploration & Production PLC

Committee Members

Atsushi Hatakeyama pic

Reservoir; Management
Atsushi Hatakeyama
Director, Senior Executive Officer
Abu Dhabi Oil Company

Kevin Lay pic

Completions; Production and Operations
Kevin Raymond Lay
Technical Director - Well Engineering
AWT International

Suresh Sinnappu pic

Management; Production and Operations
Suresh Sinnappu
President Indonesia
Baker Hughes

Monica Ferro Rodriguez

Reservoir; Management
Monica Ferro Rodriguez
APAC - Director Reservoir Technical Services
Baker Hughes

Claus Otto

Health , Safety, Environment, and Sustainability; Management
Claus Otto
Adjunct Professor
Institute for Energy Transition
Curtin University

Belladonna Troxylon Maulianda pic

Production and Operations; Completions
Belladonna Troxylon Maulianda 
Special Staff and Expert for the Coordinating Minister
Coordinating Ministry for Maritime and Investment Affairs Republic of Indonesia

Executive Director
Indonesia CCS Center

Dipak Mandel pic

Reservoir; Data Science and Engineering Analytics
Dipak Mandal
Advisor Reservoir Engineering
Dialog Energy Sdn Bhd

Abul Jamaluddin pic

Production and Operations
Abul Jamaluddin
Chief Executive Officer

Khamis AlAbdali pic

Management; Reservoir
Khamis Mansoor Saleh AlAbdali
Technical Director
Energy Development Oman (EDO)

Fatemeh Mehran pic

Production and Operations; Management
Fatemeh Mehran

Roger van Hoek pic

Management; Production and Operations
Roger van Hoek
Strategy and Planning
INPEX Australia

Chai Zhenjie

Reservoir; Management
Chai Zhenjie
Deputy General Manager
JX Nippon Oil & Gas Exploration (Malaysia) Ltd.

Roberto F. Aguilera pic

Management; Health, Safety, Environment, and Sustainability
Roberto F. Aguilera
Senior Fellow, Acting Program Director
King Abdullah Petroleum Studies and Research Center (KAPSARC)

Nikhil Chaturvedi pic

Management; Data Science and Engineering Analytics
Nikhil Chaturvedi

Chief IT & Digital Officer (CIDO)
Liberty Steel Group

Srikant Kadambi pic

Data Science and Engineering Analytics; Health, Safety, Environment, and Sustainability
Srikant Kadambi
Managing Director, Energy & Sustainability, Asia

Sri Ganesh Pillay

Project, Facilities and Construction; Management
Sri Ganesh Pillay
Senior Project Manager
Mubadala Energy

Ray Johnson pic

Production and Operations; Reservoir
Ray Johnson
General Manager - Technical Services
Novus Fuels

Avinash Kishore Kumar

Drilling; Health, Safety, Environment, and Sustainability
Avinash Kishore Kumar 
Senior Manager
Wells Fluids and Cementing, Wells

Juhaidi Jaafar pic

Production and Operations; Reservoir
Juhaidi Jaafar
Head, Reserves and Resources Management
Integrated Hydrocarbon Management
Malaysia Petroleum Management

Idris pic

Production and Operations; Completions
Khairul Nizam Idris

Principal Production Technology
Malaysia Petroleum Management

Noriani Yati Mohamad

Management; Project, Facilities and Construction
Noriani Yati Mohamad
Project Director, BIGST

Raj Deo Tewari pic

Reservoir; Production and Operations
Raj Deo Tewari
Chief Scientist

Mohamad Ikhranizam Mohd Ros pic

Projects, Facilities, and Construction; Completions; Health, Safety, Environment, and Sustainability
Mohamad Ikhranizam Mohd Ros
Senior Manager Decommissioning & Abandonment, Construction & Decommissioning Delivery

Mohd Abshar Mohd Nor image

Drilling; Completions
Mohd Abshar Mohd Nor
General Manager
Wells Integrity, Intervention and Workover
PETRONAS Carigali Sdn Bhd

Cheol Hwan Roh pic

Production and Operations; Completions
Cheol Hwan Roh
Principal Production Technology
PETRONAS Carigali Sdn Bhd

Shahril Ridzauddin Mohd Mokhtar pic

Production and Operations; Completions
Shahril Ridzauddin Mohd Mokhtar
General Manager
Well Design, Digital and Technology
PETRONAS Carigali Sdn Bhd

Iswahyuni Fifthana Hayati pic

Reservoir; Data Science and Engineering Analytics
Iswahyuni Fifthana Hayati
Head of Geoscience and Reservoir 
Development Division

Suryani pic

Production and Operations; Projects, Facilities, and Construction
Advisor Process & Facility 

Gary Ong Swee Hong pic

Drilling; Completions
Gary Ong Swee Hong
Staff Drilling Engineer
PTTEP Malaysia

Liu He pic

Production and Operations
Liu He
Vice General Engineer
Research Inst. of Petroleum Exploration & Development (RIPED), PetroChina

Mark Stone pic

Production and Operations
Anwarudin Saidu Mohamed
Chief Technology Officer
Reservoir Link Energy Berhad

Mark Stone pic

Reservoir; Health, Safety, Environment, and Sustainability
Mark Stone
Chief Executive Officer
Resources Safety & Health Queensland

Helena Wu pic

Production and Operations; Management
Helena Wu
Business Development Manager, Clean Fuels and Carbon Management
Santos Limited

Louay Louis Laham pic

Management; Drilling
Louay Louis Laham
Chief Executive Officer, Drilling
Sapura Energy Berhad

Andrew Parker pic

Reservoir; Project, Facilities and Construction
Andrew Parker

Development and Subsurface Capability Manager
Shell Malaysia Exploration and Production

Zahris Sham Abu Musa pic

Management; Production and Operations
Zahris Sham Abu Musa
Global Account Director

Nurfitrah Mat Noh pic

Drilling; Management
Nurfitrah Mat Noh

Digital Drilling Business Development Manager

Saifon Daungkaew pic

Reservoir; Production and Operations
Saifon Daungkaew
Reservoir Engineering Advisor


Salim Taoutaou pic

Drilling; Completions
Salim Taoutaou
Founder and Managing Director

Syahrir Ridha pic

Syahrir Ridha
Director, Institute of Hydrocarbon Recovery
Universiti Teknologi PETRONAS (UTP)