What is the outlook for oil and gas amid declining upstream investments? How can Asia meet its energy infrastructure investment gap? Alok Sinha, Managing Director & Regional Head, Energy & Natural Resources, Greater Asia, Standard Chartered, addresses these and more.
Alok Sinha is currently the Managing Director & Regional Head, Energy & Natural Resources, Greater Asia and is responsible for coverage of the National Oil Companies, Multi-national O&G corporations and Metals and Mining players operating in Asia Pacific. Prior to joining Standard Chartered, Alok was an Executive Director, Head of Energy for South and S.E Asia at ABN AMRO. He has over 28 years of banking experience and has worked extensively with some of the key players in the O&G, Petrochemicals, Metals and Mining and Power sectors in Asia Pacific & Middle East and has handled the origination and execution of transactions related to Mergers and Acquisitions advisories, Leveraged Finance, Equity Capital Markets, Debt Capital Markets, Asset Restructuring, Project Finance and Derivatives. Alok started his banking career with Bank of America in Mumbai where he worked in the Consumer and Corporate Banking businesses before moving to Chase Manhattan Bank in the Structured Trade Finance and Advisory business for South Asia based out of Mumbai and thereafter in the Asia regional office in Singapore.