Shomit Haldar is the Business Development Manager - Middle East for Dow Oil, Gas and Mining.
In this role, he is responsible for promoting gas treating solvent technologies, heat transfer fluids and dehydration solutions to Oil and Gas market segment in Middle East.
Since joining Dow in 2012, Haldar has been involved with growing the refining and gas processing segments of the business in the region and has therefore gained in-depth industry knowledge, chemistry and application expertise on the Middle East’s downstream Oil and Gas sector. He has particular expertise with Dow’s specialty formulated amine - UCARSOL™, which is designed to help meet regulatory emissions requirements as well as reach operational goals in various industries like Natural Gas plants, Refineries, Petrochemical and Fertilizer industries.
Haldar has more than 20 years’ experience with a wide range of technical, commercial and business development roles in Oil and Gas. He started his career as a chemical engineer with NOCIL Petrochemicals India before shifting to a more commercial role in various specialty chemical companies like Ecolab Nalco and Innospec Ltd focusing on marketing specialty chemicals and process technologies along with technical and consultative services to Oil and Gas companies.
Haldar graduated as a Chemical Engineer from L.I.T. College of Engineering and Technology, Maharashtra, India. He lives in Dubai with his wife and two children.