has over 25 years of experience in the Research and Technology Development space, specifically in the Oil and Gas industry. His expertise lies in the Petrochemical and Oil recovery space where he has been at the forefront of developing cutting edge processes for Oil Recovery. Dr. Sood has excelled in concept development, piloting and then commercializing. An expert in evaluation of technologies and a out of the box thinker, he has been a noted researcher and often serves as advisor to new product conceptualization and needle threading at the cutting edge of technology. Dr. Sood has multiple patents issued against his name and many more pending approval. Dr. Sood is an Alumnus of IIT Roorkee, University of Calgary and did his doctorate from Dalhousie University, Calgary.