Sanjay Paranji

Vice President Advanced Analytics & Emerging Technologies (AAET), Anadarko Petroleum Corporation

Sanjay Paranji was named Vice President of Technology at Anadarko Petroleum Corporation in May 2018 after serving as Vice President of the Advanced Analytics & Emerging Technologies (AAET) group since November 2016. His organization’s objective is to harness technology, big data, artificial intelligence, machine learning, and automation to enhance the company’s competitive advantage in the exploration and production space. Mr. Paranji previously served as Director of Unconventional Resources Best Practices for the U.S. onshore region. He has nearly 21 years of experience in the oil and natural gas industry, beginning with Schlumberger-GeoQuest, based out of Dubai and covering the Middle East and East Africa regions, and subsequently as Reservoir Technology Lead in Aberdeen, Scotland. Mr. Paranji holds a Bachelor of Science degree and a Master of Science degree in petroleum engineering, and a Master of Business Administration degree from the Jones Graduate School of Business at Rice University in Houston.


Aug 22 2018 | 9:25 - 9:45 am | Keynote Presentation