Resume of Bethala Veeraswami

Lead (Senior) Contracts Engineer / Specialist / Adviser

Total experience of about 26 years+ in pre & post contract administration in international Oil & Gas industry - Middle East, Africa, North America and South Asian regions having good exposure to work in multi-cultural environment.

Handled pre and post contracts of EPC, EPCM, PMC, FEED, License, HSEIA, TPI and Site Services with independent responsibilities both in Client and in EPC Contractor

Have rich exposure to major EPC contracts of international Oil & Gas operators such as Takreer, KNPC, KOC, TOTAL, Shell, ExxonMobil, Agip (ENI), ChevronTexaco, ONGC, related to upstream & downstream facilities in onshore and offshore operations.

Handled multibillion-dollar value projects - TAKREER (RRE Project and Carbon Black & Delayed Coker project) from bidding to award and execution and KNPC (Alzour New Refinery Project)

Hands on experience in forming contracts on the principles of Lump Sum, Unit Rate (Re-measurable) and Reimbursable / Standby basis and develop cost effective contracting strategies.

Highly experienced in handling two-stage and single-stage system of bidding.

Experienced in complete life cycle of major projects from bidding stage to execution and its close out; considerable experience in handling projects starting from Feasibility studies, Licensing / Technology sourcing, PMC Services, FEED development and EPC execution.

Optimize project cost and time through change management (variations and claims) controls; exceptional skills in drafting contractual letters, claims reports and dispute resolution.

Proven ability in interpretation and negotiation of terms & conditions for major EPC projects.

Good interpersonal skills, able to work independently and provide support to the project teams in contractual and project matters; train and develop the skills of the junior contracting staff.

Well versed in working with computers; deploy adequate IT tools for project management.

Possess good skills in report preparation and presentation to the senior management.

Maintain high degree of confidentiality in all contractual / business matters.

Certified Member (MCCM) of IACCM.

At present working with M/s. Kuwait National Petroleum Company (KNPC) in Kuwait as Contracts Advisor in Project Department (PD) and actively involved in critical assignments of contracts management. Now, my employment is going to be over by end of March 2018 and thereby looking for a job with a prospective company.

Last Resume Update January 7, 2018
Address Kuwait, Kuwait
Phone Number 00965-9971680

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