Murli Agarwal is currently the Advisor and Director, Downstream COE, at TCS' Global Oil & Gas Practice. Formerly, he worked as General Manager, IT and Chief Information Officer of Downstream Manufacturing with India’s Second Largest Oil Major Bharat Petroleum Corporation Limited. He is also the former President and fellow of Computer society of India and South East Asia Regional Computer Confederation (SEARCC). Agarwal carries over 37 years of experience in planning, designing and architecting of business transformation projects. In his current consulting and advisory role for Global customers , he conducts workshops and mentors teams on projects and front ended proposals for automation.