Ujwal Ritwik

Senior HSE Consultant Award-winning, results-driven professional with a multi-faceted background encompassing Process Safety, Environmental Health & Safety and Quality Management Systems (QEHS). Forty accomplished years of championing programs and processes to establish and improve PS and QEHS at refineries, petrochemicals, oil & gas and nuclear industries.

Award-winning, results-driven professional with a multi-faceted background encompassing Process Safety, Environmental Health & Safety and Quality Management Systems (QEHS). Forty accomplished years of championing programs and processes to establish and improve PS and QEHS at refineries, petrochemicals, oil & gas and nuclear industries he is a widely acknowledged and recognized HSE expert and thought leader.
 
Established, implemented, maintained and improved over eighty major programs for the company and across the globe, successfully. Led three culture improvement projects; conducted risk-based PS, EHS and ISO certified audits (over 500 man-days), consulting, training and management systems solutions helping organizations achieve certification, regulatory compliance, and performance improvement. Collaborative communicator, gaining buy-in from key decision-makers, employees and other stakeholders. 
Director of six international HSSE conferences and expos, GCC HSE Excellence Award and several other international events. 
 
He has a Bachelor in Chemical Engineering; IRCA accredited Lead Auditor certification in QMS ISO 9001, EMS 14001, ISO 45001, EnMS ISO 50001 and FSMS ISO 22000; A Canadian Registered Safety Professional (CRSP) and a Qualified Environmental Professional (QEP). 
 
Winner of several awards and recognitions including safety professional of the year USA, and nomination as the one of the ten most influential HSE personnel of the new millennium in the Middle East, 2010. Founder President ASSP Kuwait Chapter – evolving to largest international chapter, Advisory Board Member and Regional Coordinator, Institute for Professional Environmental Practice, USA.