BPCL.BO - Bharat Petroleum Corporation Limited

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Bharat Petroleum Corporation Limited

Bharat Bhavan
4 & 6 Currimbhoy Road Ballard Estate PB No. 688
Mumbai 400001
91 22 2271 3000

SectorBasic Materials
IndustryOil & Gas Refining & Marketing
Full Time Employees

Key Executives

Mr. D. RajkumarChairman & MD2.65MN/A57
Mr. M. VenugopalCompliance Officer & Company Sec.394.41kN/A57
Mr. Srinivasan RameshDirector of Marketing & Exec. Director6.79MN/A59
Mr. Ramamoorthy RamachandranDirector of Refineries & Additional Director2.93MN/A57
Mr. K. SivakumarDirector of Fin. & Additional DirectorN/AN/AN/A
Amounts are as of December 31, 2017 and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay is salary, bonuses, etc. Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year. Currency in INR.


Bharat Petroleum Corporation Limited refines crude oil and markets petroleum products in India. The company operates through two segments, Downstream Petroleum; and Exploration and Production of Hydrocarbons. It offers liquid and gaseous fuels, illuminating oils, and other products from crude petroleum or bituminous minerals; lubricants, including automotive engine oils, gear oils, transmission oils, specialty oils, and greases; natural gas; and aviation fuel. The company also provides industrial fuels and products, such as industrial gases, naphtha, diesel, kerosene, white oil, black oil, furnace oil, bitumen, sulphur, and solvents and special products, as well as industrial lubricants. In addition, it engages in the upstream exploration and production activities with participating interests in 22 blocks in India and internationally. The company operates a network of 13,983 retail outlets. It serves public and private sectors; and various government establishments, such as defense, railways, state transport undertakings, state electricity boards, etc. Bharat Petroleum Corporation Limited also exports its products. The company was formerly known as Bharat Refineries Limited and changed its name to Bharat Petroleum Corporation Limited in August 1977. Bharat Petroleum Corporation Limited was incorporated in 1952 and is based in Mumbai, India.

Corporate Governance

Bharat Petroleum Corporation Limited’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of February 1, 2018 is 3. The pillar scores are Audit: 6; Board: 2; Shareholder Rights: 5; Compensation: 1.

Corporate governance scores courtesy of Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS). Scores indicate decile rank relative to index or region. A decile score of 1 indicates lower governance risk, while a 10 indicates higher governance risk.