Rajeev Sonthalia


President, Digital & Integration

Rajeev Sonthalia is President, Digital & Integration—Schlumberger, a position he assumed in July 2020. Prior to this role he served as the president of Integrated Performance Management, in addition to various global management positions, including Head of Marketing & Corporate Strategy, vice president of Reservoir Characterization in the Eastern Hemisphere, president of Integrated Drilling Services, president of Schlumberger Production Management, and president of Asia Pacific. Earlier in his Schlumberger career, Sonthalia was the vice president of Well Construction and Intervention after holding several management and field operations positions in India, United Kingdom, United States, China, and Kuwait. He began his career with Schlumberger in 1992 as a Wireline field engineer in India. Sonthalia holds a master’s degree in business administration from Erasmus University Rotterdam and a bachelor’s degree in physics from the Indian Institute of Technology in Bombay.

Sessions With Rajeev Sonthalia

Tuesday, 8 March

  • 11:30am - 12:10pm (CST) / 08/mar/2022 05:30 pm - 08/mar/2022 06:10 pm

    Digital & Emerging Technologies & the Low-carbon Future

    Panel Digitalization/AI/Machine Learning/Robotics/Cybersecurity Energy Transition/Climate & Sustainability Carbon Management/Decarbonization

    Achieving our goals to lower carbon emissions will require advancements in technologies across the energy ecosystem. Increased access and usage of digital assets is essential to assist this goal. What are the existing digital tools readily available? How are companies applying these digital assets in their carbon management forecasts? Digital has successfully enabled adoption and deployment of technologies in many industries—where do we see digital’s greatest roles as an enabler in a low-carbon future and to which technology groups would we expect the biggest impact? Which low-carbon technologies do we anticipate having the largest impact on the path toward a net-zero future? Are there particular signposts we should look-out for? What are the key challenges in wide-spread adoption of emerging technologies and how can we accelerate deployment?