Dr. Soni Oyekan is a world renowned expert in oil and gas, and oil refining. Soni has contributed immensely in chemical engineering and oil refining. Soni has 5 US and 9 global patents on platinum catalysis and naphtha reforming. Through his consultation company, he now extends his over 40 years service to oil refining and gas businesses. He is a Fellow of AIChE and the 2009 recipient of the Percy Julian award from NOBCChE. Oyekan is a graduate of Yale and Carnegie Mellon universities.