Soma is President & Chief Executive Officer of Dover Energy segment of Dover Corporation, having joined the Company in March 2004. Dover Energy provides highly engineered products & solutions for the global energy industry.
Prior to this role, Soma served as Executive Vice President (January 2012 – July 2013) of Dover Energy; Executive Vice President (January 2010 – December 2011) of Dover Fluid Management; President (January 2008 – December 2009) of Dover’s Fluid Solutions Platform; President (June 2006 – December 2007) of Dover’s Gas Equipment Group; President (March 2004 – May 2006) of RPA Process Technologies.
Soma began his working career at Baker Hughes in Tulsa, Oklahoma and progressed through a number of positions of increasing responsibility in businesses that served the energy, chemical, mining, sanitary and other process industries.
Soma has a M.S. in Industrial Engineering from University of Oklahoma and a B.S. in Mechanical Engineering from Anna University in Chennai, India. He brings a strong global business background, having lived and worked in India, Germany, Singapore, and Australia.
Soma is a member of the Board of Directors of the World Affairs Council of Greater Houston, the Petroleum Equipment Suppliers Association (Gulf Coast), and The Indo-American Community Services. He also serves on the Executive Committee and Audit Committee of the World Affairs Council of Greater Houston.