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About CCPS

CCPS is a not-for-profit, corporate membership organization within AIChE that identifies and addresses process safety needs for a variety of facilities involved with handling, storing, using or processing, and transporting hazardous materials.

CCPS Vision Statement: A World without Process Safety Incidents™

CCPS Mission Statement: CCPS is committed to achieve a world without Process Safety incidents by:

  • Serving as a premier worldwide resource for Process Safety knowledge and understanding
  • Advancing Process Safety culture, technical concepts and management practices
  • Enhancing individual and organizational Process Safety competency 
  • Fostering collaboration within and across organizations, at all levels
  • Promoting Process Safety as a key societal value and foundation for responsible, sustainable operation

CCPS member companies, working in project subcommittees, define and develop useful, time-tested guidelines that have practical applications within industry. CCPS educates employees of member companies through its events, courses, books, tools, online resources, and publications.

CCPS By-Laws

Check out the CCPS By-Laws here!

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Become a CCPS Member

CCPS offers many benefits but the true value of membership lies in the extraordinary interaction and learning opportunities.

CCPS Annual Report

The CCPS Annual Report Provides a thorough look at the organization, including the mission, vision, projects, milestones, and more.

Office Locations

New York Office (Headquarters)

120 Wall Street, Fl 23
New York, NY 10005-4020
Phone: (646) 495-1371
Fax: (646) 495-1504

Asia Pacific Office 

Suite 55, Vatika, Supreme Business Park
Hiranandani Gardens, Powai
Mumbai 400076
Tel +91.22.42019129/30
Fax +91.22.42019191

CCPS China Section

Zhao Dong Feng 
Liu Yi
+86 (18) 661426699
Meng YiFei 

CCPS Latin America Section (Houston, TX)


CCPS Europe Office (Germany)

Luxemburgerstraße 10
64521 Groß Gerau

Cell: +49 171 64 63 049




Contact Us

The CCPS customer service department is ready to assist. Contact us via telephone or our general inquiries form.

Staff Contacts

 Name Title E-mail Office Phone Numbers Mobile phone numbers

Shakeel Kadri

Executive Director & CEO, CCPS



Anil Gokhale 

Chief Operating Officer, CCPS

anilg@aiche.org +1-646-495-1378 +1-713-560-5266
Umesh Dhake Associate Director, CCPS for the Asia, Oceania, and Africa Regions umesd@aiche.org +91.22.42019129/30 +91 98206 43621
Willi Meier  AIChE General Manager Europe willm@aiche.org  

+49 171 64 63 049

Carmen Osorio CCPS Latin American Regional Manager carmo@aiche.org    +1-281- 896-3026

Michele Horwitz

CCPS Membership Manager




Jing Chen

Principal Engineering Specialist


Christa Pennino CCPS Engineering Specialist chrip@aiche.org +1-646-495-1390 +1914 589 - 9859
Bruce Vaughen Lead Process Safety Subject Matter Expert, CCPS brucv@aiche.org   +1-217- 722-9701 
Jennifer Bitz Lead Process Safety Engineer/Project Manager, CCPS jennb@aiche.org   +1-281- 299-4265
Vishal Chavan  Project Manager, CCPS vishc@aiche.org +91.22.42019129/30  

CCPS Consultants

CCPS works with numerous CCPS Consultants. Click the link below to see their names, view their profiles, and connect with them.