Full Name
Kartapurkh S Khalsa
Job Title
Senior Counsel & Director of Customs Compliance
Speaker Bio
Kartapurkh S. Khalsa is Senior Counsel & Director of Customs Compliance for NOV. He is responsible for the creation and implementation of policies related to NOV’s global customs compliance program. His globally based team is responsible for ensuring compliance with the customs laws and regulations of the countries in which NOV operates.
Mr. Khalsa has developed a wide-ranging customs compliance program, including the creation and implementation of policy controls regarding classification, valuation, use of special preference programs, and controls surrounding anti-dumping/countervailing duties. This program has helped NOV alleviate penalties and properly manage compliance related risks around the world. Mr. Khalsa is NOV’s primary point of contact with U.S. Customs & Border Protection (“CBP”) and oversees the company’s responses to CBP audits. He is also responsible for the review and approval of NOV communications with CBP, including all prior disclosures, responses to requests for information and notices of action. Mr. Khalsa’s team also manages all NOV responses to inquiries from non-U.S. Customs officials and provides on-site compliance training to NOV operations around the world.
NOV (NYSE: NOV) delivers technology-driven solutions to empower the global energy industry. For more than 150 years, NOV has pioneered innovations that enable its customers to safely produce abundant energy while minimizing environmental impact. The energy industry depends on NOV’s deep expertise and technology to continually improve oilfield operations and assist in efforts to advance the energy transition towards a more sustainable future. NOV powers the industry that powers the world.
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University of Texas, Austin, Texas (J.D., 2006)
University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia (Non-Award Law, 2006)
University of California, Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara, California (B.A., Political Science, 2002)

Professional Memberships:
State Bar of Texas
Kartapurkh S Khalsa