Our Early Years

SDB was Founded by the Visionary Mind of Dilip Bhargava

Dilip founded SDB Trade International, LP, in the early 2000s with a growth mindset. As the years continued, SDB expanded into different sectors in the market, becoming one of the largest importers and distributors of OCTG, Midstream, and PVF Products. Dilip's entrepreneurial spirit laid the foundation for what would become an iconic organization. Learn how passion, commitment, and discipline from SDB's early founder have led the organization to excellence.


Decades of Service to the Industry

Our company is proud to have a leadership team that combines experience, expertise, and passion for excellence. Our leaders have a proven track record of success in the industry and are committed to driving innovation, promoting teamwork, and delivering exceptional value to our customers. They bring a diverse set of backgrounds, skills, and perspectives to the table, allowing us to stay ahead of the curve and adapt to the industry's ever-changing landscape.

Our Management Team

Dilip Bhargava

Founder & CEO

Narayan Bhargava


Wesley D Sherer

Chief Financial Officer

Rajesh Kumar

Vice President & Director of Sales

Subhash Loura

Technical Sales, OCTG & Line Pipe

Mack Sichta

Director of PVF

Pranav Bal

General Manager – India

Phillip Allen

Director of Capital Projects

Setting the Industry Benchmark

Our mission is to lead the energy and industrial applications industries by holding ourselves accountable to the highest ethical standards. We strive to become a household name by providing products and services that establish industry benchmarks in quality, customer support, and efficiency.


A Consistent Lighthouse

We cultivate a company culture that promotes transparency, teamwork, innovation, and shared goals. Our values are simple, and we have maintained them since inception.

  • We are service oriented:

    We are passionate about customer needs.

  • We are competent:

    We are experienced, informed, and technical.

  • We are punctual:

    We maintain the structure to meet deadlines but keep the flexibility to modify at short notice.

  • We are quality driven:

    We regularly audit our manufacturing partners and hold them accountable to product and delivery requirements.

Our Milestones and Achievements

From Recognition to Innovation: SDB's Commitment to the Future

SDB' s unrivaled level of service and excellent ability to manage OCTG inventory on behalf of its customers has allowed SDB to realize considerable growth over the last 2+ decades. This growth has led to SDB's CEO being recognized as an outstanding entrepreneur and nominated as a Finalist for the EY Entrepreneur of the Year® in 2010, 2012, and 2015. Further, SDB has been part of the Inc 5000 America’s Fastest Growing Private Companies in 2007, 2009, 2015, 2020, and 2022.

As we reflect on our remarkable history, we embrace the future with unwavering enthusiasm and a commitment to staying at the forefront of our industry. We are poised to tackle new challenges, explore emerging technologies, and drive innovation that will shape the world of tomorrow. Join us on this exciting journey as we continue to make history.



Since our humble beginnings, we have evolved into a prominent leader in our industry, leaving an indelible mark in the industry and building lifetime relationships.