Vast and varied experience in Shipping. After completion of engineering and Training from DMET sailed on board different types of tanker vessels, thereafter joined ship management as Technical Superintendent in July of 1998. In 21 years ashore have carried out many dry docking, emergency dockings, new buildings, SNP, negotiated CP of tankers. Represented ADNOC as member for the Technical Working Group of the LNG ships (NGSCO) of the parent company ADNOC 2002 to 2005. Heads the Technical Committee of UAE Shipping Association.
Hands on experience of handling hull and machinery & P&I claims, has successfully settled several difficult cases that includes technical breakdowns, explosion, vessel grounding, cargo contamination claims and insurance.
Qualification: Bachelor of Marine Engineering (DMET Calcutta), Chief Engineers License (MMD India) and PGBM (Post graduate in business management from IIM Calcutta). Sailed from 1989 to 1998, Chief Engineer from 1994 to 1998, from 1998 associated with shore management. Had worked with well-known companies like Essar International, ADNATCO-NGSCO, V-Ships, Teekay located in Mumbai, Philadelphia, Abu Dhabi, Glasgow and currently associated with D&K in Dubai.
A passionate wildlife photographer, who enjoys trekking in wilderness.