• Founder, Director of Indian Institute of Logistics (IIL), Good Ocean Maritime (GML) and Enfosys Pvt Ltd
  • Master Mariner from Merchant Navy and a fellow member of Institute of Chartered Ship Brokers
  • Vast experience in trading across continents on various kinds of vessels and ashore
  • Thorough hands-on experience on Warehousing, CFS, Customs clearance, Freight forwarding, Transportation & Distribution
  • Committed to Students and Excellence in Logistics & Shipping / Port training



  • CEO, Indian Institute of Logistics
  • Master Mariner, with 52 years of experience in the Shipping Industry
  • Sailed on ships for 26 years, of which 16 years were in command of all types of ships
  • Ashore in Maritime Education and Training for 26 years
  • Former Pro Vice Chancellor of Vels University from 2008 to 2014
  • Fellow of The Nautical Institute, London and Fellow of The Company of Master Mariners of India
  • President, Merchant Navy Officers Association, Chennai and Chairman, Mariners Welfare Guild



  • 23 years of Industry Experience
  • General Manager in one of the largest multi-national company in Logistics & Shipping
  • Experienced in ICD and CFS Operations, Sales, Customer service and Documentation of Exports &Imports
  • Hard-core domain experience in Liner Trade & Freight Forwarding
  • Member of Institute of Chartered Shipbrokers



  • 30 years in commercial shipping in various senior positions in various countries
  • Studied in Germany – School of Transport Bremerhaven (1980- 83), Studies at the Narottam Morarjee Institute of Shipping, Bombay (1978-1980) –Secured the highest marks in Commercial Law and Shipbroking Practice and was awarded Karnataka Govt. Prizes (1979)
  • Worked with Hapag Lloyd AG Germany, Vereinigte Linien Agenturen GmbH, Shaw Wallace & Co, Peirce Leslie India Ltd, Hanjin Shipping
  • Worked as General Manager of a reputed Shipping Company in Dubai
  • Experienced in the following subjects - Liner Trade, Multimodal Transportation of Goods, Legal Aspects of Shipping Business and Bill of Lading, maritime Law, Charter Parties, Fundamentals of Logistics, Sales and Marketing, Operations, Cargo Claims and Pricing





  • 15 years of Experience in Logistic & Shipping
  • Worldwide Topper in ICS Exam (2007)
  • Rich experience in Forwarding and Logistics line of activities through Ocean, Air and Customs clearance and Dry Cargo Chartering



  • Master Mariner with 22 years of Sailing Experience and 10 years of shore experience
  • Experience in handling Bulk Cargo, Bulk, Container & Tankers
  • Member company of Master Mariners of India, Member Institute of Chartered Ship Brokers London, Qualified / Approved Maritime Lecturer, Member Air Ambulance Society of India
  • Worked as Port Captain, Marine Manager with Hitech Drilling, Hardy Oil (UK), Prosafe Production (Norway/Singapore), General Manager – Seaways Shipping Ltd., Operations Manager – Relay Shipping agencies
  • Additionally qualified in – Applied science in Nautical, Human Relations & Management



  • 15 years of hard-core teaching experience
  • Experienced in teaching Quantitative Techniques, Operations Research, Management accounting & Corporate finance



  • 31 years of Experience in Logistic & Shipping
  • Worked in various multi-national companies like APL, Hapag Lloyd, Red Eagle Maritime Group, JAS Forwarding Worldwide Pvt Ltd and Zee Tee Express Logistics Pvt. Ltd
  • Rich experience in Forwarding and Logistics line of activities through Ocean, Air and Customs clearance
  • Experienced in Marketing Management, Consumer Behaviour, International Marketing, Service Marketing and Export & Import Management





  • Over 44 years of experience in General Insurance Industry
  • CEO and Principal officer in one of the leading Insurance broking firm in chennai
  • Experienced in teaching Marine Insurance



  • 42 years of experience in Logistics & Shipping Industry
  • Recipient of several awards like “Lifetime Achievement Award – Exim Group”, “Outstanding Leadership Award – Tata / Forbes”, “Best Organizer Trophy – NEDLLOYD”, “Shiromani Award”, “Star Performer Award
  • Senior Corporate Advisor and Executive Coach
  • Experienced in coaching Fundamentals Of Logistics, Transportation & Distribution Management, Liner Trade, Multimodal Transportation



  • Chartered Accountant and Proprietor of M/s. Tuscan Tax Solutions a Tax Consultancy firm
  • Experienced in Auditing of Individual & Sole Proprietorship concerns
  • Specialized in Compliance with statutory requirements of TDS return filing, Sales Tax / Service Tax / VAT Returns / PAN / TAN / TIN
  • Experienced in teaching Accounting & Financial Management



  • 26 years of rich cross-functional experience in overall branch, territory management of Customs functions, tramp agency operations and Stevedoring for varied importers and exporters
  • Member of the Institute of Chartered Ship Brokers, London
  • Experienced in teaching Freight forwarding and Liner Trade
  • Rich experience in handling Project Cargo and Food supplies (Rice & Wheat) for Food Corporation of India
  • Successfully handled transhipment of Volvo cars from Chennai to Cochin, Car exports of Ford India at Chennai Airport



  • 20 years of Industry Experience in CHA / Arbitrations
  • Proprietor & Managing Partner – PSM Logistics, Chennai
  • Top 3 in Regulation 9 (CHA Licensing)
  • Published many articles in Shipping Times
  • Domain Experience in Customs Procedure



  • A versatile scholar, having secured more than 140 Degrees
  • Conferred with 3 Doctorates in Commerce and Economics
  • Fellow member of ICAI, ICSI, III, IIMM
  • 3 times University First Rank – One in MBA and two in M.L Degrees
  • Associate Professor and Head of Department Commerce, RMV College
  • Published books on Financial Services and Industrial Relations





  • 35 years of Experience
  • Hard-core domain experience in Customs



  • Master Mariner with 33 Years of Industry Experience
  • Post Graduate Diploma in in Management Studies (Shipping) from University of Plymouth UK
  • Experienced in teaching Dry Cargo Chartering and Port Agency





  • 20 years of Experience in Logistics & Shipping
  • General Manager in a large transportation organization



  • 15 years of Industry Experience
  • Senior Manager – Marketing / Corporate Communications in one of India’s largest Marine Container Terminals
  • Hard-core domain experience in Liner Trade, Freight Forwarding, Fundamentals of Logistics & Warehousing operations
  • Member of Institute of Chartered Shipbrokers



  • 18 years of Industry experience in Business development & Commercial operations
  • Works for a large multinational company in Logistics & Shipping
  • Vast experience in Customer relationship management, Business negotiations, Team building & leadership and Business implementation
  • Experienced in teaching Fundamentals of Logistics and Freight Forwarding



  • 19 Years of Industry Experience in Customer service, Documentation, Marketing & Centre management
  • Experienced in Customs clearance, LCL/FCL Freight forwarding
  • Experienced in teaching Marketing management, Warehousing and Distribution & Organization Behaviour