To take up a suitable job ashore with the experience gained in technical on board ships as well as procurement and logistics.
Employed with Barber Ship Management Ltd. Mumbai, India since March 2004 and serving in the capacity of Purchasing Officer in their Centralised Procurement Division.
Self underwent training in the Purchasing Division of Barber Oslo, Norway for three months prior to establishing the Centralised Procurement Division in India. This department currently handles the procurement activities for 150 vessels.
Before taking up the above shore assignment, served as a Chief Engineer on board the ship for 1 year ( 2 contracts ) and 4 years as a Second Engineer with Fleet Management Ltd, Hong Kong . Served in various other ranks with leading companies like Anglo Eastern Ship Management, Great Eastern Shipping , Larsen and Toubro Ltd. Experienced in various kinds of dry cargo ships ( Handy, Panamax, Cape size, Car carrier, Container ) equipped with latest/oldest propulsion machinery and cargo handling systems.
Started sea going career from the year 1990 after undergoing training with Mazagon Docks Ltd, Mumbai between 1986 – 1990.
Higher Secondary Certificate ( Science )
Class 1 ( Motor ) issued by the Govt. Of India
Administrative, technical knowledge of ship's machinery, Procurement of marine spares, logistics.