Capt. Vivek Singh Anand elected MANSA President 2014 - 2016

Consequent to the Annual General Meeting of Mumbai and Nhava-Sheva Ship-Agents Association (MANSA) held on Sept 19, the new Executive Committee members in their first meeting on Oct 8 have elected the new President & Vice-Presidents for the period 2014-2016. Mr. K. P. Unnikrishnan - Immediate Past President handed over the baton to the New President Capt. Vivek Singh Anand.

Capt. Vivek Singh Anand is a Master Mariner having vast professional experience of over 35 years in the Marine field including 14 years on Shore. He is presently holding the post of General Manager (Operations/Energy/Projects/NYK Bulk & Projects) and he heads All India Operations for Liner, Car Carriers, Break Bulk and Passenger Vessels of the Member Company M/s NYK Line (India) Ltd. He has been an Executive Committee Member of MANSA since 2008.

Besides,Capt. Gave K. Sarkari and Mr. Hiren C. Ved, well- known faces in the shipping trade circles, were re-elected as Vice-Presidents of MANSA.

They have been holding the post since 2012. They are from the member companies of MANSA M/s Parekh Marine Agencies Pvt. Ltd. and M/s Merchant Shipping Services Pvt. Ltd. and have been contributing much to the activities of MANSA.

The other Executive Committee Members and their Member Companies are
• Mr. Brian R. Alexander (M/s Marco Shipping Services Pvt. Ltd.)
• Mr. Keki M. Master (M/s -K- Steamship Agencies Pvt. Ltd.)
• Capt. Dhananjay V. Javadekar (M/s MSC Agency (India) Private Ltd)
• Mr. Sanjay S. Dalvi (M/s Seaworld Shipping & Logistics Pvt. Ltd)
• Mr. R. Subramaniam Swamy (M/s Sai Shipping Co. (P) Ltd.)
• Capt. R. R. Iyer (M/s Seahorse Ship Agencies Pvt. Ltd.)
• Capt. Om P. Dhondiyal (M/s J. M. Baxi & Co.)
• Capt. Vinod Nair (M/s -K- Line (India) Pvt. Ltd.)
• Mr. Rajnish Khandelwal (M/s United Liner Agencies of India Pvt. Ltd.).
The Executive Committee Members expressed that they would unitedly work for the betterment of the shipping trade and its activities within the objectives of MANSA.

MANSA is a legally recognized, industry
acknowledged and completely unified
body of Ship Agents operating in
Mumbai Port and Jawaharlal Nehru Port .