|Board of Directors
- Shri Prakash
Chandra Kapoor, Chairman
Shri Prakash Chandra Kapoor, aged 65, is a
qualified Bachelor of Naval Architect from IIT Kharagpur with a vast
experience in Ship Construction, Ship Design and its management. He was
associated with Mazgaon Dock Ltd for Five & half years. Later
on he promoted Bharati Shipyard Ltd in 1976 with an overall charge of
development and operations of the company. He is a member of
Confederation of Indian Industry, Engineering Export Promotion Council,
All India Management Association, Indian Economic Development and
Research Association and an active committee member of Institute of
Naval Architects, India.
- Shri Kaushal R.
Sachar, Deputy Chairman
Shri Kaushal R. Sachar holds a Marine
Engineering Certificate from the Directorate of Marine Engineering
Training (DMET) and first class certificate (motor and steam) from the
Ministry of Surface Transport, Government of India.
Shri Sachar has over 40 years of experience in
shipping and offshore field. During his 34 years of service with
Shipping Corporation of India (1962-1996), he has held various
positions and responsibilities including as Managing Director of
Irano-Hind Shipping Company, Director (Coastal Passenger Ships
& Offshore Marine Services), Director (Technical &
Offshore Services). Further, he has been the Managing Director of New
Seltzer Diesel India Limited (June 1996 to March 1997) and Executive
Director of Wartsila India Limited (April 1997 to March 2002).
Shri Sachar, who is presently Management
Consultant, has been an Advisor to HAL Offshore and Iftex Company
He has been a Fellow member of The Institute
of Marine Engineers (India) and Fellow member of I.Mar.EST London.
- Shri Vijay Kumar, Executive Director
Shri. Vijay Kumar, aged 65 is a qualified Naval Architect with B.Tech
(Honours) from IIT Kharagpur with a vast experience of more than 43 years in ship design,
ship construction and its management. He was associated with Mazgaon Dock Ltd for seven years.
Later on he promoted Bharati Shipyard Ltd in 1976 and was over all in charge of design and
marketing the products of the Company. He is currently a member of the Bureau Veritas Asia
Committee, Lloyds Register South Asia Advisory Committee, ABS India National Committee,
Executive Committee of Federation of Indian Chamber of Commerce and Industry (FICCI),
the Secretary of Shipyards Association of India, a Director of the Indian Register of
Shipping and the President of Institute of Naval Architects, India. He was earlier
the Chairman of Audit Committee of National Ship Design & Research Centre, Government
of India, member of the Working Group for the VIIIth , IXth, Xth and XIth Five Year
Plans for Shipbuilding and Shiprepair Industry, Government of India, member of the
Governing Council of National Ship Design & Research Centre, Government of India and Convener
of DGTD for Shipbuilding and Shiprepair.
- Dr. Ram Nath Sharma
Dr. Ram Nath Sharma, a graduate in Mining
Engineering and Doctorate of Science (Hon. Causa), has held key
positions for nearly 25 years with Tata Steel (1949 – 1971 &
1983 – 1988). During his distinguished career he has been the Chairman
and Managing Director of four Public Sector Units namely, Bharat Coking
Coal Limited, Central Coalfields Limited, Central Mine Planning
& Design Limited and Coal India Limited (1972 – 1982)
- Shri Vinesh Davda
Shri Vinesh Davda (54 years) holds a Bachelor
degree in Commerce from University of Mumbai. Shri Davda, who has around
36 years of Business Experience, is the Managing Director of Navbharat
Potteries Pvt. Ltd.
Shri Davda, who possesses a sharp business
acumen, spearheads the Navbharat group of Companies dealing in variety
of business lines such as Real Estate Development, Records and
Information Management, manufacture of intra ocular lens, warehousing
- Shri Prabhakar Dalal
Shri Prabhakar Dalal is a Nominee of Export-Import Bank of India (EXIM Bank) on the Board of Directors of GOL Offshore Limited.
Shri Prabhakar Dalal has a post graduate degree in commerce (M.Com), a degree in law (LL.B) and a degree in banking (CAIIB). Shri Dalal also holds a post graduate diploma in Foreign Exchange & Risk Management (PGDFERM) and is a Fellow member of the Indian Institute of Banking & Finance (FIIBF).
Shri Dalal is associated with EXIM Bank, a premier all-India financial institution wholly owned by the Government of India, since it’s inception and has been an integral part of institutional development and business expansion journey of EXIM Bank. Shri Dalal has worked as the Executive Director of EXIM Bank for over 3 years and now upon superannuation, he serves as the Senior Advisor of the Bank.
During his tenure as a senior banker, Shri Dalal has had more than thirty six years of rich and varied experience, including extensive international exposure encompassing over sixty countries across the globe.
Shri Dalal’s core competencies include international trade and overseas projects finance, corporate term loans & working capital finance and institutional and international relations. Shri Dalal has strong execution capabilities and is adept at innovation, product development, team building and leadership.
Shri Dalal has, in the past, been a Director on the Boards of Global Trade Finance Ltd., West African Development Bank, Claris Life Sciences Ltd., RSWM Ltd. and Wanbury Ltd. Currently, besides GOL Offshore Ltd., Shri Dalal is also on the Boards of Arvind Ltd. and Vijay Electricals Ltd., as the Nominee of EXIM Bank.
- Shri Mahesh Prasad Mehrotra
Mr. Mahesh Mehrotra is a graduate from the commerce faculty and also a graduate of law. He is also a fellow member of
the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India.Mr. Mehrotra is a founder partner of Mehrotra & Mehrotra, Chartered
Accountants, Delhi, a well known firm of Chartered Accountants since 1962, which boasts of a prestigious clientele
including scheduled banks like Bank of India, Bank of Baroda and Punjab National Bank, Corporations like Life Insurance
Corporation of India and business houses like Essar Group, ABG Group, Dhampur Sugar Mills, Bharat Heavy Electricals Ltd.,
National Thermal Power Corporation Ltd. etc. Mr. Mehrotra is also a director on the Board of many well known
corporates.Mr. Mehrotra has decades of rich and varied experience in fields like accounts & audit, matters under the
Corporate Laws including Companies Act and Income Tax act, project appraisals, project funding, tax planning, takeovers,
mergers and amalgamations. Mr. Mehrotra has also held various esteemed positions on committees and organization
established under the auspices of the Govt. of India, including member of the Task Force for MOUs, Ministry of Heavy
Industries & Public Enterprises (since 2011-12 and continuing), Member of Central Board of Trustees of Employees’
Provident Fund Organisation (EPFO), Trustee of Cochin Port Trust, Director of Canara Bank etc.
|Key Management Personnel
- Shri Ram Choudhary, President and COO
- Capt. Deepak Mathur, SVP - Business Development, Marketing, Operations & Insurance
- Shri Shrirang Khadilkar, VP – Finance and Corporate Affairs
- Shri Sailendra Das, VP - Drilling