Graduated with a Post Graduate Diploma in Marine Engineering and Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical Engineering, a Chartered Engineer with STCW 95 Class III/2 Certificate of Competency (Motor/Unlimited). Sailed as a Marine Engineer, serving on oil/chemical tankers and passenger ferries.
Was involved in a major dry-docking and ship conversion project in 2009 before moving ashore in 2010 as a Hull & Machinery surveyor, performing numerous inspections for leading H&M and P&I Underwriters, Marine warranty inspections for Banks and Lawyers, Pre-purchase inspections for several ship owners, OVID inspections for oil majors, reviewing shipyard repair accounts and other marine engineering consultancy work.
Joined LOC team in September 2014 as a marine surveyor and has been involved in carrying out hull and machinery surveys, warranty inspections, entry condition surveys for P&I clubs and OVID/CMID inspections.
Accredited OVID inspector.
Fluent in English and Tamil.