Our Team

  • K. K. Krishnadas: President & COO

    Mr. K. K. Krishnadas is a BCom Graduate of Mumbai University. He has a Certification in Terminal Operations Management from the United States Merchant Marine Academy and has gone through the Leadership Journey at Cranfield School of Management. He has 35 years of relevant work experience in the shipping and terminal sectors. He also has experience in yard management and has set up yards and green field projects.

    Mr. K. K. Krishnadas has a deep understanding of the multiple facets of the industry. He is a proven leader, who has delivered consistently in business.

  • Manoj Arora: President - Corporate Sales & Marketing

    In his tenure of 24 years across various Companies in the J M BAXI GROUP, Mr. Manoj Arora has strengthened shipping and allied activities and played a stellar role in implementation of projects, CFS, Rail and other activities. This also included the development of shipping and terminal forwarding agencies, locally and internationally.

  • Samir Shah: President

    Mr. Samir Shah is a dynamic professional with 23 years of work experience in the areas of bulk cargo handling, freight forwarding, container and project logistics. He has also undertaken project implementation in the shipping, logistics and ports sectors.

    With his rich experience, Mr. Samir Shah brings to the table a deep understanding of the multiple facets of the industry. He is a proven leader, who has delivered consistently for our business. Samir is a director on the boards of various group companies, and has also handled public relations and corporate communications. He has also been keenly involved in the group’s CSR activities.

    A keen planner, strategist and implementer, his negotiation skills, proven ability to devise brand-building activities and lead marketing and business development teams are well recognized in corporate circles.

  • Surja Kanta Sahu : Vice President, Corporate Accounts

    Mr. Surja Kanta Sahu is a Bcom (Hons) and a Chartered Accountant from The Institute of Chartered Accountancy of India, New Delhi. He has 15 years of comprehensive experience in the areas of Accounts, Finance, Commercial and General Management, out of which 11 years is in the Container Terminals and Intermodal Business. With his rich experience, Surja Kanta Sahu brings to the table, strong analytical & organizational abilities in formulating accounting systems, internal control measures, financial planning and budgeting.

  • Sudhir N. Vachharajani: Vice President

    Sudhir joined the Group in the accounts division in Jamnagar, gradually working his way up the ladder and is today the head of RICT. He has an experience of 35 years in the field of LASH vessel Operation & Management, Bulk & Break-Bulk cargo operations, Stevedoring, Barging and Bulk Terminal Management, emergency management & salvage operation.

    He also has in depth exposure in liasioning with Port, Customs, Forest Department,Pollution Control Board and other Central & State Government senior level officials.