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Board of Directors

Mr. Rishi Agarwal – Chairman
Mr. Syed Waheed Zafar Abdi – Managing Director (MD) and CEO
Mr. Dhananjay Datar – Executive Director
Mr. A. R Chitnis – Independent Director
Mr. Santhanam Muthuswamy – Executive Director
Mr. Ashwini Kumar – Independent Director
Mr. Aloke Sengupta – Nominee Director

Mr. Rishi Agarwal aged 47 years, is the Chairman of ABGSL. He has more than 25 years of experience in shipbuilding/shipping industry and has been the guiding force behind the growth of the Company. Mr. Agarwal is a Bachelor of Science in Business Management from Purdue University, USA.

Mr. Syed Waheed Zafar Abdi has done DMET (Marine Engineering Research Institue), Chief Engineer (August 1993), from Ministry of Transport, India. Mr Abdi has 35 years of Management experience in Shipbuilding Industry in India and abroad. His last assignment was Drydock World – Dubai as an Executive Director.

Mr. Dhananjay Datar is a Chartered Accountant and B.Com., from University of Indore. He has more than 25 years of corporate experience and was VP-Finance at Man Industries in his previous assignment. He is currently Group Chief Financial Officer & Executive Director- ABG.

Mr. A. R Chitnis aged 68 years, is a veteran Marine Engineer with more than 38 years of experience. He served for eleven years in various capacities including as Chief Engineer with Scindia Steam Navigation Company and as Chief Surveyor with Indian Registrar of Shipping (IRS).

Mr. Santhanam Muthuswamy aged 57 years, has more than 35 years of experience. He holds a master’s degree in financial management and commerce. Mr. Muthuswamy was Senior Manager, Finance and Accounts at Nathani Steel Limited, Mumbai, prior to joining ABGSL in 1995.

Mr Ashwini Kumar aged 63 years, is a Post Graduate in Political Science from Allahabad University. He joined Indian Revenue Service in November 1973. He has worked in various capacities and at various places like, Kolkata, Jaipur, Bhopal, Jodhpur, Mumbai and retired as Chief Commissioner of Income Tax from Chennai in August, 2008.

Mr Aloke Sengupta aged 55 year, has over 5 years industrial experience and approximately 27 years of experience in Corporate Banking primarily in infrastructure Financing.