Piyush Raj (Head - Maritime Advisory) Area India, DNV GL Maritime

Piyush Raj (Head - Maritime Advisory) Area India, DNV GL Maritime

Dr. Piyush heads the Maritime Advisory for DNV GL in Indian subcontinent region and is an expert in maritime operations and logistics.

On behalf of DNV GL he has worked on several projects globally, advising business organizations and statutory bodies on maritime topics ranging from technical due dlilgnce to strategic advisory .

Before joining DNV GL in 2013, he managed the maritime vertical for a global conglomerate in Indonesia. He was responsible for designing, building and operations of themaritime infrastructure for the company. This included greenfield development of several floating and fixed assets.

In a previous role he headed planning division for the shipbuilding operations, addressing design, scheduling and project management issues for newbuildings. His team delivered 9 bulk carriers from an Indian shipyard during period 2006-2011.

He sailed on board various merchant marine vessels for about 8 years before moving ashore in above roles.

Dr Piyush Raj is a marine engineering graduate and a Doctorate in operational research with optimization in maritime industry as his research focus.

He is a Member of Royal Institute of Naval Architects, UKand Institite of Marine Engineers, India and has several publications to his credit.