As a third generation seafarer, Manish started his maritime career with seagoing experience on tankers, dry cargo and self-unloaders. With over 20 years of industry experience, Manish has held diverse roles in ship management, marine conversions and infrastructure projects, offshore, marine financial and commercial services.
As Group Director for Strategy and M&A at leading marine services provider, V.Group, Manish works with the Group CEO and fellow Group Executive, in formulation and implementation of V.Group's Strategy and leads on acquisition projects. Since 2007, Manish has held senior management roles in V.Group's corporate team, with responsibilities including Offshore, Asset Management and Business Development for Asia region. Manish is a Master Mariner and an MBA from Cranfield University - School of Management.