(Managing Partner – Gauri Ships / Executive Board Member – Elektrans Group)
Qualification: Class 1 Marine Engineer (D.O.T.- UK)
Professional Experience: Glen has a distinguished international shipping career spanning 37 years. He is the Managing Partner of Gauri Ships Private Limited the groups ship owning entity and an executive Board member of the Elektrans Group. He commenced his career ashore with Jardine Ship Management which was then taken over by the Pacific Basin Group in H.K. where he spent 11 years. In 2004, he relocated to Singapore to establish Epic Ship Management, with three oil tankers as a private company formed by the founders of Pacific Basin Limited. He was instrumental in the company diversifying into LPG owned tonnage and managing it in-house with Oil Majors as Time Charterers. He left Epic in Dec 2015 as the Managing Director of Epic Ship Management and the Technical Director of Epic Gas Limited having seen the Fleet grow to 50 ships. He has served on the Technical committees of Lloyds Register, DNVGL and the Singapore Ship Owners Association Bunkering Committee.
Duties and responsibilities: Glen has a unique role. As a partner in Gauri Ships he will focus on opportunities to expand the fleet of owned ships. As an executive member of the board of Elektrans Group he will steer the continuous development of the company towards a strong technical management platform, to be a partner of choice for Oil Major time charters, while at the same time capitalizing on dynamic markets and creating a niche area for the company’s business.