About The Expert

Capt. Ankit Vaishnav is an alumnus of the 50th Course of the prestigious National Defense Academy who served in the Indian Navy from 1977-1998 in Executive branch. During his career spanning over 20 years in Indian Navy, he held distinguished appointments in Directorate of Naval Plans, Naval Headquarters New Delhi, Coastguard Headquarters, New Delhiand Commands of major war vessels. From 1999 onwards, he has been serving in the port sector in the commercial side.

His prominent appointments in the port sector include Vice President (Ancillary Infrastructure) with GPPL, CNO in GMB, COO at Visakha Container Terminal Private Limited, CEO at MICT - Mundra International Container Terminal of DP World and Regional Head (QHSE&T) Indian Subcontinent, DP World.

 Name :
Capt. Ankit Vaishnav

 Designation :
Vice President Global Operations

 Company :
Leading VTS provider in India

 Total Experience :
20 years

 Preferred Call Time :
10 AM- 10PM

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Past Experience :

  • Self Employed since 2019
  • Director and CEO (Essar Bulk terminal) (Jul 2018 - Mar 2019)
  • Vice President (Aatash Norcontrol Ltd.) (Feb 2014 - Jun 2018)
  • Regional Safety & Environment Adviser RSEA (DP World) (Oct 2008 - Aug 2010)
  • COO (Mundra International Container Terminal)  (Mar 2007 - Oct 2008)
  • COO (VCTPL - Visakha Container Terminal Pvt. Ltd.) (Aug 2003 - Mar 2007)
  • Chief Nautical Officer (Gujarat Maritime Board) (Apr 2001 - Jul 2003)
  • Commander - Indian Navy (Jul 1977 - Dec 1998)

Education :

MSc - Military Strategic Studies General, DSSC Wellington University of Madras

PG Diploma Ship Management, Narottam Morarji Institute of Shipping

Bachelor of Science (BSc), National Defense Academy Khadakvasla Pune

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