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Niraj Nanda
General Manager – Crew Management at Anglo Eastern


Capt. Niraj Nanda is in charge of 3rd party Crew Management with Anglo-Eastern Ship Management Ltd, one of the largest Ship Managers, employing over 28000 seafarers across the world.

A qualified professional with 12 years of rich experience at sea, where he last sailed as a Captain, followed by 11 years of Crew management and operations in various functions.

In his previous positions, Capt. Nanda has served as the General Manager of the Bulk & Geared fleet supervising the crewing operations of more than 75 vessels for AESM India. Formerly, he was the General Manager and in charge of the Fleet Human Resources, where he has achieved close to 2000 seafarer recruitments of assorted ranks, each year. He has also been instrumental in setting up the cadet academy for Anglo-Eastern and headed the Trainees Division, which handles the engagement of 2000 active trainees each year.

Capt. Nanda presently oversees the Marine HR operations of over 230 ships under 3rd Party Crew Management with Anglo-Eastern. On the commercial front, he is in charge for business development of the Crew Management segment and maintains client relationships globally.

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