Krishnan is a seasoned professional in the areas of Supply Chain, Logistics, and Commercial Shipping.
He heads the Logistics at Petrochem Middle East, Dubai. He is the past President for the Middle East branch of the Institute of Chartered Shipbrokers U.K and is a member of the Global Controlling Council and Executive Council of the ICS and a member of the ICS global Membership Committee.
Krishnan’s career spanning 33 years included Bharat Petroleum Corporation, India, Shell Petroleum in Dubai and Singapore, Aurora Tankers / IMC group, Singapore, and Fusion group of companies in Dubai and India.
He is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Shipbrokers (FICS) U.K, a trainer for ICS, NAFL Dubai and Dubai Shipping Agents Association (DSAA), and has been an Adjunct faculty at S.P.Jain School of Global Management, Institute of Management Technology (IMT), Dubai and NMIMS, Mumbai.
Capt. Peter Machado
Peter Machado served at sea including Captain-in-Command. He commenced his sea career in 1973 on TS Rajendra where he was awarded the President’s, Gold Medal.
Peter’s marine and shore-based career spans 47 years including 26 years with international militaries in various senior capacities - Fleet Manager, Technical Manager, Group General Manager, COO, CEO and Managing Director; Base Operating Services and Full Line Subsistence and MRO services; Extensive experience in procurement and total supply chain, both commercial and military as well as Digitisation – automation, integration, machine learning, robotics, catalogs, processes, and systems.
Currently Managing Director of PM3 and co-Founder of eGenie Forum. Pro bono services include FNI; FICS – ME Branch President, Member of the Controlling Council and Executive Council; 19 years on the IMPA General Council; sponsor of a school and involved with several vocational guidance and education institutions.