Prakash M Agarwal

Prakash M Agarwal is the founder of Aurus Ship Management and the company's Promoter and CEO

He formulates and oversees the execution of all business strategies and objectives.

Capt Subodh Awasthi

Managing Director

A highly experienced Master Mariner with over 15 years of sailing experience in Indian and international shipping companies.

With overall responsibility for the performance of the business he is focused on ensuring the delivery of services to its clients and to Aurus' seafarers ensuring they are provided with a dedicated and professional service.

Francisco De Sales

Director – Fleet Operations

A Class 1 Chief Mate, with 18 years of sea-going experience. He has also been in the manning field for over 10 years with reputable ship management companies in Mumbai.

He is in-charge of the Human Resources and Crewing operation of the main fleet division.

Along with his team, supervises a wide range of tonnages including Tankers, Gas and Bulk Carriers.

Santosh Mishra

Director – Offshore

Heads the offshore manning division.

A seasoned maritime professional commencing his maritime career as a Radio Officer before coming ashore and entering the crew management sector.

Is well-known in the Oil & Gas sector with 20 years manning experience.

Sharmila Sharma

Director – Commercial

With a decade long experience Sharmila has been developing the commercial interest of the Company.

Prior to moving into the shipping sector, she was the Country Manager for a well-known USA based export house for 12 years.

A certified ISO 9001 : 2015 Auditor.

Belinda D'souza

Sr Corporate Manager

Belinda, is a HR specialist with over a decade of experience in the corporate world and well-experienced in the banking and insurance sectors.

She is responsible for corporate affairs of the company and is in-charge of the shore based recruitment and Administrative operations, keeping in line with business expansion and the staffing needs.