Singapore’s EOC Limited has announced that Captain Adarash Kumar A/L Chranji Lal Amarnath has been appointed as a Director of the Company with effect from 26 August 2014.
Captain Kumar has over 35 years of experience in the marine industry. Captain Kumar started his career with Malaysian International Shipping Corporation in 1979 where he held various positions on board vessels while working for this company until 1992.
Kumar was an assistant general manager with Bumi Armada Navigation Sdn Bhd, an offshore support services provider based in Malaysia, from 1993 to 2002 where he was responsible for its operations.
Captain Kumar joined Ezra Holdings Limited in 2002 and he is currently an Executive Director and the Group Chief Operating Officer of Ezra. Prior to being appointed Group COO of Ezra, Captain Kumar was the Chief Executive Officer of Ezra’s Offshore Support Services division and was instrumental in building the business.
Captain Kumar is a qualified Master Mariner and holds a Certificate of Competency as Master of a Foreign Going Ship issued by the Malaysian Marine Department.
Also, in a separate statement, EOC said that the company will take ownership of two OSVs from KMPL.