Mr. Narayanan Kutty, CEO of Lancer Container Lines has 48 years of experience spanning various industry including the logistics industry. With a piece of sound knowledge and practical approach, he has played a vital role in Lancer’s development and growth in the market. Prior to joining Lancer, he has worked in managerial positions in departments like Admin, HR, Sales, Accounts. Mr. Kutty has been with Lancer for 8 Years and his rich experience in management is beneficial to us in different ways.
Mrs. Ranjana Shinde brings unique skills to the table, strengthened by the experience of over 18 years in the logistics industry. Specifically exposed to the domains of finance and management, she has gained a sharp understanding to handle a company’s finances. She is associated with Lancer since 2019. Before Lancer Container Lines, she has worked in logistics/CHA/NVOCC’s business from accounts to finances. Her expertise lies in preparing a company’s financials, handling all tax-related matters of the organization.
Mr. Shaiju Sasikumar brings around 2 decades of experience in the shipping & logistics industry. Mr. Shaiju has an experience with CHA company, Freight forwarding, NVOCC, Slot marketing, and specialized trade like CIS countries. He was associated with Nhava Sheva port looking after various tasks like documentation, customs procedures, and some of the port operations. He worked with overseas freight forwarding agents and shipping lines and got strong global and cross-culture exposure. He has also handled various NVOCC agencies and managed space marketing for the shipping services. As CIS trade is a unique product and carries great potential to grow, Mr. Shaiju has a keen interest to develop the CIS trade on various fronts. He is in charge of Lancer’s fully owned subsidiary, CIS CONNECT GLOBAL LOGISTICS PRIVATE LTD. Mr. Shaiju Sasikumar holds a bachelor’s degree with a Diploma in EXIM trade, Diploma in shipping logistics from Narrottam Morarjee Institute of shipping.
Mr. Prabhish Sukumaran is an MBA ( Foreign Trade ) along with strategic management specialization from IIMK (Indian Institute of Management, Kozhikode). He has over 17 years of experience in the shipping industry with big players in the market like Maersk, MISC and Nile Dutch in their commercial, sales, and marketing department. Prabhish Sukumaran has been with Lancer for the last few years. Currently, he is handling Lancer Container Lines’ shipping operation in the LATAM (Latin America)and Africa region.
LCM Project Private Limited 100% subsidiary of Lancer Container Lines Ltd was incorporated in November 2020. Mr. Probodh Kumar is a Director of Lancer’s named as LCM Project and He has 3 decades of experience in handling multiple projects. LCM successfully completing the Maiden year under his leadership. Mr. Kumar always ensures a safe and smooth flow of operations on site of the projects or on the vessel. On the educational background, Mr. Kumar holds a science degree in physic and an additional post-graduation diploma in computer application From Lal Bahadur Shastri Computer Science and Technology, Trivandrum.
Shyam Lalwani, a commerce graduate from Gujarat University has had an impressive gamut of experience in the fields of shipping and logistics since the year 2009. His 12 years of experience spans almost all aspects including Container Line, Liner Agency, NVOCC operations, International Freight Forwarding, Export House, Vessel Handling, etc. Currently, Mr. Shyam Lalwani handles Lancer’s wholly-owned subsidiary - KMS Maritime India Private Limited. His aggressive approach has assisted the group to expand operations pan India and across the Globe.
Mrs. Heena Shaikh is a highly dynamic professional with having MBA’s Degree in Finance Specialisation. In her role as Director of Lancer’s 100% owned subsidiary - Worldwide Container Trading Private Limited, Mrs. Shaikh oversees and leads container trading services. Mrs. Shaikh joined the Lancer’s team as a fresher and Since 2014, she has been an integral part of Lancer Container Lines Ltd. The operations of Lancer’s Container Yard situated in Navi Mumbai, India is also headed by Heena Shaikh.