Chief Executive Officer (CEO)
Joined NYK Line
NYK SHIPMANAGEMENT (UK) Managing Director
NYK SHIPMANAGEMENT Chief Executive Officer (CEO)
Executive Officer of NYK Line (Dual Role)
Hiroaki Ohashi joined NYK Line as third engineer after graduating Maritime University in Japan 1989. He sailed for 10 years on several type of vessels: LNG, Tanker, Container, and Bulker, before being first involved in maritime safety / quality and ship management business in NYK HQ.
In 2018, he was assigned as MD for NYK LNG Shipmanagement (UK) Ltd in London, UK until 2022. After that, joined NYK SHIPMANAGEMENT PTE LTD in April 2022 as Chairman & CEO. This is his sixth assignment to an in-house ship management company.
Chief Operating Officer (COO)
Managing Director (MD)
Joined NYK SHIPMANAGEMENT
Chief Operating Officer & Managing Director (COO & MD)
After completing his B. Tech from India's most prestigious marine engineering training institute (DMET) in 1992, Anubhav sailed for 10+ years onboard various vessel types.
After couple of stints as chief engineer on ships managed by NYK Shipmanagement (NYKSM), he joined NYKSM's technical team at its Singapore office in July 2004.
Before becoming Managing Director and Chief Operating Officer in April 2022, Anubhav contributed to the smooth operations of various fleets of NYKSM, including car carriers, containers and tankers, and rose to the position of Technical Director.
He was closely involved with NYK Line in energy saving projects and was awarded by NYK Line for his innovative cost proposals for ships. He is committed to making NYKSM future ready and believes this can be most effectively achieved by harnessing the power of technology.
He is passionate about leveraging technology to maximize safety and efficiency, both onboard and ashore. Anubhav propagates a culture of innovation-led growth, which shines through in all his initiatives.