Management profile

Mr. Kishore Rajvanshy

Managing Director

Fleet Management

Mr. Kishore Rajvanshy is the Managing Director of Fleet Management Limited (a Caravel Group Company).

Mr. Rajvanshy is an engineer by background with a degree in mechanical engineering from BITS Pilani, a prominent university in India. He began his career at the Shipping Corporation of India - the country's state shipping company, where he spent the first year of training in Mumbai. He spent most of his time at sea between 1971 and 1978. In his last three years at sea he sailed as chief engineer.

In 1978 Mr. Rajvanshy came ashore as he progressed toward the post of superintendent.

In 1979 he embarked upon a 15-year career with a prominent Hong Kong-based ship management company. Starting as a Superintendent, he was soon promoted to Technical Manager, then Technical Director and finally – for his last eight years with the firm – he was Director and General Manager.

In November 1994 Mr. Rajvanshy joined Noble Group to establish Fleet Management Limited, which was subsequently acquired by The Caravel Group.

In 2019, Mr. Rajvanshy was awarded a “Lifetime Achievement Award” by Seatrade Asia. In 2017, Mr. Rajvanshy was awarded a “Lifetime Achievement Award” by Lloyd’s List in Singapore as well as Tanker Shipping and Trade in London. In 2018, Mr. Rajvanshy was elected as Vice Chairman of the Board of the West of England P&I Club, where he has been a Director since 2007. Furthermore, Mr. Rajvanshy sits on the Technical and Regional Committees of all major classification societies.