Advancing India’s maritime growth

Access DNV Maritime experts at key local hubs

India’s maritime industry is entering a transformative era, with a bold national vision to accelerate the growth and sustainable development of the sector in the next decade. Ever since 1864, DNV has been a trusted partner and advisor to the maritime industry, providing unrivalled local expertise and industry know-how.


Local expertise at your fingertips

DNV has been a trusted provider of assurance to the maritime industry in India for over five decades - helping shipowners, operators and managers enhance the safety, quality, energy efficiency and environmental performance of their vessels.

From Mumbai to Chennai, our experts are easily accessible from our strategic presence in key maritime hubs across India. 

Beyond classification, our team works closely with local stakeholders and regulatory bodies to drive forward maritime decarbonization and digitalization in the industry. Backed by DNV’s vast global network of experts and resources, we offer tailored decarbonization strategies, innovative feasibility studies, and complex projects focused on alternative fuels—all with the aim of advancing sustainable growth and development in the industry. 

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Uday Chaitanya Ganivada

Country Manager India, Sri Lanka & Bangladesh

A naval architect by training, Uday has assumed crucial roles overseeing newbuildings, certification of materials and components, and fleets in service for DNV in South Korea, Norway, Sri Lanka and India. Now serving as Country Manager in Mumbai, he oversees DNV’s maritime operations across India, Sri Lanka and Bangladesh.

Ajay Singh Kumar

Head of Maritime Advisory – India

Ajay is a seasoned consultant with extensive project management experience. His expertise includes feasibility studies, technical consultancy, and environmental compliance projects across Singapore, Malaysia, Thailand, India, Indonesia, and Australia. A respected speaker, Ajay shares his expertise at conferences and webinars in the region.

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