Krishnan is a Trainer and Consultant in the areas of Supply Chain, Logistics and Commercial Shipping. He is the President for the Middle East branch of the Institute of Chartered Shipbrokers UK and is a member of the Global Controlling Council and Executive Council of the ICS. He is an adjunct faculty at S.P.Jain School of Global Management, and Institute of Management Technology (IMT), Dubai.
Krishnan’s career, spanning 30+ years, started in 1987 with one of India’s leading Oil Companies, Bharat Petroleum Corporation, where he had 9 years of rich experience in Logistics & Shipping of Petroleum Products and LPG. Followed by 14 years with Shell Petroleum in Dubai and Singapore, and 5 years with Aurora Tankers (part of IMC group, Singapore), heading the Marketing of Bulk Chemical Ships for Middle East. Currently, he heads the Projects division of Fusion Specialized Shipping & Logistics, Dubai and Director of Fusion Academy of Excellence.
During his corporate career in diverse environments for three decades in India, the Middle East and Singapore, Krishnan has had hands-on experience in core areas of Container shipping, Liquid Bulk Ship Operations/Chartering in addition to Supply Chain Management, Project Management, Training and HSSE. He is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Shipbrokers (FICS) U.K, and is a key contributor to the education activities of the ICS, NAFL Dubai and Dubai Shipping Agents Association (DSAA).
Krishnan presents papers and participates as a panel member in discussions at renowned International logistics seminars. He has conducted in-house training programs for the companies he worked for and delivers training programs (Student/Corporate) independently and on behalf of the institutes. He enjoys sharing his professional experiences through guest lectures in schools and colleges, focusing on career planning.