Athena Shipping was formally established in 2017 with the mission of providing comprehensive ocean freight solutions for the transportation of dry goods, along with the commercial management of ships, asset protection services, and cargo management. In addition, Athena Shipping was founded with the intention of providing asset protection services.
Athena Shipping recognises that current patterns in international commerce are in a constant state of flux, and as a result, the company provides clients with individualised, tailor-made solutions. We have offices all over the world, including our offices in United Arab Emirates, India, Greece, USA, Australia, and our headquarters in Singapore.

Athena seeks to nurture and upscale its foundation to thriving elevations with the elements of:

  • Prevalent presence of our group company worldwide
  • Durable client base
  • Expert management
  • Economically comprehensive

Our Vision

Our vision is to be an emergent industry leader with global footprints.

Our Mission

We are committed to offering trade and customer-centric services, therefore enabling the development of a mutually lucrative and sustainable enterprise, and ensuring long-term viability by boosting the value of global supply chain logistics.

Leadership Team

Our biggest asset is our people “TEAM ATHENA”, we promote a culture which brings about commitment, honesty and high degree of integrity with our customers, inter-alia validate our accountability, maintaining the highest lawful compliance and ethical standards towards harnessing international operations.

Capt. Alok Kumar

Chairman

Capt. Alok Kumar

Ex Master-mariner and a honed entrepreneur with close to 3 decades of experience, who began his preliminary journey with Alphard in 2009 and to have shaped multiple business and teams across the globe with a vision to serve complex maritime services.

Mrs. Prity Kumar

GMD/Co-Promoter

Mrs. Prity Kumar

She has been influential in the growth of the organisation from its start. She ensures that the company stays process-driven while experiencing rapid expansion.

Capt. Puneet Oberoi

Director Commercial & Risk

Capt. Puneet Oberoi

Ex Master-Mariner with an PGDIP in maritime law, comes with wealth of commercial - legal experience of close to 3 decades and has in the past held senior positions with owners & operators of repute, is experienced to have established business both on commercial and technical management of ships.

Mr. Sumit Bose

Director Chartering – Atlantic

Mr. Sumit Bose

A marine engineer from DMET 77 Batch with a master's degree in shipping trade and finance, has over four decades of expertise in commercial shipping. He has held top positions with reputable owners and operators and is now a successful entrepreneur.

Mr. Ajay Arora

CFO

Mr. Ajay Arora

26 years of extensive experience in Indian markets along with Middle Eastern and Asian markets with multi-asset class exposure and have done extensive marketing of the financial products in US, UK, Europe both western and eastern, Latin America, Japan, and Australia.

Meet the Team

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Chartering
Operations
Accounting

Capt. Puneet Oberoi

Chartering, Dubai

Sumit Bose

Chartering, California

Ajay Arora

CFO, Mumbai

Sunith Kumar

Chartering, Dubai

Tabvrez Ahmed

Chartering, Dubai

Pravin Yespatil

Chartering, Dubai

Rajat Roy

Chartering, Mumbai

Pravin Iddalgave

Accounting, Mumbai

Nirav Thakkar

Chartering, Mumbai

Capt. Bhushan Rane

Operations, Mumbai

Suraj Surendran

Chartering, Mumbai

Kalpita Bargal

Operations, Mumbai

Beena Menon

Marine Accountant, Dubai

Vaibhav Rai

Operations, Mumbai

Anuj Sharma

Operations, Mumbai

Our Partners

Athena is partnered with Bimco, Trace and The Baltic Exchange