Dr Khorshed Alam
Vice President and Regional Manager
DNV GL Maritime Advisory, Southeast Asia, Oceania and India
Dr Khorshed Alam is the Vice President and Regional Manager of Maritime Advisory of DNV GL in South East Asia, Pacific and India. Prior to that Dr Khorshed served as the Managing Director of FutureShip, Singapore of GL from 2012 to 2013.
Dr Khorshed comes with a vast operational experience in shipping, as he served as a seagoing engineer in NOL’s (Neptune Orient Lines) Tankers, Freedom Class and Large Container vessels in the rank of Junior Engineer to Chief Engineer from 1981 to 1993. Subsequently he served as Technical Superintendent and Technical manager from 1994 to 2005. He then joined the corporate and served as the Director of Engineering, Energy management, Environment and Research development in APL (NOL group) from 2006 to 2012. Dr Khorshed was the chairman of SSA Bunker committee from 2006 to 2017. He is currently the member of Service committee and Technical committee of SSA.
Dr Khorshed is a chartered engineer and a fellow of IMarEST and RINA. He acquired his Bachelor of Science in Marine Engineering from Australia. Subsequently he received his MSc and PhD in Marine Technology from University of Newcastle upon Tyne, U.K. He also received his second PhD in Environmental Science and Engineering from the National University of Singapore. Dr Khorshed published many research papers in Engineering and Science journals.