A.KRIPANIDHI - FOUNDER & MANAGING DIRECTOR
Graduated in the year 1956 from the renowned Madras University. Ever since then, joined the Family Business - particularly Shipping Agency - Stevedoring - Customs Clearing & Forwarding activities etc.. Besides highly experienced in established customer contact and marketing of various products of the internationally reputed companies- Imperial Chemical Industries Ltd. and Imperial Tobacco Company Ltd. U.K and Western India Match Company Ltd., Sweden. In this capacity, gained vast knowledge and exposure to consumer behaviour patterns and sales. POSITIONS HELD
He Was a Trustee in the erstwhile Minor Port of Tuticorin for 10 years from 1969 until its merger with the Major Port Trust in the year 1979.
He Was a Trustee on the First Board of Trustees of the Tuticorin Major Port Trust constituted by the Union Ministry of Surface Transport during the year 1979 to 1981.
Again he was a Trustee of the Major Port Trust of Tuticorin from 1985 to 1995, representing various Forums and as a special Nominee of the Union Ministry of Surface Transport.
He was recognized as a senior most Member of the Shipping fraternity in Tuticorin.
JOINT MANAGING DIRECTOR
C. KARTHIKEYA PRABU - JOINT MANAGING DIRECTOR
• B-Tech Graduate from the Anna University, Madras in the year 1992.
• June 1992 – Dec. 1993 Executive in R & D and Purchase Department in MRF Ltd., Leather Division, Ranipet.
• Jan 1994 – May 1998 Partner in Galaxy Leathers Inc. , Ranipet, Chennai (a leather processing company).
• May 1998 – till now Joint Managing Director in Diamond Shipping Agencies P. Ltd., Tuticorin.
Positions presently holding in Associations
• Sep 2013 – Sep 2015 Vice Chairman, FFFAI, Mumbai.
• June 2013- Onwards Vice President, Tuticorin Customs Brokers Association , Tuticorin.
• Oct 2010 – Onwards Executive Committee Member – NACFS.
• June 2011- Onwards Asst. Secretary, Tuticorin Stevedores Assosiation.
• June 2012-Onwards Secretary, NACFS, Tuticorin Chapter.
• Executive Committee Memeber Indian Chamber of Commerce and Industries, Tuticorin.
• Logistics Panel Member CII, Tuticorin.
P. SIVAKUMAR - EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR
• B-Tech Graduate from Indian Institute of Technology, Chennai in the year 1985, PGDM Course in the Indian Institute of Management,
Calcutta in the year 1988.
• Presently serving as Executive Director in the family company Diamond Shipping Agencies P. Ltd.
• Besides, promoting his own exclusive Company Sivshanth Computer Services, who are pioneers in Tuticorin in compiling shipping statistics
and developing software to various Shippers and Main-Line Operators in Tuticorin.
N. ARVIND KUMAR - DIRECTOR
• B.E graduate from Anna University in the year 2006 and Post Graduate in Human Resource Management with 5 years
overseas work experience for Multinational companies
• Joined the family concern Diamond Shipping Agencies in 2013 as Director and primarily looking after Human Resources,
Administration, Marketing and business promotion.