Vijay Arora

SpecialityManaging Director, Indian Register of Shipping
DesignationManaging Director
CompanyIndian Register of Shipping

Mr. Vijay Arora is a qualified Marine Engineer with a professional experience of more than 3 decades. His sailing experience includes Great Eastern Shipping Company for approximately 5 years. His other experience includes working with a shore-based automobile company.

While at IRS, he has worked in various survey stations in India & abroad and has handled multiple responsibilities at Head Office while heading ship classification & certification, statutory, quality systems and Technical Division.

Some of his key roles/contribution in international forums include:

    • Member of the IACS Statutory Panel
    • Chairman of the Safety Panel at IACS
    • Chairman of IACS General Policy Group (GPG)
    • Participation in the International Maritime Organisation’s

      • Ship Design and Construction (SDC)
      • Ship Systems and Equipment (SSE)
      • Maritime Safety Committee (MSC)
      • Marine Environment Protection Committee (MEPC)
      • IACS Meetings
    • He is also a member of the Editorial Advisory Board of Future Fuels
    • Presently he is the Managing Director of the Indian Register of

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