Ritesh Ramakrishnan listed as one of the Top Indian Leaders 2017:
The Next Generation, by Forbes Middle East
DUBAI/MUMBAI : Forbes Middle East recently announced the Top Indian Business Leaders of the Arab World 2017 at an exclusive ceremony in Dubai, UAE.
Mr. Ramesh Ramakrishnan, Chairman – Transworld Group was listed as one of Top 100 Business Owner in Arab World 2017 while Mr. Ritesh Ramakrishnan, Executive Director – Transworld Group was listed as one of The Top Indian Leaders 2017 : Next Generation by Forbes Middle East Edition.
Mr Ramesh Ramakrishnan has over 30 years of entrepreneurial experience, including hands-on involvement with shipowning, chartering and ship management. His extensive, variegated stints, handling all facets of running shipping and allied businesses in the Middle East and Indian Subcontinent is brought to bear on operations of the Group.
Mr. Ritesh is a graduate in science and logistics from Purdue University in the U.S., and is the son of Mr. Ramesh Ramakrishnan, Chairman of Transworld Group. Since joining the group in 2010, he has overseen the financial, commercial, operational and administrative departments.
The 2017 list of Top Indian Business Leaders comprised 100 Business Owners and 50 Executive Management. This year, for the first time, Forbes Middle East also highlighted 28 young and talented Next Generation Business Leaders who will take the family legacy forward.
The businesses of the top 100 business owners represent different vital sectors, with most of the leaders running diversified companies, followed by the retail, real estate and construction sectors.
The Transworld Group of Companies was established in 1977 by Mr. R. Sivaswamy. Commencing operations as a shipping agency in Mumbai, the group has now diversified into a multi-faceted Shipping and Logistics conglomerate.
The activities of the group include: Ship Owning (Container & Bulk Carriers), Feedering, NVOCC, Logistics, Freight Forwarding and Supply Chain Management, Ship Management and Shipping Agencies.
Headquartered in the Jebel Ali Free Zone (Dubai, UAE), with offices in USA, Saudi Arabia, Oman, Qatar, Kuwait, Sri Lanka, Pakistan and offices in 28 Indian cities combined with strong network partners world over Transworld offers a one-stop shop to all our customers.