MUMBAI: IMO Secretary General Mr. Kitack Lim has appointed Ms. Sanjam Sahi Gupta as a member to the Executive Board of World Maritime University for a two year term ending 30th June 2019. She is a Director of Sitara Shipping Ltd and is heading the NVOCC business for the Indian Subcontinent and Middle East business.
In 2014, the International Women Leadership Forum awarded her "Leading Woman in Shipping Business". In October 2014, she was elected into the Board of WISTA International, becoming the first Indian lady to be elected in 40 years. She was re elected for her second term in November 2016.