Sidhathan Nair

Chartering Manager

Mr Sidhathan Nair joined Fortrec as the Chartering Manager in 2023, as a member of the Senior Management Team.

He is a key figure in managing the chartering operations, which include resource planning and risk management. His pivotal role in leveraging networks to negotiate with Owners and Brokers on spot and time charter deals, as well as overseeing the processes for chartering operations, is a testament to his expertise.

Mr. Sidharthan has an extensive experience of 40 years in marine & terminal logistics operations. Before joining Fortrec, he had contributed over 17 years of service with Chevron where he played a significant role in their marine and voyage management functions. His efforts led to notable cost reductions in freight and demurrage reductions through strategic storage solutions. In 2006, he received recognition from the company’s global president for successfully negotiating and putting in place a new Contract of Affreightment (COA) term contract for marine chemical liquid bulk shipments in the Asia Pacific Region.

Mr Sidhathan holds a Diploma in Chemicals Process Technology, a Graduate Diploma in Business Administration, and a Certificate of Professional Competency in Marine Cyber Security.