Ms.Sanjam Sahi Gupta
is Director for Sitara Shipping Ltd is heading
the NVOCC business for the Indian Subcontinent and Middle East
Having joined the family business as a
trainee in 2001, she has helped establish Sitara as one of the key
players in the ODCand project cargo market handling prestigious projects
such as for the US Defence Forces at Diego Garcia, a naval base.
leadership Sitara Shipping Ltd. was awarded the ‘Outstanding family
Managed Business 2013’Award at the SP Jain Institute of Management and Research
(SP JIMR) Award ceremony on February 9,2013.
In 2014 the
International Women’s 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 now looks after the Asia Pacific and Middle East
and has successfully launched WISTA Sri Lanka 2 years back.
She was re elected for her second term in November 2016.
The International Maritime Organization (IMO) Secretary General
Mr. Kitack Lim has
appointed Sanjam Sahi Gupta as Member of the
World Maritime University's Executive Board for a two-year term . In her
new role she will be actively participating in helping shape the future of the
is the only Indian lady on the board.