our team

  • Capt. Iyer Narayanan
    Capt. Iyer Narayanan

    Capt. Iyer Narayanan is the founder and managing director of YourShore LLC. He has over 40 years of maritime experience across Asia, Europe, the Americas and the Middle East. Most recently, he was the Vice President and MD of Inchcape Shipping Services, Dubai, one of the largest shipping agencies in the world, where he was responsible for Middle East and India Operations. He is a fellow of the Chartered Institute of Shipbrokers (UK) and holds a post graduate diploma in Maritime law from London Metropolitan University.

  • Janakiraman Ramanathan (Ram)
    Janakiraman Ramanathan (Ram)

    Janakiraman Ramanathan (Ram) serves as a Marine Manager of YourShore LLC. He has over 15 years of experience in handling vessel operations in a leading multinational ship agency company. He has been involved in various successful offshore projects and has spearheaded essential development and evaluation strategies for various local initiatives.

    Janakiraman holds a Bachelor’s degree in Science from Bharatiyar University in Tamil Nadu.

  • Capt. VJ Joseph, FNI
    Capt. VJ Joseph, FNI

    Captain VJ Joseph is a naval specialist in navigation and direction. He is a master mariner with over 35 years’ experience on various DP Offshore Vessels including survey, cable laying, and drilling. In his prior roles, he has overseen critical operations across global shipping hubs including London, Mumbai, Singapore, Brazil, Philippines and China.

    Capt. Joseph authored a comprehensive ISM Code manuals for Oceanographic Survey Vessels based in the North Sea, and developed an operations manual on Dive Construction Vessels for DP. He is an honorary Vice-Chairman of DP Technical Executive Group of the Nautical Institute, London and is currently establishing a DP Centre in the UK.

    In 2015, Capt. Joseph was elected a fellow of the Nautical Institute, London for his significant contributions to training in the maritime offshore sector.

  • Vineeth Padmanabhan
    Vineeth Padmanabhan

    Vineeth Padmanabhan is the Operations Manager at YourShore LLC.

    Vineet brings over 16 years experience in the industry, having served as ‘Operations-in-charge’ in his previous roles across multinational shipping agencies in the UAE.

    With exposure to various offshore, seismic support projects and hub agency contracts over this time, he is an expert at handling vessel operations, global hub services and crew management. In addition to a strong working knowledge of the region and its stakeholders,

    Vineeth holds a bachelor’s degree in business administration from Delhi University, India.

  • Ahmed Sayeed ,Branch Manager YOURSHORE RAS AL KHAIMAH
    Ahmed Sayeed ,Branch Manager YOURSHORE RAS AL KHAIMAH

    Ahmed Sayeed  MBA graduate with10+ years of rich experience in Sales & Marketing, Customer Service, Operations, and Business Development.

    Worked with leading international shipping agency as Assit. Branch Manager and managed roles of Project Lead, Execution head in the key areas of vessel operations, business innovation, strategy development and Sales & Marketing.