Simpson Spence Young (SSY), the world’s largest independent shipbroker, is to open a new office in Dubai in early November, its 21st international location. Led by Manish Pamecha, the new Dubai team will focus on dry bulk chartering.
Stanko Jekov, head of SSY Dry Cargo, comments, “Dubai has all the ingredients for a successful maritime business hub. It is strategically located between Europe and Asia and has a fast growing base of international shipping companies as well as fantastic infrastructure. This is an exciting new investment for SSY and we hope to grow the team further.”
The new office, based in the Jumeirah Business Centre DMCC, is in capable hands with Manish Pamecha who has over 20 years of shipping industry experience, having previously held positions with Maersk Broker as Head of Dubai, as well as Pacific Basin and Drewry. Manish will be supported by Asha Tiwari, and Shreekant Shenoy.