About Us | Board of Directors
Mr. T. Udayasankar, Chairman & Managing DirectorT. Udayasankar an industry veteran, with an experience of 45 years in the shipping and logistics industry is 71 years old. He has been at the helm of PSTS for close to 15 years. Under his stewardship the group has grown from strength to strength and has emerged as a top performer in the shipping and logistics industry in the country.
His academic qualifications include a bachelor's degree in Civil Engineering from the University of Madras. He is also a fellow of the Institute of Engineers(India) and a holder of Form 'F' from Indian Customs.
He is not only professional, but also a multifaceted personality with a keen interest in sports, social and philanthropic activities. He is a patron of the Tamilnadu State Volleyball Association and the Thoothukudi District Volleyball Association. He was the Organising President, All India Volleyball Tournament in Tuticorin for 20 consecutive years from 1984 to 2003. He is the Chairman (Club Activities) of Tuticorin Rifle Club and a life member of the YMCA, Vepery, Chennai. He channels his philanthropic efforts through the PSTS Foundation.
Mr. T. Velsankar, Jt. Managing DirectorT. Velsankar, a well travelled professional with close to 40 years of experience in the shipping and logistics industry is the Joint Managing Director of PSTS Logistics (P) Ltd. and Director of PSTS Heavy Lift & Shift Ltd. He has held operational and other responsibilities in various departments of the group and has a wide and varied experience.
His academic qualifications include a bachelor's degree in science from Loyola College, Chennai and a master's degree in business administration from PSG College of Technology, Coimbatore. He is also a fellow of the Institute of Chartered Shipbrokers, UK and a holder of Form 'F' from Indian Customs.
His hobbies include shuttle badminton and farming. His varied interests had led him to actively participate in social activities. He is the President of the Tuticorin Stevedores Association, Executive Member of the Tamilnadu Chamber of Commerce & Industries, Madurai and current President of Association of Management of Private Schools in Tamilnadu (National and International carricullum) Championing the cause of Quality Education in TamilNadu. He is also the President of the Tuticorin District Aquatics Association and the Tuticorin District Badminton Association.
He channels his philanthropic efforts through the PSTS Foundation. As the Chairman of the Management Committee of the Vikasa School, he has been instrumental in building and expanding the institution.
Mr. J. Ganeshram, Jt. Managing DirectorJ.Ganeshram started his career in 1988, as third generation entrepreneur and has a cumulative trade experience of 28 years. He is the Joint Managing Director of the company since 1997. He initiated PSTS's backward integration journey from Shipping Agency and Trading to integrated logistics and further into Port and CFS Management. He entered into joint venture with Reliance Logistics (Reliance Group Company) under the brand name "Relogistics (TN) Pvt. Ltd" in the year 2002 and was the CEO till 2007. He introduced single window solutions for all the supply chain needs of the Tamilnadu industry. Under his action oriented and visionary role PSTS has emerged as a dynamic organization, marking double digit growth across all services of the group.
His academic qualifications include a bachelor's degree in Civil Engineering from CEG Anna University, Chennai, and Masters in Management from MK University. He is a fellow of the Institute of Chartered Shipbrokers, UK and is also a holder of Form 'F' from Indian Customs.
Mr. Ganeshram takes active part in the activities of the apex bodies of trade and industry and is presently serving as Secretary of Chennai Port Stevedores Association. He has served as Head of Logistics Panel of Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) Chennai Zone. He has also served as executive member of logistics committee in "Federation of Indian Chamber of Commerce and Industry (FICCI)".
He strives to propel the 75 year old family business into an agile and responsive organization that meets the changing demands of the logistics industry.
Stevedore of the Year Award 2015
Stevedore of the Year Award 2013
EXIM Service Award 2013
Business Gaurav SME Awards 2012
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