Watch our mentorship session with the Paryavaran Star: Prof. Amit Lahiri, Chief Sustainability Officer, O.P. Jindal Global University. Live on November 8, 10:00 PM India Time, 11;30 AM US Eastern Standard Time.
We are proud to nominate D. C. Sekhar, as our next "Paryavaran Star" under "Day out with a Star" platform at http://www.dayoutwithastar.com .
Chandra Kishore, Founder, "Day out with a Star" platform sat with Shekhar over a cup of virtual coffee on Facebook Live on February 9th , 8 PM India time/ February 9 , 9:30 AM US EST.
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D.C. Shekhar was a merchant navy oil tanker captain until 2003 and oversaw operational risks of a fleet of oil tankers for few years while working at Singapore. He studied finance management at SIngapore and returned to India in 2007 to further study EGMP at IIM Bangalore.
He founded Lavender Pvt Ltd which studied the techno commercial dynamics of sectors of cruise tourism, hydrofoils, seaplanes, yacht marinas and Ro Ro circuits for the Government.
He further founded AlphaMERS Ltd and engaged in innovation of problem areas in water bodies. AlphaMERS developed and patent applied multiple solutions including floating trash barrier, silt trapping, maritime floating security barriers, ocean wave energy converters and flood relief gear.
AlphaMERS, incorporated in 2010, has been a profit making bootstrapped MSME which has invested heavily in R&D from its own accruals, and successfully developed solutions in sunrise industries of environment, maritime security and renewable energy.