Capt. Hari Subramaniam
Regional Head – Business Relation and Medisea
The Shipowners’ Mutual Protection and Indemnity Association
Prior joining The Shipowners’ Club, Hari’s experience includes a sailing career spanned over 17 years and also heading the operations and commercial departments with ship owning companies.
Over the last 11 years with the Club, he and his team managed the Global survey programme as well as facilitating tailored training sessions, audits, seminars and risk management strategies based on claims causation analysis.
Hari has now assumed a larger role as Regional Head – Business relations whereby he enhances deeper engagement with key stakeholders to improve safety awareness and risk management ethos across the industry mainly via training programmes. Hari also runs the Club’s MEDISEA (Enhanced Pre-employment Medical Examination) Scheme which offers a comprehensive medical package for seafarers’ sailing on board entered vessels.
Hari has a MBA degree and a Post Graduate Diploma in Maritime Law. He is the founding Chairman of the Company of the Master Mariners of India (CMMI) Singapore Branch, Vice-President of The Nautical Institute (Singapore branch) and also is a Member of the Institute of Chartered Shipbrokers (MICS). Hari is also a qualified ISO 9001/ISM Lead auditor and a navigational assessor.
In recognition of his efforts, Hari was awarded the “Outstanding Individual Contribution to Safety at Sea” by the MPA Singapore in Dec 2020.