Capt. Sandeep Agarwal,
Chief Operating Officer
Capt. Sandeep Agarwal, an ex-Master Mariner, has over 33 years of diversified experience in ship and shore operations. He possesses strong analytical skills and have undertaken numerous projects. Whilst working ashore for last 14 years, he has gained immense experience in shipping, port operation and logistics.

Mr. Saroj Mishro,
Dy. Chief Operating Officer
Mr. Saroj Mishro a Post Graduate in Commerce, self worked as Traffic Manager of Paradeep Port Trust for 12 long years. Having joined the Port as Traffic Officer, he has risen from the entry level officer to the top of the traffic department. Has versatile experience in Dock Labour Management, Scale of Rates, Quasi-Judicial proceedings, Traffic Planning, Cargo Planning, Cargo Forecast, Cargo Handling and Equipment Planning and General Administration.

Mr. Garuda Seetharamayya,
Head – Technical & Project

Mr Garuda Seetharamayya joined as Head – Technical & Projects at Gopalpur Ports Ltd. He has over 29yrs of diverse leadership experience in India and Overseas of handling overall Project & Construction Management of all types of Ports and Marine, Industrial, Infra, Residential & Commercial Buildings, Shipyards, FSRU LNG Terminals and Dredging projects.

He has outstanding Planning, Organizational and Communication skills, knowledge and talent for problem solving and proven ability to work and handle all types of projects. In his career, he handled all areas of expertise in Project & Construction Management, Project coordination, Project controls, Resource management and general administration.


Mr. Aurobinda Panigrahi,
Advisor, (Corporate Affairs)

Mr. Aurobinda Panigrahi joined GPL during 2012 after superannuating from Paradeep Phosphates Limited as General Manager Marketing.
35 years long experience in the field of Fertilizer Marketing and logistics in companies like Fertilizer Corporation of India Ltd., Hindustan Fertilizer Corporation Limited and Paradeep Phosphates Limited.

 Mr. Sanjay Singh,
VP (Business Development)
Mr. Sanjay Singh, a believer in Customer first, is science graduate, MBA & IIM (Ahm) alumni carries over 20 years of leadership experience with track record of successes of turnaround of leading Ports and Integrated Logistics businesses. Prior to GPL, he was Chief Marketing Officer & Head – Business Development at Essar Ports Ltd and APM Terminals Pipavav.