Shri Sanjay Sethi is an IAS Officer of Maharashtra Cadre of 1992 batch with a Masters degree in Economics from London School of Economics. In January 2019, he joined as Chairman to India's Premier Container Port, Jawaharlal Nehru Port Trust. During his service of more than 27 years with Govt. of Maharashtra, Mr. Sethi handled key roles in various portfolios such as CEO (MIDC), Additional Metropolitan Commissioner (MMRDA), Additional Municipal Commissioner (BMC), Managing Director (Maharashtra State Electricity Transmission Co. Ltd.) etc. Before JNPT, he handled mega infrastructure projects like Mumbai Metro, Development of Coastal Road, Urban water supply and Sewerage Management etc. and was responsible for all the foreign investments in the state. At JNPT, he is working towards modernisation of the Port through latest innovations. Since he took over, in just 18 months, JNPT has taken various steps to convert this leading port of the country into a smart, sustainable and customer friendly port. Interventions are being made to bring significant changes in the whole port ecosystem to benefit the end customers in EXIM Trade. Some of the recent initiatives on EoDB, like implementation of ITRHO at all port terminals of JNPT, introduction of Logistics Services Provider Services for competitive logistics at the port, Web based port entry system etc. have led to significant improvement in KPI of the port at par with the global standards and have resulted in overall reduction in cost and time. During the COVID pandemic, despite all the challenges, JNPT has been working without any pause. The efforts of JNPT to keep all operations on with due care on health and welfare of the port employees and associated staff are well appreciated by the Trade and Ministry.
He has joined in Indian Revenue Services in 2002.
As an Assistant Commissioner in Central Excise and Customs, Jalgaon, Maharashtra in the
year 2002 to 2004.
As a Deputy Director and Additional Director, DRI Ahmedabad, he has the experience of
intelligence gathering and detecting various instances of commercial fraud, detected
Customs duty evasion as well as smuggling activities on various fields.
He worked as Under Secretary Tax Research Unit (TRU) and Director Excise in Ministry of
He also worked on deputation to Ministry of IT and Communication, Home and Coal at Delhi.
He worked as Additional Commissioner CGST (Vadodara). Before joining current
assignment he was working as Commissioner, Customs (Port) Kolkata.
Before joining IRS, worked as Tehsildar in Government of Maharashtra and Assistant
Commandant Railway Protection Force.
He has varied experience in the field of Policy formulation; intelligence gathering with regard
to national security issues and taxation and legal issues.
Civil servant with impeccable professional record of 29 years in Indian Railways and on deputation as Joint Secretary and Officer on Special Duty (Railway Projects) in Government of Maharashtra and Container Corporation of India. He has worked in various capacities as Divisional Railway Manager, Additional Divisional Railway Manager, Chief Public Relations Officer, Dy. Chief Operations Manager (Goods).
He has varied experience in General Administration, Public Policy, Rail Transport, Logistics and Multimodal Operations.
Shri Jaiwant Bhimrao Dhawale took charge as, Chief ManagerAdmn Secretary, Jawaharlal Nehru Port Trust on March 14, 2018. Prior to this role, he was holding the post of Secretary, Mormugao Port Trust, where he joined in 1994 as, Labour Officer. He comes with 25 years of service in various capacities. Mr. Dhawale holds a double Post Graduate degree in M.Com and MIRPM Master of Industrial Relations Personnel Management, both from Amravati University. Regards,R
He is Graduate Civil Engineer with MBA and LLB Qualifications and also completed M. Tech in Ocean Engineering (Gold Medallist) from IIT Madras. Joined Port services as Asstt Executive Engineer in 1992 in Mumbai Port Trust. Worked as Dy Manager in JNPT (1999 to 2011). Also worked as Dy Chief Engineer in Visakhaptnam Port Trust (2011 to 2016). Served as Chief Engineer in the Cochin Port Trust (2016-2021). Joined JNPT now as Chief Manager (Port Planning and Development Department) in February 2021. He has more than 29 years experience of Marine Construction work, Port Infrastructure/PPP Projects. He has contributed to several projects of National Importance in the Major Ports of India. He was awarded Annual Maritime Award by the Ministry of Shipping in 2008. He has contributed 15 Papers / Publications in National/International Journals / Conferences.
Mr. Niteen M. Borwankar has taken charge as the Chief Manager MEE, Jawaharlal Nehru Port Trust on 4th May 2018.Mr. Niteen M. Borwankar is Marine Engineer from DMET kolkatta and is MOT 1st Class Chief Engineer.Before joining Port Sector he has worked in Shipping National Institute of Ocean Technology, Chennai. Before Joining JNPT he was holding the post of Chief Mechanical Engineer in Mumbai Port Trust, Deendayal Port Trust, and Cochin Port Trust.