Key Executives


Mr. Shalabh Mittal

Mr. Shalabh Mittal, serves as the Chief Executive Officer of Mercator Ltd. His primary role is to manage and supervise business operations of the Company effectively in accordance with the overall strategies and policies as enumerated and approved by the Board. Mr. Mittal holds a Masters of Commerce degree from Sydenham College, University of Mumbai and Post-Graduation Diploma in Business Administration from the S. P. Jain Institute of Management and Research, Mumbai, India. He is also an alumnus of Harvard Business School, Boston, USA.



Mr. Adip Mittal
Director, Mercator International Pte. Ltd.

Mr. Adip Mittal, is Msc. in Shipping, Trade and Finance from Cass Business School, City University, London. He also holds undergraduate degree from The Ohio State University and majored in Economics with a minor in Business Administration. He has been involved with Dredging and Tanker divisions and new projects of Mercator group. 



Mr. Prasad Patwardhan
Chief Financial Officer - Mercator Limited

Mr. Prasad Patwardhan, is the Chief Financial Officer of Mercator Limited. He holds a Bachelors degree in Commerce from the University of Mumbai and is a an Associate Member of The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India. He has over 20 years of experience in Resource Mobilisation, Accounting and taxation. As the Chief Financial Officer, he is in charge of Group Financial Reporting, financial strategy, Compliance, Taxation and coordination of statutory and management reporting.



Capt. Kowshik Kuchroo
President- Shipping

Capt. Kowshik is a Master Mariner with HND from UK. He is also a qualified Ship Broker. He has around 30 years of experience in Marine Industry (shore/ ashore) having worked with companies like Maersk, Mundo Gas and involved with Chartering as well as infrastructure projects in the Oil & Gas space. At Mercator he is responsible for overall shipping business strategy, Chartering, Compliances, Branding, Expansion and Industry interaction.



Mr. K.S.Raheja
Country Head-Indonesia

Mr. Raheja,is B.Tech (Hons.) in Mining Engineering fromthe Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur and has done his Business Management, from XLRI Jamshedpur. He has around 20 years of experience in the field of Mining, Logistics, Shipping, Trading and Strategy Formulation. His expertise lies in the areas of Coal Mining, Coal Trading and Development of New Mining and Port Related Projects. At Mercator, he is responsible for mining existing coal blocks, developing new coal concession, trading and logistics consolidation in Indonesia and development of coal mining project in Mozambique. He is on the Board of group coal companies.