Rahul leads Drewry’s investment research venture providing independent maritime investment advice for institutional investors. Rahul also actively participates in Drewry’s maritime advisory business undertaking consultancy assignments. He brings rich experience from the shipping and financial markets. He has previously worked with Lehman Brothers, Nomura and RS Platou Markets in Singapore, as the lead analyst covering globally listed companies in shipping. Apart from core focus on equity research for maritime transport sectors, he has been also involved in capital raising and IPO process within the maritime sector. He has worked across multiple geographies with companies and has experience of the maritime sectors across US, Europe and Asia. He is regularly interviewed by the media on developments in the maritime sector and is widely quoted in both the industry and financial press. Rahul has a Masters in Finance and a degree in Marine Engineering. Rahul served as a marine engineering officer in the merchant navy in the early phase of his career.