Mr. Xerxes Master is the Joint Managing Director of the Master Group of Companies having diversified interests in Shipping, Logistics & Power. Mr. Master is responsible for overall group strategy and execution. In 2008, Mr. Master spearheaded Master Group’s foray into the Over Dimensional Cargo and Project Cargo Segment with a tie-up with Voss International in Germany under the brand name Master Voss International Projects Pvt. Ltd. having its own fleet of Hydraulic Axles and Trailers. Currently, he is leading Master Group’s foray into Logistics & Supply Chain Management under the brand name PRULOGIC. Mr. Master is a Managing Committee member of the Association of Multimodal Transport Operators of India (“AMTOI”) which is the apex body of the Indian Maritime Industry. He is also a Managing Committee member of the Air Cargo Agents Association of India (“ACAAI”). Mr. Master was the past President of the Indo-Belgium-Luxembourg Chamber of Commerce & Industry. As the President, Mr. Master led the first Economic Mission to Belgium with dignitaries from the shipping and logistics sector which was a resounding success. Mr. Master holds a Master of Science degree in Shipping from the University of Plymouth (U.K.) and a Bachelor in Commerce degree of University of Mumbai. As part of the Groups corporate social responsibility, he chairs the Pinaz Xerxes Master Foundation which has played a significant role in the field of poverty alleviation, education and medical care irrespective of cast or creed. His interests also include sailing and vintage cars.