Dheeraj Bhatia is the current Senior Managing Director, Region Middle East for Hapag Lloyd Middle East based in Dubai.
Prior to this, Dheeraj has held Senior Management Positions in North America and Indian Subcontinent. He has also served in Management positions within the Trade Management and Regional Operations Departments during his days in Hong Kong with CSAV.
Dheeraj’s entrepreneurial traits have led him to initiate and execute changes in the business strategy to achieve profitability, improve customer perception and cost efficiency.
Dheeraj is a Master Mariner by profession and a Licensed Harbor Pilot. He has a 12-year sailing and piloting career before he came ashore in 2003. He also holds various Chairman and Directorships at various Hapag Lloyd entities.