Vice President Open Innovation
Marine Products
Wilhelmsen Ships Service

As Vice President – Open Innovation, Marine Products for Wilhelmsen Ships Service (WSS), Nakul is an avid proponent of bridging industry domain expertise with new age technology capabilities.  He advocates an Open Innovation philosophy to solve the big maritime challenges by leveraging a deep sense of eco-system thinking and the ability to collaborate with permeable organisational boundaries. Nakul combines a wealth of maritime sales, operations and management experience, with qualifications in marine engineering, business management and direct seafaring experience from his years working as an engineer. A keen commentator on maritime innovation and digitalization, tangible solutions for decarbonisation and plastics pollution are a personal passion.