COO, Executive Vice PresidentMr. Anil Wats serves as Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer of DP World Limited since 2005. He joined DP World in December 2003 as Global Commercial Director at DP World, Dubai. Consequently, in 2004 he moved to Hong Kong as the Senior Vice President Managing Director for the Asia Pacific region. Mr. Wats has more than 26 years of experience in the international shipping and logistics industry. After graduating with a degree in Business Management, he started his career with Sea Land Service, Inc. Over a period of 21 years, he held a number of senior positions including Vice President and Chief Executive Officer responsible for the group activities covering the Middle East and Subcontinent. Prior to this position, he served as the VPGeneral Manager for the Mediterranean region. Following the acquisition of Sea Land by Maersk, he was CEO for the A.P. Moller group activities for Indonesia, which included Maersk Sealand, various logistics companies and other business entities
President Since 2005Wats was also on the Board of Directors for Thailand, Taiwan and Asia Logistics in addition to being an active member on various global committees based at the Maersk headquarters in Copenhagen.