Teaching Faculty

Aries International Maritime Research Institute

Jaxon Thomas

Electrical & Electronics Engineer

Jaxon Thomas is an Electrical & Electronics Engineer with more than twelve years experience in a wide variety of electrical design, documentation, estimation, installation, maintenance, and fault diagnosis, repairs & construction supervision and commissioning of marine electrical equipment and systems. Currently, he is the Dy. General Manager of Aries Marine and Engineering Services, Sharjah.

Arun V. Menon

Marine Engineer

Arun V. Menon - is a Marine Engineer with P.G in Pre-Sea Marine Engineering Training and Marine Engineer Officer Class IV (Motor) - Certificate of Competency. He has excellent technical and analytical expertise with 15+ years of professional experience. During his tenure he has attended numerous training which have added edge to his technical competency. Currently, he is the Operations Manager of Aries Marine and Engineering Services, Dubai.

Robin Syriac

Offshore Engineer

Robin Syriac - is B-Tech (NA& SB) and is currently pursuing MSc in Offshore Engineering. Before joining Aries Group of Companies he worked as a Naval Architect with M/s Larsen & Tourbo Ltd, Baroda. Currently, Manager - Offshore Design division of Aries Marine and Engineering Services, Sharjah, he has also been a part of various challenging offshore projects at Aries, providing exemplary results. Syriac is also well versed with latest Naval Architect, strength analysis and mooring software.

Antony N F

Deputy General Manager

With over 14 years of extensive maritime experience, Antony is the Deputy General manager of Aries Marine & Engineering Services (cochin) and heads the Aries Overseas Services department. An experienced trainer he also conducts training for maritime professionals and students interested to join this profession. An ASNT LEVEL II certificate holder in UT, MPI, LPI, VI, RT, he has handled major projects involving rigs, tankers, bulk carriers, containers, etc.

Sandeep I Venugopalan

Electronics Engineer

Sandeep I Venugopalan is an Electronics Engineer with freelance experience in computer hardware and electronics assembly. During the early stages of his 13-year journey in the maritime industry, he has handled marine surveys all around the world. He also has extensive experience in all classification society Rules and regulations in the marine and offshore sectors. Presently he is Manager -Hull inspections at Aries group and specializes in client handling. He is also an expert in providing technical training and making presentations.