About Us

  • Established in 1973 

  •  Surveyors specialising in Marine, Fire, Engineering & Miscellaneous


  • Over 3 generations of experience in the insurance business including a combined experience of over 75 years in the current team


  • Major clients include CESAM (France), ACE, AGCS, Swiss Mobilar Insurance Company and Travelers Insurance Company, to name a few


  • Well appointed network of surveyors available at all major ports & locations across India


Principal Surveyor

Anil Thakker (F.I.I.S.A., A.S.M.E., A.I.I.I.) 

IRDA certified ‘A’ grade surveyor with a rich experience of over 45 years. Specializes in marine and fire surveys. Experienced in valuation. Expert in root cause analysis for accidents. Excellent negotiator for large and complicated claims.

Survey Team



Dr. Ashok B. Thakker (Ph.D, P.E., FASM, Cmfg.E.)

Dr. Ashok has more than 45 years of experience in leading companies like Rolls Royce. He is a leading Mechanical Metallurgy / Materials (Forensic) Structural Engineering Consultant.


Mr. Harsh Thakker (B.B.A, A.I.I.I)

Our newest addition to the team, a graduate from New York, USA, an Associate of the Insurance Institute of India and a member of CILA, is under training as a surveyor. He has been in the reinsurance industry for 5 years and brings fresh ideas and the use of technology to add speed to the survey processes enabling transparency between the insurer, insured and the surveyor.


Mr. Bharat Kothari (D.M.E.)

Surveyor for the last 35 years, with a specialization in Fire & Engineering.


Mr. Manmohan Dutt

Ex DGM, National Insurance, he has a legal and insurance background for over 45 years


Mr. Mafatlal Patel (Chtd. Engineer)

Worked as a chief engineer at Mafatlal Group and a senior executive at Cunningham



                                                            OUR ASSOCIATES

Mr. Pankaj Dave (Dip. Auto. Engg., Post Dip. Production Engg.)


Mr. D. Srinivas (B.E., M.I.E., F.I.V. Bangalore)


Mr. G. Srinivasan (B.E. (Mech), AIISA (Chennai))


Mr. K. L. Savla (B.E. (Civil), MIE, MIV, ATISSE)

Capt. Selvaraj (Chennai)


Mr. Bhupendra Bhandari (Chartered Accountant)


Capt. R M Kapoor


Capt. Sawant


Mr. Anjan Chakraborty (Kolkata)


…Among Others


Great American Insurance Company (New York)

Huatai Property & Casualty Insurance Company

AXA Insurance Company (New York)

AXA Corporate Insurance Company (Italy)

AGCS Insurance Company (New York)

ACE European Group (Italy)

Swiss Mobilar Insurance Company

Travelers Insurance Company


Groupe Eyssautier

Tokio Marine Kiln Insurance Limited

Helvetia Assurances -SA

Gras Savoye

JLB Expertises

Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty SE

Diot SA

Societe Generale

Allianz IARD

Compagnie Des Experts Maritimes


Guian SA

Marsh SAS

Helvetia Compagnie Suisse D'assurances

Generali IARD

International Marine Experts (IME)


W K Webster

Ace European Group Ltd

Swiss Reinsurance Company (Zurich)

Lloyd's Paris

DP Survey Group

JLT Reinsurance Brokers


Talbot Underwriting Ltd


and more...

“Our vast experience and track record enables us to deal with claims of increasing complexity ”