Our People

Our people in each location represent that best available pool of skill and expertise. Each team consists of mariners, lawyers and commercial experts with vast experience in all aspects of marine survey, maritime operation, claim handling and negotiation. Our people are responsible stakeholders in the maritime industry, working collaboratively with others in each market to produce good outcomes for our clients.

As belonging to the same group through affiliation with Henderson Bangladesh, PANDIASIA people have access to the resources embedded in Henderson International Group companies across the continent.

Capt M.A Malek


Marine Consultant and Claim Handler: Capt Malek is a high profile master mariner with over 32 year experience at sea and ashore in Bangladesh and abroad. Following an illustrious career at sea on dry bulk and container vessels from 1981 to 1997, Capt Malek has been active in many sectors within the maritime industry, from ship management to marine survey and consultancy. He is an experienced surveyor who has done numerous condition surveys for P&I Clubs, H&M underwriters and charterers. He has also handled several high profile marine accidents for P&I clubs as surveyor and consultant. Capt Malek is heavily involved in the Bangladesh maritime scene and is a valued contributor in policy discussions. He is currently the Chairman of the Chittagong Branch of the Nautical Institute, UK. Capt Malek is also a member of the Institute of Chartered Shipbrokers.