The Management

The team is composed of highly experienced industry professionals whose expertise has been carefully selected to uphold and ensure industry standards.

Gautam Kashyap
Gautam Kashyap
Managing Director, Marine Services
Gautam joined Thome Group in 2017 as Vice President, Business Development. He is promoted to Chief Operating Officer, Marine Services in 2020. He oversees the Marine Services division including Thome Agency, Travel, logistics, and Marine Consultancy.

A Master Mariner, Gautam has over 25 years in the Marine industry, including 10 years at sea.

Prior to Thome, Gautam has worked with the leading ship owner, ship manager, and trading house. He brings along diverse experience in business development, asset management, and ship management.
Raphael Tan
Raphael Tan
Technical Service Manager
Raphael has extensive and varied work experience in the maritime industry.
He was a sailing Chief Engineer (Class 1, Unlimited) before returning ashore.
Thereafter, he has worked as a Classification Surveyor and Auditor (Marine and Offshore); Ship and Offshore management and Corporate Support and Business Development roles.
Raphael has a Masters’ Degree in Engineering Management.