About Us

Key Personnel

Shabbir Baig. (Managing Director)
Shabbir BaigBorn in 1968 in Mumbai, India. Completed his education in Dubai, UAE. Commenced his employment in 1986 , involved in the sale and purchase of vessels for recycling. Held a position of Director of Finance Manager/S & P. In August 2000 after gaining vast experience set up his own company Mideast Shipping and Trading Ltd. holding a position of Managing Director.
Steve Wansell. (General Manager)
Steve WansellBorn 1968, London, UK. Completed his education and has been in the financial sector of Banking in the City of London for 24 years. Steve has previously worked for American, German and French Banks his last position being with Bank Mandiri (a bank specializing in financing vessels for demolition)Steve resigned from his position of Deputy General Manager to take up a position of General Manager within the Mideast Group. This was seen in the market place as a fantastic appointment for Mideast. His main responsibilities are the Sale and Purchase and the Banking Relationships. Steve has a life time of experience in this market place and is probably one of a very few who have such in depth knowledge from an all round perspective. Steve operates out of London to support the head office in Dubai, UAE
Imran Aziz. (Director)
Imran AzizBorn in 1970 in Mumbai, India. Completed his education in 1991. He has successfully completed a Lead Auditor Course to implement the BS EN ISO 9000 & BS 7229 / ISO 10011 Quality Systems. Commenced his employment in a Currency Exchange Co, dealing in buying & selling of currency and worldwide remittances. He then worked alongside Mr. Shabbir Baig frm 1994 to 2000 in the Ship Recycling Industry where he was gradually promoted to independently handling S & P, Banking and was also responsible for the Administrative and Marketing Dept. He then had an exposure to various other industries until July 2011 when he has joined Mideast Shipping & Trading Ltd. as a Director of Business Development & Marketing.
Syed Moazam Hussain (Operations Manager)
Syed Moazam HussainBorn in 1976 Gujarat, Pakistan. Completed his B.Com in 1995. Employment with Alfa Marine Shipping and Trading, Karachi as office superintendent responsible for vessel operational matters and Banking. Has had experience as owners representative on a number of sea going vessels. Joined Mideast Shipping and Trading Ltd. in 2000 and is responsible for Crew selection, Operations of the vessel, Banking & Insurance.
Peer Muhammad (Marine Surveyor)
Peer MuhammadBorn in 1977 Karachi, Pakistan. Completed his education in 1994 and joined the Merchant Navy the same year served on many vessels as Captain until 2004. Joined M/S Shipping World LLC Dubai in 2004-2008 as Port Captain/Marine Surveyor. Joined Mideast Shipping and Trading Ltd. in 2008 as Marine Surveyor.

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Mideast Ship Trading FZE.,

Suite No.308, Block J, The Square, Al Mamzar, Dubai – UAE.

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Mideast Shipping & Trading Ltd., London Office

Tel: 44(0) 1992-586319, Mob: 44(0) 7770-234293

Email: steve.wansell@mideastshipping.co.uk