Our Directors

Capt. Isbah Syed

Managing Director

Capt. Isbah Syed is the Founder and Chairman of the BHN Group of Companies. He began his career in the Shipping Industry and in a short span of time achieved the highest degree of Master Mariner and went on to complete his Law Degree. In 2001 he set up BHN Shipping which went on to achieve great heights. He is credited with pioneering the concept of DP Ships in India.

In 1999 decided to venture into Consulting Business and he set up BHN Consulting (India) Pvt Ltd which specializes in providing HR & Recruitment Solution with the sole aim of helping Indian & International Business Houses to attain their full potential by having the right people in key positions.

A passionate leader possessing vast Managing Directorship and CEO experience he has always ensured that clear objectives and expectations are delivered and maintained. He has a long track record of successfully managing multiple business, with extensive knowledge of all current economic, social and regulatory issues. He was instrumental in getting highly experienced professional’s into the BHN Group.

He is a member of the Central Advisory Board to shipping and marine world expo and also a guest lecturer in a number of prestigious Maritime Institutes. Under his leadership the company has successfully grown by starting operations in various Regions in India and outside India.

Shambavi Shetty

Director / CEO
BHN Consulting (India) Pvt Ltd

Founder Member of BHN Consulting having over 20+ years of working experience in various Industries like MNC Banks and HR Consulting Companies & moved to BHN Consulting as CEO in 2008 to take over entire operation. A graduate with Dual Management Degree in IT & HR .
Started her career as a Banker and moved to Indian & MNC HR Consulting Companies in early 1996. A Senior executive with verifiable year-after-year success and business growth objectives within start-up, turnaround, and rapid-change environments. Extensive experience with highly engineered systems, which require deep understanding of critical business drivers in multiple verticals , industries & in a tough Market, highly successful in building relationships with upper-level decision makers, seizing control of critical problem areas and delivering on clients commitments. Client-focused motivated worldwide teams comprised of more than 1,500 employees and managed P&L for business divisions. She is a Member and involved in various Global people management Institutes.

A ambitious leader with Global Business Development experience, she is Heading BHN Consulting Operations, Management and Profit & loss responsibility. Business Growth, Strategic Planning , Client satisfaction , Leadership Development, Budget Planning, Change Management. providing clients with superior leadership services during critical transition phases of Indian Business houses and MNC’S. Very strategically oriented and experienced in aligning HR/ Recruitment to Business. Proven track record as Business partner. High degree of self discipline, highly ethical and integrity standards she follows in work culture.

Mr. Vikas Taralekar

B.E. Civil, MBA, FIE, PMP
Director, BHN Consulting (India) Pvt Ltd.

BE Civil, MBA, dynamic challenging positive with 35+ years of rich and diverse experience in India and abroad; 16+ years as CEO/ Country Head/ Profit Center Head in MENA Region. Thorough professional technocrat, Vast exposure of Middle East, North Africa and West Africa Business market and Manpower issues.

Excellent Man Manager, tough Administrator and successfully managed Multi Functional responsibilities. This includes Strategic leadership, planning, implementation and evaluation of Company programs and Operational Activities; Policy Development and Administration; Personnel and Fiscal management; Business Development, Public Relations and External Communications.