Sincere & warm thanks to Almighty, my beloved parents and elders, with whose blessings,(Chand Kumar Dawar-the Managing Director) joined Indian navy at very young age in 1969 and served my country on various important privileged assignments being commissioning crew member (Marine Engg Div) on 1st Indian warship – INS Nilgiri and 3rd warship – INS Udaygiri & INS – Vikrant qualified member of Diving Team (up to 120 Feet) and Air Crew Driver Alouette III Helicopter Sqd.until 1980.Overseas duties performed at Jakarta, Bali (Indonesia),Bangkok Thailand),Singapore, Colombo (Sri Lanka) and BandarAabbas (Iran).
Year 1980 after serving Indian Navy settled in Mumbai, started business firm Messrs.Dawar Enterprises dealing with Import-Export facilitation through recognized Custom House Agents (C.H.A.) in Mumbai.
1984 – Established a firm under name and style of Messrs.Aquanaut Diving Services, undertaking specialized diving tasks as cons contractors. Some of the tasks were New Bombay Old Bridge underwater photography,HPL diesel pipeline burying under the seabeach meter trench,at Panvel Creek bridge No. 1&2 as sub-contractor of Punjsons Delhi,Bilarpur Industries,Karwar – salvaging of 4 Km discharged PVC rigid pipes having cemented block at interval of one meter and many other projects.
1989 – We got our own CHA license in name and style of reconstituted private limited company, Messrs.Frontier Shipping Agencies FSAPL with Mr.CK Dawar as Managing Director and his wife as a director,Mrs Asha Dawar B.A.B.Ed.Ex Principal of Private A College and Ex.L.L.B. Student of Siddhartha Law College, Mumbai.
The M.D. was / is associate with various trade activities, associations, representations, invite in individual office bearer capacity/ies.
(1993 – 94) President of BCT Group (Bombay Custom Temporary License Association), the custom was amended to reconduct the oral exams.2007 – 2008 Special Invite to the Open Hc meet presided by the H.H. the Dy.Commerce Minister of U.A.E. & many others events.
(1993) Special Invite to the Dy. C.M. Chamber on Inter State CFS project of Punjab Govt.(Importers Punjab Warehouse) Feasibility Discussion
(1999) Special Invite to the C.B.E.C. Chairman meet organized by the A.I.I.E.A. (All Indian Importers Exporters Association)
(1999 – 2000) Member – Action Committee BCHAA (Bombay Custom House Agents Association, Mumbai)
(2000) Represented BCHAA as Action Committee Member on Open House meet presided by the C.B.E.C. member Mr. Prasad to resolve serious differences between Custom officials and CHAs
(2006) Special Invite to the Maharashtra C.M.’opens CNBC Awaz T.V.shows ‘Aapka Darbar’ issues on Power Load Shedding’ and the stamp duty on imports.
(2007 – 2008) Special Invite to the Open House meet presided by the H.H. the Ambassador of U.S.A. Special Invite to meet presided by the H.H. the Dy.Commerce minister of U.A.E.