Great Eastern Shipping Company has informed that the Board of Directors of the Company at its meeting held on February 05, 2015, inter alia, has appointed Dr. Shankar Acharya as Independent Director on the Board of Directors of the Company with effect from February 05, 2015. Shankar Acharya is one of India?s leading policy economists. He was Chief Economic Adviser to the Government of India. He has also authored several books and numerous scholarly articles in academic journals.
The above information is a part of company’s filings submitted to BSE.