Amet Maritime University, Chennai awarded Doctorate in Logistics Management to Mr. Cyril C. George, Deputy Chairman, Cochin Port Trust. Before joining Cochin Port as Deputy Chairman in August 2020, he has served as Deputy Chairman and Chairman in charge of Chennai Port for 6 years and instrumental for many port developmental projects and initiatives.  Prior to Chennai tenure, he has  worked as Deputy Chairman and Chairman in charge of  Mormugao Port for one and half years in a challenging time after iron ore expert ban and had turned around the around port. He started his port career in Kandla Port and worked in different positions including Deputy Chairman, KDLB. He is one of the few Port Officers who excelled in the academic side as well as being an expert in the various aspects of Port Management with more than 30 years of experience, he has headed many Expert Committees in the port sector.