A. K Khandwala
The LMAA is sad to learn of the death of Ajay Kumar Khandwala for many years a Full Member of the Association who died on 25th August 2015.
Mr Khandwala was a full member since 1964 until his retirement in 2000.
He was born in Ahmedabad, India in 1925. In 1946 he came to London and took up a position in Grindlay’s Bank. In 1948 he joined Scindia Steamship (London) insurance and claims department and stayed with Scindia until 1964 when he became self-employed, dealing with claims and charterparty issues for a number of London Greek shipowners.
From 1967 until 1985 he worked in the Lowndes Lambert Group in London as their hull and cargo closing technician. From 1986 he worked on his own as an arbitrator, mainly covering charterparty disputes, until his retirement in 2003.