Director, Global Logistics
Solvay Technology Solutions
Siva Narayanan is the global logistics director of Solvay’s Technology Solutions Global Business Unit. He is a member of Solvay’s Global Maritime Council, which engages with ocean carriers worldwide. He has 35 years of international logistics experience, which includes operations turn-around, change management, contracts and procurement, strategic planning, business development, logistics solutions, and client relations. A major part of it was with the NOL Group. He started his career as a seagoing officer. He moved into ship management, and then into the commercial world of logistics. In addition to the US, Narayanan has lived and worked in Singapore, Thailand, and India. He has presented his views on logistics-related matters at various industry forums, such as the Defense Attaché’s Forum in Washington, D.C., Shipping Digest in New York, ITCO in Houston, ICC in New Jersey, NIT League, JOC events, and others tailored for specific audiences and companies.