Sahan Abeysekara


Principal specialist, Marine and Offshore at Lloyd’s Register (LR). He is the team lead and technical authority for ballast water management at LR. Sahan has experience in IMO,USCG and class type approvals of ballast water management systems. He represents IACS in the MEPC meeting at IMO. He is a member of IMarEST ballast water expert group. Sahan holds an MSc from City University, London. He is Fellow at Institute of Chartered Shipbrokers, and member of IMarEST and Engineering Council. Sahan started his career as a marine engineer and worked as lecturer for a marine institute prior to joining LR.