Faculty
 
Zarir Daruwalla
Most of my career, designed, developed and managed large mission critical IT systems. For the last 15 years worked on a number of projects which automated and optimized the operations of sea ports.

Main career goals:
- Solution architect for large mission critical applications, preferably within the sea ports arena.
- Using IT to optimize sea-port operations.
 
Specialties
Business domain:
sea ports / logistics / transportation
Customs
Free Zone authorities
 
Experience
Specialist sea-ports/transportation and IT Systems
Self
Transportation/Trucking/Railroad industry June 2009 – Present (1 year 9 months) Consulting,
including within the business domain of sea ports. Consulting and specialization of IT technologies
 
Sr. Mgr. IT Infrastructure
DP World
Privately Held; Maritime industry June 2006 – May 2009 (3 years)
 
IT Architect Manager
PCFC
Transportation/Trucking/Railroad industry
January 2004 – January 2006 (2 years 1 month) Overall lead for Architecture team
 
Core Applications Manager
Ports Customs and Free Zone corp
Transportation/Trucking/Railroad industry
January 2002 – January 2004 (2 years 1 month)
Manage a team of project managers and team leads.
Only core applications for the business was managed by this team.
 
Senior DBA, Sparcs administrator
Dubai World
Translation and Localization industry
June 1992 – May 2002 (10 years)
Manage all the databases within the organization
Manage the real-time system of Sparcs.
 
System Engineer
CMC Ltd
Translation and Localization industry
1985 – 1990 (5 years) Projects worked on:
SBI, Impress, Nava Shiva ports systems,
 
Education
Tata Institute of Fundamental Research (TIFR)
Post grad., software engineering 1980

Mumbai University
B. Sc., Mathematics 1979