Natarajan Paulraj (Paul as he is popularly called) started his career as a marine engineer and spent ten years working on-board crude oil tankers of various sizes, including VLCCs for Scindia Steam Navigation Limited and Essar Shipping Limited. He then started working for Modec International in 2001 in the field of FPSO conversion and has worked on various international FPSO, FSO and FDPSO projects for Saipem and BW Offshore.
In his stint as the Senior Vice President, Projects for Bumi Armada, where he joned as a Project Manager in 2008, Paul has been involved in the conversion of all their FPSOs since the Armada Perdana. Paul holds a Bachelor of Mechanical Engineering Degree from the Alagappa Chettiar College of Engineering and Technology, Madurai Kamaraj University, India.
On 16 September 2018, Paul has appointed as member of the Management Board for a three years term. Mr Natarajan Paulraj holds the following positions as a partner or member of an administrative, management or supervisory body or a partner of any enterprise outside Tuff Group:
McPec Marine and Offshore Engineering Pte Ltd, Singapore
McPec Marine and Offshore Pte Ltd, Singapore
Apart from the above, Mr Natarajan Paulraj has not held a position in the last five years as a partner or member of an administrative, management or supervisory body or a partner of any enterprise outside the companies of the Tuff Group.With the closing of the capital increase, Natajaran Paulraj holds 20.4m or the equivalent of 51 % of the shares in Tuff Group AG.