I was born in Colaba south Bombay India in the Mani Wadia – Shroff Family, The Mani Wadias
are Hereditary Master Builders, ship owners , Bankers and Marine Services Providers , My Father
Pirojsha Hormusji Shroff was a Master of Arts and Bachelor of commerce , His father Hormusji Sorabji
Shroff the Xth Mani Wadia Built all the Oil Tank Silos as a Manager of Burmah Shell in Bombay and
Imperial India, Hormusji also owned shares in various vessels and owned marble Quarries, quiet
a few Churches were supplied Marble at low cost from our Quarries, My Paternal Grandmother is
Bai Pirojbai H .S Shroff who came from the family of Ancient Landlords The Paghriwallas who owned
land since the time of the Portuguese.
My Maternal Grandfather Mr.Jamshedji Nusserwanji Mehta was a Brilliant engineer who built Ice
factories all over British India he came from a Family of “Patels” or Lords.
My Maternal Grandmother is Bai Navajbai Mehta Born Bai Navajbai Jivasha Daughter of Thakur or
Lord of 12 villages around Gandevi, Gir forest area in Gujarat.
My Family ancestor's came from Persia 1377 years ago and are Zoroastrian Pretenders to the
Throne of Iran as we are descendants of Yazdegard Shehriyar ‘s Son Crown Prince Piruz The
Last Zoroastrian King of Kings of Iran ,hence in my family the Name Piruz or Piroj shah is given
to eldest son.
I belong to the Shahenshahi ( Imperial ) Parsi Zoroastrian clan (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Parsi)
My Wife Zarina is also of Parsi Parentage she is an Executive director finance in all my companies which own Tug and Anchor handling towing vessels she is very great Honest and caring Professional I. C . W.A , Master of Commerce , Master of Law , she works in our offices and helps with fundraising and with various charitable causes , she is presently working on our joint her life's mission to open Villages shelters for mentally challenged children and adults & care centers for the aged , she helps me raise funds for various schools, colleges, hospital, clinics.
I sailed as a Chief Engineer for 12 years on various marine Vlcc tankers and Bulk carriers , offshore supply vessels and then began teaching LPG and Chemical tanker safety in Nautical college in Bombay.
I started the Sea worthy shipping Services group & Growmor Impex Pvt Ltd ( ISO 9001 -2000 ) Marine and manpower suppliers in year 1996 – 97 & simultaneously built the first and only houseboat in Bombay , this Boat had 132 articles on her in various news papers, I have also assisted with various towage and salvage jobs saving quite a few lives at sea.
Education & Professional Course History
- Marine engineer officer class I Motor
Business & Professional Working History
- 1997 – Present, Owner of Seaworthy Shipping Services group , Owners of Marine Terminal Tugs , Providing
full Manpower of all vessels , Marine terminals world wide , Experts in Towage and Salvage , ship building , sale of ship spares, Towage of rigs , complete ship and rigs repair steel renewals , sale of Yachts and management of Yachts & Marinas 1997 – Present Managing Director of Growmor Impex Pvt Ltd : owners of Large marine Coastal Tugs and Towage + Complete Manpower for dynamic positioning vessels , Handy Product tankers ,Bulk cargo vessels,
terminal and port operations . Providing best manpower on farms.
We have the highest reputation in Marine world and regularly articles are written about me and my company, three times I have been on the cover of Shipping Today , and feature articles have been written about me.
- Charitable and Humanitarian activities
- Raising funds for Mentally challenged Children and adults of various Schools in India
- Raising funds for Economically weak Sections of society & schools
- Raising funds for Aged and for homes of the aged a
- Mission is to Build Villages and Shelters for mentally challenged children and adults and finding them useful jobs
in various Friendly Hotels and design houses world wide , to sell the goods and handicraft made by them
- Build More schools for mentally disabled children
- Carry out research on Autism and other disorders
- Ahimsa warships and Eco sense : this is movement world wide started by me to covert every warship of the world to Peaceful Ahimsa Purposes & to safe guard and protect the environment , I have been writing regular articles on marine safety
- e-mail : firstname.lastname@example.org/www.growmoripl.com
- Growmor Impex Pvt Ltd
- HQ : 21 western India house
- Sir Pirojsha Mehta Road Fort
Phone (91) 22 22845723
- Email:email@example.com (www.seaworthyshipping.com)
- Seaworthy Shipping Services
21 Western India House, Sir Pirojsha Mehta Road Fort Mumbai
Phone (91) 22 22826158
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