Since 2016, Prashant has held the role of Head, Responsible Ship Recycling, Sustainability, Transport and Logistics at A.P. Møller-Maersk. Previous to this, he was Nautical Superintendent, Marine Standards at Maersk, which he started in 2012. Before this, he has worked as Senior Marine Operations Manager, Asia at SE Shipping India, and was Captain on a number of gas tankers for Fleet Management Limited. Prashant has the achievement of being one of the youngest officers to take command of a merchant gas tanker. Before this, he worked onboard Shell Trading & Shipping Company and Anglo Eastern.
He is currently studying for an MBA, after completing a Degree in Nautical Sciences at the Birla Institute of Technology and Sciences (BITS), Pilani.