Founded by Mr. Sohan Roy on 28th March 1998, Aries Group had a humble beginning at a small office in Sharjah, UAE. The group was started with its flagship unit, Aries Marine, and then grown to become one of the largest multinational conglomerates in the Middle East with 34 companies operating in 15 countries across the world.
Marine BizTV, the 24hr free to air global maritime TV channel serves as a unique platform for international maritime activities. Being sector specific for the marine and maritime world, the channel aims at being a single point of contact for all maritime activities and information worldwide, transmitting and helping to create a safer maritime world.
Conceptualized and initiated Medi BizTV, the first global health care TV Channel that is dedicated to health and wellbeing. The channel serves as a tool of integration for the global healthcare sector and a medium to communicate healthcare and medical information to the people across the world.
A scientifically designed, unsinkable steel houseboat with unique attributes converging safety with luxury for a perfect getaway.
Concept Creator and Naval Architect of Aries Punnamada Chundan, the largest steel snake boat in the world. The snake boat boasts a length of 144ft and can accommodate up to 141 rowers.
DIRECTOR FROM THE SEA
Born in 1967, in a state well known for its rich cultural heritage, Kerala, Sohan Roy , the CEO and founder of Aries Group of Companies, has a glittering record of achievements with a rare combination of experience from Maritime Industry, Visual Media and Film Production as a Marine Engineer, Naval Architect, Marine Surveyor and Hollywood Director. He has decades of experience in executing Naval Architectural Engineering & Design projects all over the world with a Guinness Book Entry through the longest Snake boat design and several other creative designs like BOTEL, Topless Ships etc.
Sohan Roy is a Naval Architect by profession and also holds a Diploma in Film Direction from Hollywood Film Institute. He began his career as a Marine Engineer in Merchant Navy and was the first Naval Architect in India to join the Merchant Navy. In 1992, he headed to the land of dreams, UAE, and worked as a Marine Surveyor serving several major companies worldwide.
In 1998, Sohan Roy initiated Aries Marine, the flagship company of Aries Group and the largest Ship Design and Consultancy firm in the Middle East. Aries Group of Companies is now a consortium of 34 companies engaged in marine engineering activities all over the world. Headquartered at Sharjah, Aries Marine has branches in Dubai, Abu Dhabi, India, Qatar, Bahrain, Shanghai, Houston, Azerbaijan, Dammam, Fujairah, Doha, RAK and Singapore.
President of International Maritime Club - The largest Club of Maritime Associations and Organizations worldwide.
Vice President of WMC (World Medical Council), a forum designed for the continuous and conscious development of medical industry.
Guinness World Record for creating the largest steel snake boat in the world.
Founder and President of Non Resident Indian Producers Association (NRIPA).
Organizer and Concept Creator of ShipTek , the annual Flagship event of Marine BizTV that opens up various possibilities of maritime industry.
5 Oscar selections in three categories for the movie DAM999 - Original Song (3 songs), Original Score, Best Picture 2011