May 30, 2017: With profound grief the Federation of Freight Forwarders’ Associations in India (FFFAI) has to inform about the sad demise of its former Honorary Secretary Nimesh J Shah who passed away after brief illness in Mumbai on May 20, 2017. Shah served as Honorary Secretary of FFFAI for two terms and is credited to having brought in a structure and discipline making the organisation work truly on a national basis. Shah was the founding member and Honorable Secretary of Ahmedabad Custom House Agents Association and member of various committees of customs; CWC ; Shipping Ministry and Civil Aviation.
He also served as president of the then Bombay Customs House Agents’ Association. He was a trustee on the board of both Bombay Port Trust and JN Port Trust.
Shah is survived by his wife, Smt. Veena N. Shah, two daughters, Ms. Shweta, Pooja, brothers Dr. Aashit, Mr. Samir and their families.