- Maritime & Management Services (MMS) established in Bahrain to provide Shipping Services and Supply Chain Management solutions in Middle East
- Clients included Sabic, Al Tuwairqi, Bahrain Steel, United Steel etc. with services covering Atlantic Ocean, Indian Ocean and Gulf.
- MMS introduced Ship Operating Services through chartered/leased assets.
- Meridian Maritime Services BVI was established as a separate entity to provide ship operating services.
- MMS Holdings was established to serve as common treasury to manage all investments.
- Group ventured into Hospitality Services with the launch of Multi Storeyed Serviced Apartments Brooklyn in India.
- Group entered Digital Services through MMSbiz.com to serve the E-commerce and IT sector with focus on Education and Health sectors.