Race for the Position – Secretary-General of IMO:



There are six candidates for the position of Secretary-General of IMO. They are:

  1. Andreas Chrysostomou (Cyprus),
  2. Vitaly Klyuev (Russian Federation),
  3. Ki-tack Lim (South Korea),
  4. Maximo Q.Mejia, Jr. (Philippines),
  5. Andreas Nordseth, (Denmark), and
  6. Juvenal Shiundu, (Kenya).

The election will be held at the 114th  session of the 40-member strong IMO council, which meets from 29 June to 3 July 2015. The Present incumbent, Koji Sekimizu, ends his four-year term as Secretary-General on 31 December 2015.