Permanent Secretary of Ministry of Transport and Communications Minna Kivimäki a candidate for Secretary-General of the IMO
Permanent Secretary of Ministry of Transport and Communications Minna Kivimäki has been nominated a candidate for the post of Secretary-General of the International Maritime Organization (IMO). There are altogether seven candidates for the post.
The term of the current Secretary-General, Kitack Lim from the Republic of Korea, expires on 31 December 2023. The IMO Council will elect the new Secretary-General on 18 July 2023 and the appointment will be approved by the IMO Assembly at the end of 2023. The elected Secretary-General will take office on 1 January 2024.
Minna Kivimäki, Permanent Secretary, tel. +358 295 342 389, [email protected]
- Press release of IMO 3 April 2023: Candidates for Secretary-General of IMO(Link to another website.)
- Minna Kivimäki, candidate brochure(Link to another website.)