Permanent Secretary of IACS Mr. Hodgson has been appointed a new member of the Green Award Committee.
Mr. Derek Hodgson, who is a maritime lawyer, will represent International Association of Classification Societies on the Committee. Mr. Hodgson has a long and distinguished career in the maritime industry.
Prior to his appointment as IACS Permanent Secretary he was head of shipping practice at international law firm Clyde and Co for years. Due to his work on contentious shipping matters, he has expertise in problems arising from the carriage of oil and gas cargo by sea. In his role of Permanent Secretary he deals with the issue of ship safety on regular basis.
The Foundation is pleased to have such a valuable addition to the Committee. Green Award welcomes Mr. Hodgson and looks forward to working with him.