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2019 May 20 14:51

Finnlines’ Tapani Voionmaa elected to the BIMCO Board of Directors

Finnlines says Tapani Voionmaa, Group General Counsel at Finnlines Plc, has been elected to the BIMCO Board of Directors. The election was made at BIMCO’s General Meeting in Athens on Tuesday 14 May 2019.

BIMCO (The Baltic and International Maritime Council) is the world's largest international shipping association, with around 1,900 members in more than 120 countries, representing 58 per cent of the world’s tonnage. Its global membership includes shipowners, operators, managers, brokers, and agents. BIMCO is a non-profit association.

Finnlines is a leading shipping operator of ro-ro and passenger services in the Baltic Sea, the North Sea and the Bay of Biscay. The Company is a part of the Grimaldi Group, one of the world’s largest operators of ro-ro vessels and the largest operator of the Motorways of the Sea in Europe for both passengers and freight. This affiliation enables Finnlines to offer liner services to and from any destination in the Mediterranean, West Africa as well as the Atlantic coast of both North and South America.