Mr Dino Caroussis was elected Chairman and President of the UK P&I Club at the recent Board meeting in Hong Kong. He succeeds Mr Tullio Biggi who has retired from the Board.
Mr. Caroussis, 56, of Chios Navigation, became a Director of the UK Club in 1996 and a Deputy Chairman in 2002. Mr Biggi, 68, of V Ships, had been the Club’s Chairman for the past three years, having joined the Board in 1998.
Mr Patrick Decavčle of Bröstrom Tankers was elected a Deputy Chairman and Vice President, joining Mr E. André of Suisse Atlantique and Mr. A K Olivier of Grindrod in those roles. Mr Peter Evensen of Teekay Corporation, Mr Edward Jones of Carnival UK and Mr Masamichi Marooka of NYK Europe were elected to the Board.
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