Lim appointed to second term at IMO

Kitack Lim has been appointed a second four-year term as Secretary General of the International Maritime Organization (IMO).

The IMO Council agreed to renew Lim’s appointment, starting in January 2020. The decision is yet to be approved by the IMO Assembly in December.

Kitack Lim was born in the Republic of Korea, and he is the eighth elected Secretary-General of the IMO.