Lars Lange, Secretary General, IUMI

Lars Lange, who was born in Wolfenbüttel in 1968, is a qualified maritime lawyer by training and graduated from Göttingen University in 1995. In 2013 Mr Lange moved to his present position as Secretary General of the International Union of Marine Insurance e.V. (IUMI) where he takes care of IUMI’s IMO and EU activities and fosters the relations with other maritime stakeholders such as shipowner associations, class, salvors, average adjusters, shippers and forwarders. Mr Lange holds a number of honorary posts in the maritime environment, for example as Chairman of the International Quality Assessment Review Body (IQARB) under the auspices of the IMO, as a member of the Advisory Committee to the IACS QSCS, as technical expert to the BIMCO Safety and Security Committee, and as a board member of the Green Award Foundation.