The International Bunker Industry Association (IBIA) on Monday (11 January) said voting for the IBIA Board Elections 2021 is now open until Tuesday, 16 February.
This year there are 10 candidates standing for election, with 3 vacancies to fill, it said.
Members of IBIA are encouraged to vote for the candidates who in their opinion will make a meaningful contribution to the running of the Association.
All paid up members of IBIA should have received a link that will enable them to vote.
The candidates in this year’s IBIA Board Elections are:
Results of the election will be announced at the AGM during the week commencing Monday, 22 February 2021.
The newly elected IBIA board members will take up their positions with effect from 1 April, 2021.
Details about the candidates and their electoral statements are available here.
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Published: 12 January, 2021
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