Koji Sekimizu

Koji Sekimizu
  • Secretary-General, International Maritime Organization (IMO), London

Studied naval architecture and Master's in Engineering, Osaka University. Former ship inspector, Ministry of Transport of Japan; 1989, joined the International Maritime Organization; has been involved in the development of many important conventions and codes, with responsibility for maritime safety, security, anti-piracy measures and marine environment issues; since 2012, Secretary-General.