David Baker - International Group of P&I Clubs

 

 

Industry Award Assessor

David has over twenty years’ experience working at both government and NGO level on liability, compensation and pollution related matters in the maritime field. 

Between 1999-2004, David was Deputy Head of the UK Government delegation to the IMO Legal Committee and the IOPC Funds; Deputy Head of the UK Government delegation to the 2001 Bunkers Convention diplomatic conference; the 2002 Athens Protocol diplomatic conference and the 2003 Supplementary IOPC Fund Protocol diplomatic conference, and also represented the UK government on liability and compensation matters at meetings of the EU Council.  David joined the International Group of P&I Clubs (IG) in 2004 and has been the International Group’s accredited representative and head of delegation to the IMO and the IOPC Funds since then and on pollution matters in general. 

David holds Masters’ degrees in both Business Administration (MBA) and International Maritime Law (LLM).