The International Group needs your input
The International Group of P&I Clubs (IG) is conducting a survey of the shipping industry with the aim of seeking Members' views on the role and performance of the IG to help them review the range of services it currently provides and to understand how it can better assist Club members.
The survey is being conducted by an independent research agency Navigate, and responses will be kept completely confidential. The survey will take no longer than 15 minutes to complete and all Clubs in the International Group will be inviting their Members to take part. If you have not received an email with a link to the survey, please contact Jenny Lane (firstname.lastname@example.org
, T +44 20 7204 2053)
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