Cruise & Ferry
The Grimaldi Group was awarded the first edition of the Lloyd’s List Global Awards
The Italian Company operating three ferry brands - Grimaldi Lines, Minoan Lines and Finnlines - awarded in the prestigious “Cruise & Ferry” category
The Grimaldi Group was awarded the first edition of the Lloyd’s List Global Awards in the “Cruise & Ferry” category, a recognition conceived by the daily London newspaper Lloyd’s List and aiming at enhancing excellence in the maritime sector. The Grimaldi Group, headquartered in Naples, operates in the passenger ferry sector through three brands: Grimaldi Lines (operating West Mediterranean routes), Minoan Lines (operating in the Adriatic and Aegean Seas) and Finnlines (operating Baltic Sea routes).
The Grimaldi Group was chosen as the best global company for 2009 among different operators in the cruise and passenger ferry sectors by a jury made of ten top personalities in the maritime world, among which the Secretary General of the International Maritime Organisation (IMO) Efthimios Mitropoulos. The jury awarded the Group for the investments made and the results obtained in the passenger sector, both in domestic and international routes.