GLOBAL - The World Ocean Council has announced the first WOC Member from the finance sector - JS Capital Power – a firm specialising in providing financial consulting services for investment in Offshore Mining.
Peter Jantzen, Partner, said: "JS Capital Power is pleased to become a member of the World Ocean Council.
"This international industry leadership alliance creates a unique opportunity for investment firms to better understand the risks and opportunities of ocean development by engaging directly with responsible ocean industry operators who are concerned about the long term health of both their business and the ocean."
WOC Chief Executive Officer, Paul Holthus, added: "The WOC is increasingly interacting with the investment community on the environment and sustainability issues associated with ocean economic activity, such as identifying best practices and developing sustainability criteria.
"We encourage the finance sector to work with and through the WOC to engage and support responsible, leadership companies who are working to address the sustainability challenges affecting the future of the ocean and its use."
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