January 4 - Clipper Group has announced that attorney-at-law Peter Appel has joined the board of directors of its Danish subsidiary, Clipper Group A/S.

Appel is managing partner and head of shipping/offshore/transportation at law firm Gorrissen Federspiel.

"We are very pleased to have Peter Appel on our board of directors. Peter will bring with him highly valued experience from our industry, and will be a great asset to our board," commented Frank G Jensen, partner and ceo of Clipper Group.