ISS is a global provider of maritime services to ship owners, operators and charterers. Founded in India in 1847, today ISS is headquartered in London and operates in more than 60 countries around the world.
The company’s port agency division is present in more than 85% of the world’s ports where it handles all aspects of a port call – from arranging pilots, tugboats and mooring, to loading, unloading, clearing and forwarding freight, to resupplying, refuelling and crewing – for cargo, passenger and naval vessels, handling around $4 billion of transactions across more than 80,000 port calls annually. ISS’s marine services division provides spare parts and other products and services required by vessels during a port call.
ISS is run by Chief Executive Frank Olsen, an experienced maritime professional who joined the company in 2016.