Bakke quits Havyard Group

Geir Johan Bakke and the Havyard board have agreed to terminate his employment. Bakke (pictured) has been employed by the beleaguered Havyard Group since 2001, has been CEO since 2004, and has been central to the development of the Group. Under his leadership, from being [Read more...]

2019-12-13T14:16:49+00:00 December 13th, 2019|Appointments|

Sommer to take over NCL

Norwegian Cruise Line (NCL) has made organisational changes, scheduled to be implemented following the launch of ‘’Norwegian Encore’, the company’s newest cruise ship. They include the appointment of Harry Sommer (pictured) as NCL’s President and CEO. He will replace Andy Stuart, who will step down [Read more...]

2019-10-11T18:58:52+00:00 October 11th, 2019|Appointments|

Princess appoints Prag Shah to new role

Princess Cruises has appointed Prag (Pragnesh) Shah to the position of global head of experience and innovation operations. He will lead the continued activation and expansion of MedallionClass vacations, including digital and live immersive experiences across the cruise line’s fleet. Shah (pictured) brings more than [Read more...]

2019-09-29T17:34:52+00:00 September 29th, 2019|Appointments|

Deer steps up at Fred. Olsen

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines has appointed Peter Deer as the new managing director, with effect from 1st September, 2019. He will replace Mike Rodwell, who will retire from Fred. Olsen on 31st August, 2019, after over 30 years with the company. Based at Fred. Olsen [Read more...]

2019-08-18T20:33:42+00:00 August 18th, 2019|Appointments|

AIDA appoints digital expert

Marketing and digital expert, Alexander Ewig, is to join AIDA Cruises’ management team on 1st September, 2019. He will be responsible for the entire brand communication, including direct sales and e-commerce. “One of the biggest growth phases in the history of our company lies ahead [Read more...]

2019-08-18T21:13:00+00:00 August 18th, 2019|Appointments|