Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings (NCLH) has appointed Scott Dahnke to its Board, as a new independent director, effective 14th July, 2020.
“It is my pleasure to welcome Scott to our Board of Directors,” said Russell Galbut, Chairman of the Board. “Scott’s extensive experience partnering with and building leading consumer brands over multiple decades will be invaluable to our Board.”
“Scott is an ideal candidate and his experience will complement the diverse talents of our existing board members,” added Frank Del Rio, NCLH President and CEO. “Scott brings strong leadership capabilities and significant finance, management, and investing expertise, as well as unique insights into the global consumer that he has cultivated during his impressive career.”
Dahnke is the Global co-CEO of L Catterton, the world’s largest consumer-focused private equity firm, with around $20 bill of equity capital across seven fund strategies in 17 offices globally.
L Catterton announced an investment in NCLH in May, 2020.
“I am pleased to be joining the Board of Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings at such a dynamic time for the industry,” said Dahnke. “Norwegian has been an innovator in global cruise travel, providing exceptional vacation experiences to consumers for more than 50 years, and I look forward to leveraging my insights and experience as I work closely with my fellow Board members and management to continue building on this great legacy.”