Dr Joerg Rudolph (pictured) has been appointed the first President of AROYA Cruises.
H will join the Saudi company from his role as Managing Director of Costa Cruises in Germany.
As President, Rudolph will be responsible for launching the first cruise line dedicated to the Arabian market with the aim of welcoming over 1.3 mill cruise passenger visits to Saudi each year by 2035.
Rudolph said: “I am delighted to be joining Cruise Saudi as President of AROYA Cruises at such a significant time in the business.
“To be part of delivering such a unique and innovative product catering specifically for a new source market is an incredible opportunity,” he said.