Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings (NCLH) has expanded its Board of Directors with the appointment of Ms Pamela Thomas-Graham (pictured).
She joined the Board as a new independent member, effective 23rd April, 2018.
Ms Thomas-Graham’s appointment increases the Board from nine to 10 members, seven of whom are independent. She will also serve as a member of the company’s Audit Committee.
“In an effort to further strengthen the breadth of talent and experience on our Board of Directors, we identified Pamela as an ideal candidate and are confident she will enhance the strategic perspectives of our Board,” said Frank Del Rio, NCLH president and CEO and a member of the Board. “Not only does Pamela offer extensive experience as an independent company director, she also brings a global perspective and a high level of finance and marketing expertise, which will be invaluable in today’s dynamic global business environment.”
Ms Thomas-Graham is founder and CEO of Dandelion Chandelier, a private digital media enterprise focused on global luxury. Prior to establishing Dandelion Chandelier in August, 2016, she served as Chair, New Markets, of Credit Suisse Group from October, 2015 to June, 2016, and as Chief Marketing and Talent Officer, Head of Private Banking & Wealth Management New Markets, and a member of the Executive Board of Credit Suisse from January, 2010 to October, 2015.
Prior to that, she also held a variety of leadership positions at Angelo, Gordon & Co, Liz Claiborne, CNBC, NBCUniversal and CNBC.com. She began her career in 1989 at McKinsey & Company, a global consulting firm, and became the firm’s first African-American female partner in 1995.