Norwegian Cruise Line has hired Eamonn Ferrin, as its vice president & managing director for UK, Ireland, Israel, South Africa and the Middle East. Nick Wilkinson, who will take on a newly created role as regional vice president of business development, will report into Ferrin.
“Eamonn’s appointment comes at an exciting time in our company’s history as we continue to strengthen our global footprint,” said Harry Sommer, Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings’ President International.
“The UK is our second largest source market globally, and Israel, South Africa and the Middle East are emerging markets that demonstrate enormous growth potential. Eamonn brings more than 20 years of senior-level experience in the travel and hospitality industry, and having him lead our operations in some of our most important international markets is a testament to our global growth strategy.”
Ferrin has previously worked at Cruise.co.uk, Air Canada Vacations and Holidaybreak.