Christian Verhounig, Chief Executive Officer

Christian Verhounig - CEO and Board Director

Christian has over 25 years’ experience in the cruise industry, starting his career working on a cruise ship and rising through the ranks before working in various senior management positions.

He was the CEO and Chairman of Cruise & Maritime Voyages from 2011 to 2020, managing an extensive fleet of cruise ships and over 4,000 employees.

Prior to that, Christian was the Chief Operating Officer of Global Maritime Group and held senior management positions with catering and hospitality companies in the cruise industry including Director of Operations at Global Cruise Lines Ltd and Managing Director at Cruise & Ferry Services Group Ltd.