Silversea has appointed Roberto Martinoli as Chief Executive, effective from 19th September 2016. Roberto, a Board Member of Silversea since 2013, becomes Chief Executive after an extensive career in the cruise and shipping industry.
“Roberto is a dedicated professional with a long track record of driving great companies to even higher heights,” said Manfredi Lefebvre d’Ovidio, Executive Chairman, Silversea Cruises. “I am certain that he will be instrumental in pushing Silversea Cruises to consistently deliver unrivalled levels of luxury, service and business performance.”
“I have known Manfredi for many years as a peer and a colleague,” said Roberto. “I have worked closely with the Silversea team in my role as a Board member for the past four years and I am excited to have been given the opportunity to further develop my relationship with this fantastic brand as it enters this new phase of growth.”
He will be based in the company’s headquarters in Monaco and will report directly to Manfredi Lefebvre d’Ovidio. Roberto replaces Enzo Visone as Chief Executive.