|Posted by RCI fans on December 6, 2013 at 7:15 PM|
Azamara Club Cruises, has appointed Richard Twynam as its first ever managing director in the UK and Ireland.
The appointment follows a major restructure of the RCL UK and Ireland business, which was announced earlier in the year and which will come into effect from 1st January 2014.
Richard will lead a new 10-strong team dedicated to the Azamara brand. Tynham brings almost 20 years of experience in the travel industry with him, having held senior posistions at companies such as Air New Zealand, TUI UK, Virign Holidays Cruises and Kuoni UK.
Richard will work in partnership with Royal Caribbean's managing director, Stuart Leven and Celebrity Cruises' managing director, Jo Rzymowska.
"The UK and Ireland market continues to be one of the largest and most important for Azamara Club Cruises and is going from strength to strength, " said President and CEO of Azamara Club Cruises, Larry Pimentel, "We are excited to welcome Richard Twynam to lead this evolution as we continue to grow and invest in our business in the UK. Now is a really exciting time for the business as the expansion continues."