MSC Cruises has appointed Simone Clark as business analyst.
Clark recently stepped down from her role as senior vice-president for global supply at Iglu.com, following 19 years at the company.
In her new position at MSC, Clark will analyse market trends and operational performance to identify opportunities for growth.
Her insights will be “instrumental in shaping strategies to better serve guests and travel partners”, a statement said.
MSC Cruises on ‘remarkable growth journey’
MSC Cruises UK & Ireland MD Antonio Paradiso said: “We are excited to welcome Simone to our team. Her background and skills align perfectly with our commitment to innovation and excellence.
“As we navigate an ever-evolving industry, Simone’s expertise will be invaluable in helping us make informed decisions and continue delivering exceptional cruise experiences.”
Clark added: “After taking a few months off, I’m thrilled to return to the cruise industry with MSC Cruises, a company renowned for exciting innovations.
“The timing feels perfect for me to stay closer to home and I’m looking forward to being based in an office environment once more.
“In this role, I will be contributing behind the scenes to enhance efficiency as MSC continues its remarkable growth journey.”
MSC also recently appointed Daniel Short as the new regional sales manager for the southwest and South Wales region.