Recent management changes in P&O Cruises and Carnival UK

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P&O Cruises and Carnival UK recent management changes: P&O Cruises Ventura cruise ship


- Giles Hawkes, head of sales, P&O and Cunard (resigned to go to MSC Cruises)
- Carol Marlow, managing director, P&O Cruises (released from duty in September)
- Peter Shanks, managing director, Cunard Line (released from duty in September)

Today, P&O Cruises and Cunard Line have in place the following teams, all new and all from outside the industry:


- Gerard Tempest, chief commercial director, P&O and Cunard (ex-Premier Inn)
- Christopher Edgington, marketing director, P&O Cruises (ex-Coral Casinos & Bingo)
- Angus Struthers, marketing director, Cunard Line (ex-TripAdviser)
- Chris Truscott, head of sales, P&O and Cunard (ex-Pernod Ricard)
- Jeremy Tait, insight director, P&O and Cunard (ex-Direct Line Insurance)

In all this, David Dingle remains as ceo of Carnival UK, which includes P&O Cruises and Cunard Line, and now also formally acts as chief executive for the two brands.