Published on : Thursday, November 2, 2017
He has spent 14 years within the commercial division holding several product, trading and cruise positions, he had joined TUI UK & I on the graduate scheme in 2001.
He has also served the French and Russian TUI businesses where he was involved in the role of implementing new product strategies for both the companies.
In the new role he will be reporting to cruise and distribution director, Helen Caron.
In September 2015 he had joined the cruise division as the commercial director. He looked after the commercial aspects of launching Marella Discovery and Marella Discovery 2.
Caron was delighted that Hackney will be the new managing director of Marella Cruises during the expansion of their brand and launch of their newest ship in Marella Explorer next year.