Published on : Wednesday, December 27, 2017
After 13 years of career experience as CIO for major corporations such as Starwood Hotels and Resorts and GE Capital Poulter will be joining the Royal Caribbena Cruises.
Poulter will be reporting to Adam Goldstein, president and COO of Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd.
Goldstein said that Martha would make a difference here and bear a full range of challenges inclusive of their plans to evolve the fleet’s IT infrastructure. She will keep pace with the evolution underway in sectors like the data privacy and security, supporting the Excalibur digital transformation.
Poulter in her last job worked as the executive vice president and CIO for Starwood Hotel and Resorts. Here she led a global IT team integrated across Starwood’s nine brands and operational platforms, as well as serving as a member of Starwood’s leadership team.
Before this Poulter worked for 20 years at General Electric. Poulter said that she was excited to join the Royal Caribbean , she will work with the IT team and help in supporting and developing technologies running a global business in a digital world.
Poulter holds a B.S. in Computer Science and Engineering from the University of Connecticut and received her MBA from the University of New Haven.