Published on : Thursday, December 3, 2020
Jan Swartz has been appointed by Carnival Corporation as the Group President of Holland America Group. As a part of her new role, Swartz will be responsible for Princess Cruises, Holland America Line, Seabourn and P&O Australia, as well as Holland America Princess Alaska Tours and inter-group operations.
It was back in 2016 that Swartz was named as Group President of Princess Cruises and Carnival Australia, alongside having executive oversight of the P&O Cruises Australia brand. Previously, she was also appointed President of Princess Cruises in 2013 after more than 12 years working with the cruise line.
Prior to this, she served as Executive Vice President, overseeing the sales, marketing and customer service operations, a position held since 2009. Additionally, Swartz is also the President of the Princess Cruises Community Foundation. Arnold Donald, Chief Executive, Carnival Corporation said in a statement that Jan is highly respected executive and a role model, a champion of innovation and a proven leader.