Published on : Friday, January 29, 2021
Tom Dumbrell has been appointed the U.K. Sales Director for Swan Hellenic, effective next month. Dumbrell has held in national account manager and senior sales management positions at Tauck, Belmond, Australian Pacific Touring, Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines and ROL Cruises. He will bring a combination of youthful energy, out-of-the-box thinking and extensive cruise industry sales management experience to the company.
Passionate about working creatively with trade partners, he aims to leverage his knowledge of the British sector to build strong relationships based on a mutually beneficial approach that helps ensure new growth and lucrative business opportunities for all parties. In addition, having travelled across all five continents, acquiring a close understanding of different cultures, people and customer needs, Dumbrell also brings Swan Hellenic further expertise to identify gaps in the market and drive rapid expansion during the year of its return to the seas.
Alfredo Spadon, Senior Vice President of Global Sales and Marketing, Swan Hellenic said in a statement that he is excited to welcome Tom into the Swan Hellenic family. He stated that Tom’s solid experience, dynamism and passion for the cruise industry will play a key role in re-establishing the Swan Hellenic brand and building awareness within the U.K. trade, where its heritage began some 70 years ago.