Scenic has announced the appointment of four key operational roles for Scenic Eclipse.
- Hans Heger – General Manager Operations, Scenic Discovery Yachts – assumes responsibility for all operations relating to the Scenic Eclipse fleet
- Guillermo Muro – Culinary Director – will oversee the menu development across the 10 on board dining experiences, as well as manage operations for the ship’s extensive culinary department in conjunction with V Ships
- Frederik Ekelund – Hotel Director – will be responsible for managing Scenic Eclipse’s on board operations
- Sonja Altmann – Operations Manager – will oversee all shore-based guest operations, including shore excursions and supplier relationships
Scenic Founder and Chairman Glen Moroney welcomed the team to their roles. “Hans and his team bring exceptional luxury ocean cruising experience which will be of immense value as we prepare for the launch of Scenic Eclipse.”
He added, “With the build of the first Scenic Eclipse nearing completion, the appointments within this senior team will ensure we deliver a truly world-class, 6-star luxury cruise experience for our guests.”
Heading up the Discovery Yachts team as General Manager Operations, Scenic Discovery Yachts, Hans Heger will oversee the marine, technical and hotel services provided by partners such as V Ships, as well as overall management of the operational teams. The role reports into Glen Moroney.
Mr Heger said: “Scenic Eclipse will set new standards in the market as we deliver the highest level of ultra-luxury and discovery experience to our guests. This is a unique opportunity and I am honoured to contribute to the success of this new ocean-going adventure that Scenic has embarked on.”