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Trevor Young

Vice President, Newbuilding & Refurbishment, MSC Cruises

Trevor’s career in cruise began with a Diploma of Business / Hospitality Management and certification in Hotel and Catering Management.

Following his education, in 1996 he began working onboard Star Cruises’ Superstar Gemini. The following year Trevor took the role of Director Newbuilding Owners Supply based in Meyer Werft, Papenburg, Germany. In 2000 he became Star Cruises’ Senior Director of Hotel Operations, overseeing the day-to-day operations for the fleet and developing and implementing new strategies across several departments.

In 2002, Trevor moved to Miami, joining Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings as Vice President, Hotel Newbuilding & Refurbishment, overseeing the building team and construction of all areas onboard. Five years later, having been promoted to Vice President Newbuilding Design & Outfitting based in Saint Nazaire, France he managed many new building projects, including that of Norwegian Epic.

In 2008, Trevor relocated to Dubai as the Owners Representative of the Queen Elizabeth 2’s redevelopment into a 7-star hotel, private club, luxury spa, entertainment venue and residences.

In 2010 he became a consultant for JMMY Group based in the Middle East, Asia and Australia.

In 2015, Trevor returned to Genting Hong Kong as Senior Vice President New Ship Building Product & Delivery, where he was responsible for the overall design, construction and delivery of new ship building in Papenburg, Germany and future projects in MV Werften.

Trevor joined MSC Cruises in May 2016 as Vice President, New Building. He coordinates the new building projects that are part of MSC Cruises’ fleet expansion plan and oversees refurbishment projects for the Company’s existing fleet.