Cruise Ship Interiors Expo | Europe, London 2022 | Marine Interiors
ANDREA BARTOLI

ANDREA BARTOLI
Principal Manager - Outfitting | Carnival Corporation

Andrea Gaetti

Andrea Gaetti
Vice President | Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings Ltd.

ANDY YUILL

ANDY YUILL
Managing Director | SMC Design

Andy has over 25 years' experience in design and has worked internationally on many large-scale leisure developments. His continued drive and enthusiasm for innovative relevant design keeps SMC fresh, dynamic, and relevant. Passionate about good design, he is adept at combining years of experience with innovative and new thinking to produce unique and challenging creative solutions for clients. Andy believes that SMC’s success is down to its people and their approach to design, both of which continue to strengthen the company and benefit clients around the world.

ANNE MARI GULLIKSTAD

ANNE MARI GULLIKSTAD
CEO | YSA Design

Anne Mari Gullikstad is the Chief Executive Office of YSA Design, where she is also Partner and a Senior Interior Architect. YSA Design is based in Oslo, Norway and has specialised in designing cruise ships, small ships and river cruise vessels since 1985. She draws on over 26 years of experience with to head the company's management team, also fulfilling the role of project leader in key YSA Design assignments. 

With an Honours Degree and Diploma in Fine Arts from the California College of the Arts & Crafts, Anne Mari brings a fresh and original approach to her architectural work, in which she has been certified to practice since 1993. As an interior architect and designer, her landmark projects have included some of the best-known cruise ships in the world, including Oriana (P&O Cruises), Disney Magic, Wonder, Dream & Fantasy, Silver Cloud and Wind, and the Seven Cruises ships Mariner and Voyager Radisson. She has also worked on a series of ships for Royal Caribbean Cruise Lines. 

As project leader (and interior designer), Anne Mari also oversees and manages some of YSA Design's most prestigious work, including assignments for Disney Cruise Line and SeaDream. She is currently leading YSA Design's extensive conversion project for the Costa Cruise ships Costa Venezia and Toscana. 

ANTONIO DI NENNO

ANTONIO DI NENNO
Architect Director | MSC Cruises

Since 2014, Antonio Di Nenno is Architect Director of MSC Cruises’ new building department. Prior to this, he used to work in the yacht design industry. In this position, Antonio is involved in the development of all the new prototype ships designed for MSC Cruises, following the process from the concept design to the delivery. Antonio focuses his attention on the design and outfitting of guest cabins and public areas in order to ensure that the ship’s interiors are in line with MSC Cruises’ vision of the cruise experience.

Anu Shaw

Anu Shaw
Senior Interior Designer & Project Manager | Kudos Dsign

Having studied Leisure and Tourism management in UK and later qualifying as an interior designer has lead her working with hospitality sector. 

Anu started to work with larger hospitality and marine projects after she was hired by Pia Litokorpi, owner and CEO of Kudos Dsign. 

With the position as a senior interior designer and project manager at Kudos Dsign she has worked internationally with variety of brands for marine, hospitality and residential projects. 

'At Kudos our mission is to create tailor-made designs that stand out from the crowd, leaving both, our customers and the end-users surprised not only by the beauty but also practicality and functionality of the design. 

We have the passion and interest in finding the best solutions for the concept and interior design to fulfil the technical challenges, budget limitations and schedule requirements.'

Kudos Dsign is an international interior design agency based in Finland with long experience and its roots deep in the hospitality design for global cruise liners through a well known full turn-key suppliers. Kudos portfolio includes interior design projects such as Burj Al Arab Terrace in Dubai, Hilton at Resorts World Bimini in Bahamas and number of completed and ongoing international marine projects for Crystal Cruises, Dream Cruises and Star Cruises. 

Daniela Herget

Daniela Herget
Cruise Consultant | Cruise Quality Consult

Daniela Herget has more than 26 years experience in the cruise & hotel industry worldwide. Originally coming from the interior design and outfitting field, Daniela started early to work abroad and develop her unique career in the Cruise & Hotel Industry.

After many years in operations at sea and with supporting various start up teams in different countries, she decided to combine her two passions for cruise ships and interior design & outfitting and start her own “Cruise Consultant Business” in 2010.
While working onboard smaller and exclusive European marked cruise lines and river cruise lines as a consultant she was mainly booked with the largest US cruise lines and start up teams like The Ritz-Carlton Yacht Collection.

Daniela has started to develop the LEAN Development of the LEAN INTERIOR OUTFITTING "Train" for large cruise ship refurbishments in collaboration with Porsche Consulting, RCCL, which now proves more than 150% efficiency increase of the refurbishment projects on Staterooms, Suites, Crew Cabins etc..

She is well known and respected for her extensive industry knowledge and management experience in international teams and in particular for European – US relationship and company cooperation’s or Joint-ventures.

DAVID MCCARTHY

DAVID MCCARTHY
Senior Director Newbuilding OPI & Logistics | IMA Holding Ltd

David has 25 years’ experience in the hospitality and maritime industry at Executive level, both operationally and in vessel newbuild/refurbishment design and delivery. Graduating from Leeds Metropolitan University in BSc (Hons) Hospitality Management, a 14-year sea-going career with P&O Cruises, (a Carnival Corporation brand) was followed by various land-based roles at Carnival UK, Southampton. Responsible for several refurbishments and newbuild projects, notably the P&O Cruises flagship, Britannia, where he is proud to have been presented to Her Majesty, Queen Elizabeth. previously at AD Associates, an award-winning, multidisciplinary design agency based in the heart of London, David oversaw all marine projects as well as Sales & Marketing activity.

David is now Senior Director Newbuilding OPI & Logistics at IMA Holding Ltd. Throughout its lifespan, his extensive managerial experience across complex projects and service delivery looks to add value, nurture relationships and build trust and credibility with clients and partners worldwide.

ELEONORA BRUGNOLOTTO

ELEONORA BRUGNOLOTTO
Design Manager | Crystal Cruises

Eleonora is the Design Director of New Ship Building and Refitting of the Multi-Award Winning Luxury Cruise Company Crystal Cruises.

With over 16 years' experience in the cruise industry, Eleonora started her career in Cruise Ship Industry in Fincantieri, as Public Room Engineer for more than 6 years, acquiring her knowledge in ship interiors new building.

After Fincantieri, her career continued, with the same determination and enthusiasm, with Carnival Group as Hotel Superintendent Furniture and Interiors, dedicated to the management of the Costa Fleet design in operation and refurbishment, for almost 8 years, till the end on 2016 

All the experience in ship new building and refitting, her Master Degree in Architecture at the IUAV in Venice,  and her knowledge about technical materials, architecture and interior design brought her to lead the Interior Design of Crystal Cruises, Genting HK Group.

Passionate and dedicated to her job, she follows the building process form the concept phase till the delivery, managing the design process with Crystal architects imagining and conceiving an outstanding design for Crystal cruises' ships and a superior and totally groundbreaking experience for guests.

Eleonora is currently working on the building of the new stunning expedition vessel Crystal Endeavor, participating in the concept development of the new class of Crystal Vessels and on the refitting of Crystal Symphony that will be held April 2020.

FREDRIK JOHANSSON

FREDRIK JOHANSSON
Owner & Executive Project Director | Tillberg Design

Part Owner of Tillberg Design of Sweden. During Fredrik's 25 years in the business, he has managed some of the world’s most creative and prestigious marine projects, including on private yachts, explorer ships and ocean liners, like Cunard's Queen Mary 2.

Gabriele Cafaro

Gabriele Cafaro
CEO | Marine Interiors

GARY ANNETT

GARY ANNETT
CEO | MJM Marine

Gary Annett has been with MJM Marine, a world leading global marine outfitter, since 1998. Gary has hands-on experience of the refit industry, having started his career as an apprentice with another company before moving up the ranks and joining MJM Group. During that period, he held a number of Directorship roles including Commercial Director and Projects Director. He was appointed Chief Executive Officer in 2016. His strong customer focus, precision planning, and attention to detail are at the heart of Gary’s approach to business which has led to MJM Marine securing substantial contracts with the world’s leading cruise companies.

GEORGE SCAMMELL, ASID, IIDA

GEORGE SCAMMELL, ASID, IIDA
Director, Interior Asset Management | Fleet Operations Holland America Group | serving Princess Cruises, Holland America Line, Seabourn, and P&O Australia

George Scammell is Director, Interior Asset Management, Fleet Operations - Holland America Group, serving Princess Cruises, Holland America Line, Seabourn and P&O Australia. He is responsible for leading the in-house design team in managing all interior design initiatives, supporting interior revitalization, refurbishment, and maintenance for Princess’ fleet of 17 International ships.  A global hospitality design leader, George has extensive experience in the hospitality, cruise, and leisure entertainment industry.  Leadership positions include VP of Global Design for Wyndham Worldwide, Principal for CORE architects, VP of Design for ForrestPerkins, and Design Management for Walt Disney World Resorts.  George earned his bachelor’s degree in Interior Design from Florida State University, is a licensed Interior Designer, and a Professional Member of both the American Society of Interior Designers, and the International Interior Design Association.

JACCO VAN OVERBEEK

JACCO VAN OVERBEEK
Director Maritime Division | Bolidt

JON INGLETON

JON INGLETON
Executive Editor | International Cruise & Ferry Review

Jon Ingleton is the executive editor of International Cruise & Ferry Review and Cruise & Ferry Interiors. Jon led the team that launched the magazine almost 25-years ago and in 2011 he acquired it on behalf of Tudor Rose where he is currently managing director. In addition to directing the company’s other publishing activities, Jon has editorial responsibility for Tudor Rose’s Cruise & Ferry suite of products. In this role Jon tracks key developments and trends in the cruise and ferry sectors, leads our association memberships and related activities, represents the magazine at global events and fulfils regular editorial assignments on a range of topics. Please visit www.cruiseandferry.net and www.Tudor-Rose.co.uk for more information.

Lorenzo Mortola

Lorenzo Mortola
Managing Director | GEM

MARCO DE JORIO

MARCO DE JORIO
President, CEO and Interior Design Head | De Jorio Design International

Marco de Jorio is President and CEO of DE JORIO DESIGN INTERNATIONAL, a leading company in top-end interior and exterior design of Luxury CruiseShips and MegaYachts, distinguished for innovation and creativity. Marco remarkably placed his creative footprint in all new buildings by MSC Cruises. Convinced of propulsive and emotional value of high-quality design for the Cruise market he has profoundly affected those traits that made the DJDI's repertory unique and recognizable. With 30 years of experience he's one of few eminences in the world holding the highest level of knowledge in the naval design dedicated to pleasure, fun and luxury.

MY NGUYEN

MY NGUYEN
Design Director, Interior Asset Management Holland America Group | Serving Princess Cruises, Holland America Line, Seabourn, and P&O Australia

My Nguyen was born in Vietnam and has resided in Seattle since the age of 2. She holds degrees in Interior Design and Fine Arts. My has earned accolades for award-winning and nationally recognized projects in marine, high-end residential, and hospitality design. She joined Holland America Group in a newly created leadership role to form an in-house design team that oversees the interior refurbishments and maintenance of Holland America Line and Seabourn’s fleet. My is also the head designer of staterooms on Holland America Line newbuild vessels.

NICK FARRELL

NICK FARRELL
Owner | Trimline

Nick took ownership of Trimline in early 2021, along with the existing COO Ross Welham. He has a strong track history of the building and developing companies in the marine technology industry, and is now looking to bring his skills to bear on the marine interior refit space.

Having provided technology and global event support for trans-ocean yacht races, desert car rallies and Arctic husky adventures, he is no stranger to the logistical issues of getting people and materials to far-flung places with tricky time constraints.

Since September 2020, he has been working with Trimline to further develop their services, with technology, integrity & superb customer service at the heart. With Nick's varied background in software engineering, product design, project management & finance he is looking forward to meeting everyone at CSIE this year, and discussing how Trimline (and the industry as a whole) can grow and develop over the next few years.

PETRA RYBERG

PETRA RYBERG
Head of Design | P&O Australia

Petra began her career by studying interior design in Sweden from 2010-2012. During her studies, Petra was awarded her first internship at Wilson Associates, Dallas, before being transferred to New York, where she assisted on hospitality projects for large hotels and restaurants. Immediately after finishing her degree in interior design, Petra landed a job with Hirsch Bedner Associates in London, where she spent most of her time working on a project for Ritz Carlton in Tunisia. After her time in London, Petra returned to Sweden, where she joined Tillberg Design of Sweden and started designing cruise ships for a variety of brands. From 2016, Petra has worked as Head of Design at P&O Australia, taking care of all designs for the P&O fleet in Australia.

STEFAN BEZ

STEFAN BEZ
CEO | Bez Marine Interiors

TREVOR YOUNG

TREVOR YOUNG
Vice President New Building | MSC Cruises

As vice president of New Building, Trevor Young is currently coordinating the 13 new building projects that are currently part of MSC Cruises’ fleet expansion plan. He also coordinates all refurbishment projects in the Company’s existing fleet. Trevor’s career started with him earning a diploma of business and hospitality management, along with a certificate in hotel and catering Management which lead him to the cruise industry in 1996.