Norwegian Cruise Line Announces New President & COO

Andy Stuart is named Norwegian's new president and COO.
Andy Stuart is named Norwegian’s new president and COO.

Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings Ltd. announced Andy Stuart as the new president and chief operating officer of Norwegian Cruise Line, following the resignation of Drew Madsen.

Stuart most recently worked as the executive vice president of sales, and has held various leadership positions with the company since his hiring in 1988. Stuart has worked on building the Norwegian brand, most recently in the marketing and implementation of the line’s signature Freestyle Cruising. He has also strengthened the line’s relationship with its partners with the introduction of Partners First. During his 27 years with Norwegian, Stuart has worked in areas including global sales, passenger services, revenue management, marketing and public relations. He also worked as chief product officer, responsible for the delivery of the Freestyle Cruising product across the Norwegian fleet. For more information, visit