Mr. Neil Palomba


Corporate Operating Officer MSC Cruises Neil Palomba is COO of MSC Cruises. He works side-by-side with MSC's worldwide CEO, Pierfrancesco Vago, in shaping the company's strategy and future expansion while overseeing a variety of corporate functions. He was recently appointed Chairman of the ECC Ports and Infrastructure Sub-Committee. Prior to joining the corporate offices in Geneva, Switzerland, Palomba worked in the U.S. for the company's North American division based in Fort Lauderdale as the chief-operating-officer. There he was responsible for managing day-to-day operations working closely with the sales and marketing teams to grow the business in the U.S. and Canada. Palomba began his career at an early age with MSC working in a variety of positions both shipboard and landside in Italy.