Carnival Corporation & Plc Appoints Chairman in China

Roger Chen will oversee the cruise company’s presence in China By: Michelle Juergen
Chen // © 2016 Carnival Corporation & plc
Chen // © 2016 Carnival Corporation & plc

Carnival Corporation & plc has appointed Roger Chen as chairman in China. Chen most recently served as China president for Volvo Group. A native of China, he will be based in Shanghai.

"Roger comes to us with more than 25 years of experience working for major global companies that have significant operations in China, as well as time spent working within the Chinese government, all of which will be invaluable to our growth strategy in China and Asia as a whole," said Alan Buckelew, chief operations officer for Carnival Corporation. "We look forward to his leadership and deep knowledge of government affairs as he oversees Carnival Corporation's strategic initiatives across all our brands in China."