Rubén Rodriguez named President MSC Cruises USA
February 11, 2020

MSC Cruises USA, the North American arm of MSC Cruises, has appointed Rubén Rodríguez as President and he will join the organisation on 18 March.

Mr Rodriguez’s role will be to help the business achieve further growth and strengthen the Company’s strategy in the US region, both in terms of its commercial presence and brand awareness, and leverage long-term investments made in recent years.

Reporting to MSC Cruises’ CEO Gianni Onorato, Mr Rodriguez will also oversee the development of its future terminal in Miami, Florida which is due to open in October 2022 and Ocean Cay MSC Marine Reserve in The Bahamas which opened at the end of 2019.

Mr Rodriguez will work side-by-side with Rick Sasso, Chairman MSC Cruises USA, Ken Muskat, COO, MSC Cruises USA and the rest of the local leadership team based in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. He replaces Roberto Fusaro, who left MSC Cruises USA at the end of January for personal reasons.

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