Navin Sawhney

CEO, Americas

Navin Sawhney, CEO, Americas, for PONANT Yacht Cruises and Expeditions, has a strong track record in building growth both organically and through acquisitions by differentiating brands and increasing market share across multiple channels. Prior to joining PONANT, his experience covers iconic and innovative luxury hospitality brands such as Cunard, Royal Viking, Sea Goddess, Holland America, and Tauck.

At PONANT, Navin is leveraging the brand's leadership position in expedition cruising in the polar regions. He is expanding PONANT's competitive advantage by launching elevated, immersive encounters, featuring cruises of discovery and learning through enriched cultural and educational programs, uniquely combining the guest experience onboard and ashore, while forging strategic alliances with channel partners.