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Aurora Expeditions has introduced that Michael Heath will be a part of the corporate, taking over the position of CEO efficient June 1.
Heath, a extremely revered government with 25 years of broad and intensive worldwide expertise, has been CEO of Surf Hardware International since 2014 and beforehand held key management and prime administration positions for international lively out of doors manufacturers together with O’Neill, Hurley and Nike.
“It is a privilege to take on the role at such an important time in the businesses’ history and lead Aurora into the future,” commented Heath.
Having just lately returned from his first journey to Antarctica, Heath continued “I have experienced first-hand the Aurora Expeditions difference and was incredibly impressed – not just by the awe of Antarctica, but by Aurora’s outstanding expedition experience and highly talented expedition team. I’m looking forward to joining the Aurora family, building on Aurora Expeditions’ pioneering heritage, actively pursuing growth with purpose and capturing the expanding opportunities ahead.”
Voted ‘The World’s Leading Polar Operator’ on the 2020 World Travel Awards, Aurora Expeditions has been delivering life-changing expeditions to probably the most distant, distinctive, and biodiverse locations on the planet for over 30 years. Aurora Expeditions just lately celebrated a profitable return to operations in Antarctica this yr, and Heath joins at a time when the enterprise is well-positioned for continued progress, with a deep dedication
to sustainable journey and the upcoming debut of its second ship, the Sylvia Earle, resulting from launch in Antarctica in November 2022.
The firm’s new ship, the Sylvia Earle, is called after famend marine biologist, oceanographer and explorer Dr Sylvia Earle, with decks devoted to Dr Earle and 6 different main feminine conservationists: Dr Carden Wallace AM, Jo Ruxton, Sharon Kwok, Bernadette Demientieff, Hanli Prinsloo and Dr Asha de Vos.
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