Senior Vice President of Marine Operations, Silversea

Born in Genoa, Italy, Roberto Bruzzone is the Senior Vice President of Marine Operations for Silversea Cruises.

Bruzzone has extensive experience in the shipbuilding industry, having held various positions at major international cruise lines in a successful career that has spanned almost 20 years.

Following a five-year stint as Vice President of Technical Operations at a major cruise corporation—part of a 14-year period at the same company—Bruzzone took the position of Chief Operating Officer to oversee the company acting as the Newbuilding Division of another major cruise line holding, managing large teams of professionals in a position of great responsibility.

A Chartered Naval Architect and Marine Engineer with a Master’s Degree in the field, as well as an Executive Master’s in Business Administration at the London Business School, Roberto has studied in America, Italy and London. He is a Member of both the Lloyds Register Technical Committee and the RINA Technical Committee.

Bruzzone speaks Italian and English fluently