Michael Goh promoted to Dream Cruises president

Michael Goh

Long-time Genting Hong Kong executive Michael Goh has been promoted to president of Dream Cruises, and head of international sales for Genting Cruise Lines. 

Goh succeeds Dream Cruises president Thatcher Brown, and will continue to be based in Singapore, reporting to Kent Zhu, president of Genting Cruise Lines. 

Goh joined the company 20 years ago, and was most recently the vice-president of international sales for Dream Cruises, Star Cruises and Asian sales and marketing for Crystal Cruises. 

“Michael’s long experience developing the Asian cruise industry with Genting Hong Kong and as a key member in the start-up of Dream Cruises will further strengthen the brand with his appointment as president of Dream Cruises,” said KT Lim, chairman and CEO of Genting Hong Kong.

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