Hansjoerg Kunze Appointed VP, Communication and Sustainability for Costa Cruises

Costa Crociere has appointed Hansjoerg Kunze VP, communication and sustainability, for Costa Cruises, Aida and Iberocruceros brands, effective October 1, 2013. He replaces Mina Piccinini.

Kunze's appointment reflects a strategy of closer cooperation between the three brands of the Costa Group. He reports directly to Michael Thamm, CEO of Costa Crociere.

Kunze, a professional journalist, has nine years of experience in the cruise industry, having joined Germany's leading cruise company AIDA Cruises in 2004 as vice president, public relations and communication.

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