Year 2018

Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. acquires a 66.7% equity stake in privately-owned Silversea Cruises. Silversea, with its intimate, all-suite ships, offers sailings to more than 1,000 global destinations. The Monaco-based cruise line not only adds an ultra-luxury brand to RCL’s lineup, but also diversifies its portfolio and expedition offerings. Together, Royal Caribbean CEO Richard Fain and Manfredi Lefebvre Chairman of Silversea plan on bringing together bold, long-term visions for the cruise industry’s future.

Silversea Cruises' Executive Chairman, Manfredi Lefebvre, and Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd.'s Chairman and CEO, Richard D. Fain, ink RCL's investment in Silversea Cruises.