Ponant expands Asia-Pacific team
As PONANT welcomed the resumption of expedition cruising in Australia, it announced a newly created structure for its Asia-Pacific team.
Julie Rogers has been promoted to the newly created role of Sales Director Asia Pacific.
She will be responsible for managing the Australian and New Zealand sales team, whilst maintaining her portfolio of India, Singapore, Thailand, Malaysia, and other emerging markets.
Annabelle Brown is Business Development Manager VIC, TAS & SA, and Janelle Ramsey was appointed as Business Development Manager QLD, NT & WA.
Experienced senior team member Julie Golding, as Business Development Manager NSW & ACT, will continue supporting trade partners and take a leadership role in guiding and mentoring Janelle and Annabelle.
Julie is transferring her New Zealand portfolio to Bianca Bratton who has been promoted to Business Development Manager New Zealand.
“PONANT will take trade partners on a journey into 2025 providing new itineraries, experiences, and further enrichment,” said Deb Corbett, General Manager Sales & Marketing for Asia Pacific.
PONANT is also expanding sales support to teams in China and Japan, aligning with the border reopening over the coming months.