Chief Executive Officer,
Daniel Skjeldam (41) is CEO of the Norwegian world leading expedition cruise line Hurtigruten, where he started in October 2012. Hurtigruten is one of Norway's largest travel industry companies. The company operates 14 cruise vessels along the Norwegian coast, as well as in the waters of Greenland, Spitsbergen, Iceland, Antarctica, the Amazon Rainforest and Arctic Canada, in addition to hotels and other travel related business. Skjeldam holds a Master of Science in Economics and Business Administration (Siviløkonom) from NHH - Norwegian School of Economics. Previously Skjeldam served as Chief Commercial Officer of Norwegian, Europe's third largest low-cost airline, where he was part of the start-up team in 2002. Before joining Norwegian, Skjeldam worked as a business consultant and also as an officer in the Norwegian Army. Skjeldam has board experience from several companies in sectors like finance, tourism and transportation.