Silversea Cruises is proud to announce the addition of a new expedition expert to reinforce its team, leader in the industry. With extensive knowledge and experience accumulated over many years in the expedition industry, Bill Davis joined Silversea in the role of Vice President of Operations and Development of Expeditions on June 1, 2019.
Based in Miami, Bill will oversee the expansion operations of Silversea’s shipping destinations, assist with the development of new and exciting programs and manage the company’s field expedition staff. He will also oversee the Silversea Expedition Academy, which recruits and trains the best talent in the industry so guests can travel more deeply into polo-to-polo destinations.
In addition to field work experience, in which he has led and participated in more than 200 expeditions in more than 40 vessels since 1993, Bill has obtained an MPhil in Polar Studies from the Scott Polar Research Institute at the University of Cambridge. In addition to both polar regions, Bill has traveled to the most remote places in the world in the South Pacific, South Atlantic, North Atlantic, Russian Far East, Newfoundland and Labrador, Alaska, and around the coasts of the United Kingdom and Norway, among others .
“I am delighted to have joined the Silversea team in this exciting moment,” said Bill. “With experience in destinations that is unparalleled in the industry, the company’s Expedition Team allows guests to explore in depth the authentic beauty of the world, sharing local knowledge and experience accumulated over many years. I am excited to further enhance Silversea’s offer for guests, with more immersive experiences in spectacular destinations. “