Ponant Buys Paul Gauguin Cruises

   August 8, 2019 ,   Cruise Industry

French passenger shipping company PONANT announced plans to acquire French Polynesia & South Pacific specialist Paul Gauguin Cruises.

After the acquisition, announced on Thursday, August 8, the two cruise lines are due to keep their management, with "Diane Moore acting as CEO of Paul Gauguin Cruises with a team based in Bellevue, WA, and Navin Sawhney acting as CEO Americas of PONANT, based in New York."

Paul Gauguin cruise ship

Currently, PONANT, which was launched back in 1988, has 9 ships. The cruise company has been more active in the Canadian market during the past couple of years, promoting luxury explorer ships with a number of new ones in the works.

Paul Gauguin Shipping Ltd operates the 332-passenger ship MS Paul Gauguin.

Your personal data will be processed and information from your device (cookies, unique identifiers, and other device data) may be stored by, accessed by and shared with third party vendors, or used specifically by this site or app. Some vendors may process your personal data on the basis of legitimate interest, which you can object to by managing your options below. Look for a link at the bottom of this page or in our privacy policy where you can withdraw consent.