Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings said David Herrera will return to Miami from Shanghai, where he has served as president of the company's China operations.

Herrera will become senior vice president of strategy and corporate development and report to Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings CEO Frank Del Rio.

At the same time, Steve Odell, senior vice president and managing director of Asia Pacific, has expanded his role to include the company's China operations along with the greater Asia Pacific region. Alex (Yucheng) Xiang has been promoted to managing director of the company’s China operations, reporting to Odell. 

Herrera established the NCLH offices in Shanghai and Beijing in 2015 and launched the company's first year-round ship in China, the Norwegian Joy, in 2017.

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