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Giuseppe Saieva

Head of Cadet Education

Biography

Giuseppe spent most of his childhood living in Nigeria and he has since travelled extensively around the world. He joined P&O Cruises in Southampton and was responsible for all the pre and post cruise tours, plus the ship turnaround operations. He then worked for Menzies Aviation who are a large global ground handler.

Giuseppe was regional general manager for Africa with the commercial and operational responsibilities for six airports in West Africa. He was then seconded to work on a management project team to manage a start-up operation at Gatwick airport for Easyjet.

In 2007, he was appointed as an operations project manager at DP World Southampton, working on a range of projects to improve terminal efficiency. After being made redundant as a consequence of the economic downturn he joined Solent University as a part-time lecturer in the business school before finally joining the maritime team.

Further information

  • Change management consultant, DP World Southampton, May – Sept 2009.
  • General projects manager, DP World Southampton, Aug 2007 – May 2009.
  • Project start-up manager – Gatwick Airport, Menzies Aviation Plc, Feb – July 2007.
  • Regional general manager – Africa, Menzies Aviation Plc, April 2006 - Feb 2007
  • Operations executive, P&O Cruises, Sept 1999-April 2006.
  • UK operations manager, Sunbeam Tours, 1998-1999.
  • Product manager, American Connections, 1996-1998.
  • Reservation consultant, Getaway Vacations, 1994-1995.