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Giuseppe Saieva

Deputy Director Warsash Maritime School

Warsash Maritime School

Giuseppe Saieva


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.