Erin Williams – Chief Financial Officer

Chief Financial Officer

FORT LAUDERDALE, FL – Erin Williams is Chief Financial Officer (CFO) for The World, the largest privately owned residential yacht on earth. As CFO, Ms. Williams is responsible for all finance, accounting, and purchasing / supply chain logistics for the company both on and off the Ship. She is a member of the Senior Leadership Team and reports directly to Chief Executive Officer Tom Wolber.

Ms. Williams is a finance executive who brings more than 25 years of extensive financial experience to The World. Most recently she was CFO of Virgin Voyages. Prior positions include Vice President and Treasurer of NCL Corporation Ltd., Vice President and Treasurer of Argosy Gaming Company, and Director, Investor Relations for Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. She returns to The World after having served as its CFO previously from 2015 to 2021.



About The World

Launched in 2002, The World® is the largest privately owned, residential yacht on earth with 165 luxury Residences. A diverse group of Residents from 20 countries own the homes onboard and share interests in world cultures, history, and adventure, and exploring fascinating destinations. They circumnavigate the globe every two to three years following an extraordinary itinerary that they select. In-depth expeditions and one-of-a-kind experiences are complemented by world-class amenities and impeccable service. To learn more about this unique lifestyle call 954-538-8449 or visit

Media Contacts: For additional information or to request images of The World, please contact:

Jayne Alexander, +44 (0)20 3709 7809,
Joanna Merredew, +44 (0)20 3709 7809,

November 2023

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