Pamela Conover

Chief Executive Officer

FORT LAUDERDALE, FL – Pamela Conover is Chief Executive Officer for The World, Residences at Sea, the largest privately owned residential yacht on earth. She joined the company in 2015 and is responsible for leading the organization and managing the strategic direction of The World. This includes key assets and relevant functions such as operations, customer service, guest satisfaction, sales, marketing, and training to ensure best-in-class service delivery. Mrs. Conover also has oversight for the general care, maintenance, and upkeep of the Ship. She oversees the company’s senior leadership team, preparation of the annual operating and capital budgets and provides thought leadership about trends and relevant impacts to The World.

Mrs. Conover is a highly accomplished leader and executive with over 25 years of experience in the passenger shipping industry. Prior to joining The World she established Seabourn Cruise Line as the leading small ship luxury cruise line in the world and was responsible for the successful introduction and launch of Cunard’s Queen Mary 2. She has overseen the operations of six ultra-luxury ships operating on worldwide itineraries and led the merger of Cunard Line and Seabourn Cruise Line. She oversaw the global operation with 10,000 employees and offices in Florida, UK, Germany and Australia. Mrs. Conover has been president of three luxury cruise lines and was the first female president of a cruise line.

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 2020