Captain

Francesco Di Palma

Di Palma Francesco started his career with the MSC in 1994 as Cargo Ship Deck Cadet, showing immediately good qualities during watch keeping.
On 1998 he was embarked on passenger ships where he first covered the position of chief mate then, of Safety Officer; his performances was always excellent, until he cover the role of Staff Captain.
As reported by many Captain, Francesco is a good Ship’s maneuverer and is always able to guarantee a high performance on maintenance and crewmember management .
Francesco is always well presented, has good languages knowledge (also Spanish and Portuguese) and cooperate well with all MSC offices.
He is specialized on MSC Musica class.
He knows all Canvas, but he show excellent management skills with Brazilian crew.

22 years service with MSC Cruises, 2 years experience as Captain

(Updated 2016)