He began his seafaring career with MSC in 1993, rising through the ranks to become Second Officer in 1999. After a period with other cruise companies, he returned to MSC as a Staff Master in 2005, continuing at this rank until 2009 when he was promoted to Master. Now in his sixth season as an MSC Master, Francesco has commanded ships in our Fantasia, Lirica and Musica classes.
17 years service with MSC Cruises, 7 years experience as Master
On board MSC Magnifica*
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