- Sacha Rougier
Cruise Gate Hamburg
Since February 2015 Sacha Rougier is Managing Director of Cruise Gate Hamburg GmbH (CGH), a subsidiary of the Hamburg Port Authority. As operator of the three cruise terminals (Altona, HafenCity and Steinwerder) CGH oversees terminal operation, berthing allocation, cruise development and terminal planning.
Previous to her employment at CGH, Sacha Rougier worked for the Port of Marseille, where she held various positions in marketing and cruise development. S. Rougier holds a Master Degree in Change Management and a Bachelor degree in European Studies (economics, German and Spanish).
Sacha Rougier is playing an active role in Hamburg´s cruise development as member of the Board of trustees of the Cruise Cluster “Hamburg Cruise Net” and of the Board of Directors of Hamburg Cruise Center. She furthermore is co-lecturer on Port Economics & Business at the University for Maritime & Air Transport Antwerp (C-MAT).
In 2017, Sacha Rougier took over the Chair of the IAPH Cruise Committee. Her intention is to establish a capital benchmark between ports regarding the sustainable development goals (SDG) of the World Port Sustainable Program ( WPSP). Since April 2018 , Sacha Rougier, is also council member for Cruise Europe. Herewith Hamburg will take on an active role in promoting the Northern European / Atlantic Region.
Sacha often is invited as a speaker at different conferences in the cruise industry and shipping world and Co lectures.
In 2017 She also was appointed in the Suvervisory Board of the new Hamburg Landmark Elbphilharmonie.