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 Captain in 2005, continuing at this rank until 2009 when he was promoted to Captain. Now in his sixth season as an MSC Captain, Francesco has commanded ships in our Fantasia, Lirica and Musica classes.
17 years service with MSC Cruises, 7 years experience as Captain
On board MSC Magnifica*
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