Vice President Finance
Lazaro is an accomplished hands-on financial executive with corporate and field level experience supporting both start-ups and global organizations. His skillset extends to financial planning and analysis, budgeting and forecasting, accounting, capital budgeting, strategic partnerships and people leadership.
His vast experience includes leading both regional and international finance teams. As he progressed in his career he has led corporate integrations, helped grow revenue and has been effective in cost management initiatives. He worked and lived in the UK for almost 10 years and is a dual US/UK citizen. He has traveled to nearly 50 countries and is well adept at working in a multi-cultural environment and believes this is a strong attribute of CMI Leisure.
Before joining CMI Leisure, Lazaro served as Vice President of Finance for Norwegian Cruise Lines and Prestige Cruise Holdings. He was directly involved in preparing the Form S-1 for Prestige’s planned IPO before it was acquired by Norwegian. Lazaro also has significant experience in financial services working for both American Express and Citigroup. Earlier in his career he also worked at Royal Caribbean Cruise Line.