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Viking Cruises is a provider of river and ocean cruises. The company offers destination-focused itineraries. Each journey includes a shore excursion in every port and the Viking Culture Curriculum program that provides immersion in the destination through performances of music and art, cooking demonstrations, informative port talks, and guest lecturers.

TypePrivate
Founded1997
HQLos Angeles, US
Websitevikingcruises.com

Latest Updates

Employees (est.) (Nov 2020)3,296(+2%)
Revenue (Y, 2018)$1.6 B(+60%)
Cybersecurity ratingBMore

Key People/Management at Viking Cruises

Torstein Hagen

Torstein Hagen

Chairman
Erantzeri Corona

Erantzeri Corona

VP Digital Marketing & eCommerce
Harald Seebacher

Harald Seebacher

VP Onboard Operation
Peter Levine

Peter Levine

VP Database Marketing and Yield Management
Milton Hugh

Milton Hugh

SVP of Sales
Nitsa Lewis

Nitsa Lewis

Vice President, Ocean Marketing
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Viking Cruises Office Locations

Viking Cruises has offices in Los Angeles, Basel and London
Los Angeles, US (HQ)
5700 Canoga Ave, Woodland Hills
Basel, CH
Schäferweg 20
London, GB
83 Wimbledon Park Side
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Viking Cruises Financials and Metrics

Summary Metrics

Founding Date

1997

Viking Cruises total Funding

$500 m

Viking Cruises latest funding size

$500 m

Time since last funding

4 years ago

Viking Cruises investors

Viking Cruises's latest funding round in September 2016 was reported to be $500 m. In total, Viking Cruises has raised $500 m. Viking Cruises's latest valuation is reported to be $3.4 b.
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Viking Cruises Revenue

Viking Cruises's revenue was reported to be $1.60 b in Y, 2018 which is a 60% increase from the previous period.
USD

Revenue (Y, 2018)

1.6b

Revenue growth (Y, 2017 - Y, 2018), %

60%

Market valuation

3.4b
USDY, 2016EY, 2017EY, 2018

Revenue

2.0b1.0b1.6b

Revenue growth, %

(50%)60%
USDY, 2016

Revenue/Employee

1.7m
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Viking Cruises Operating Metrics

Mar, 2016Y, 2016Dec, 2017May, 2018Dec, 2019Apr, 2020May, 2020

Vessel Fleet

78 79

River Vessel Fleet

59 62 63

Ocean Cruise Ships Fleet

4 6 7 7

Passengers

350 k
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Viking Cruises Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
Amarco For Nile Tourism Company
Chongqing GuanDa Cruises Ltd
DouroAzul Sociedade Maritimo-Turistica, S.A.
OOO “Passenger Fleet” LLC
Pandaw Cruises Ltd
Sherry Nile Cruises Company
Viking Cruises S.A.,
Viking Ocean Cruises II Ltd.
Viking Ocean Cruises Ltd
Viking River Cruises AG
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Viking Cruises Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

B

86/100

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Viking Cruises Online and Social Media Presence

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Viking Cruises Company Culture

  • Compensation

    A+

    100/100

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Viking Cruises News and Updates

Viking Cruises suspended operations worldwide due to the coronavirus, as infections ravage the cruise industry

Viking Cruises cancelled all operations until May on Wednesday due to the coronavirus. Only one Viking passenger, a British woman on a river cruise in Cambodia, has contracted the virus. Her 63 fellow passengers are in quarantine for the next 14 days. Rival operator Princess Cruises has suffered b…

Viking Cruises is trying to set a record for the world's longest cruise with a 245-day journey that costs over $90,000 per person. Here's what the ship it's using looks like.

Viking Cruises is attempting to set the record for the world's longest continuous passenger cruise with its Viking Sun ship. Its "ultimate world cruise," which set sail on August 31 from London, will spend a total of 245 days visiting 51 countries across six continents. Destinations include Brazi…

Viking Cruises finds British ‘age of contentment’

A survey by Viking Cruises has revealed that life is a breeze once you reach the age of 44. The post Viking Cruises finds British ‘age of contentment’ appeared first on Travel Daily Media.

Viking Cruises Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Viking Cruises founded?

    Viking Cruises was founded in 1997.

  • Who are Viking Cruises key executives?

    Viking Cruises's key executives are Torstein Hagen, Erantzeri Corona and Harald Seebacher.

  • How many employees does Viking Cruises have?

    Viking Cruises has 3,296 employees.

  • What is Viking Cruises revenue?

    Latest Viking Cruises annual revenue is $1.6 b.

  • What is Viking Cruises revenue per employee?

    Latest Viking Cruises revenue per employee is $485.4 k.

  • Who are Viking Cruises competitors?

    Competitors of Viking Cruises include Scenic, MSC Cruises and The River Cruise Line.

  • Where is Viking Cruises headquarters?

    Viking Cruises headquarters is located at 5700 Canoga Ave, Woodland Hills, Los Angeles.

  • Where are Viking Cruises offices?

    Viking Cruises has offices in Los Angeles, Basel and London.

  • How many offices does Viking Cruises have?

    Viking Cruises has 3 offices.