Sean Kenny

Senior Vice President, Chief Information Officer

Sean Kenny
Sean Kenny
Carnival Cruise Line

Sean Kenny. a highly seasoned leadership professional with extensive experience in technology and business operations, currently serves as senior vice president and chief information officer for Carnival Cruise Line, the world’s largest cruise operator.

Kenny joined Carnival Cruise Line in January of 2017 and leads the development and execution of the company’s increasingly important technology strategy and collaborates with Carnival’s sister brands to develop a long-term technology program and governance structure on the corporate level.

Prior to joining Carnival, Kenny was a global client services executive for two Fortune 200 accounts at Ernst & Young Consulting. Before that he served at the IT services company EDS, based in Dallas, Texas, where he focused on global IT transformation and worked with clients including American Airlines, Delta and Marriott. Previously, Kenny was a managing partner at Ernst & Young, handling major clients including the Port of Seattle, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Ohio, McDonald’s Corporation and McDonnell Douglas.

Kenny is author of “The Contemporary Director” and was a contributor to “The Managed Health Care Handbook, Fourth Edition.” He is a sought-after lecturer on an array of business topics, speaking to a variety of audiences including the Institute of Management Consultants in Palm Beach, Fla., and Washington University.

Kenny holds a degree in Bachelor Studies from the University of Regina/Saskatchewan. A native of Canada, Kenny now resides in Miami, Fla.