Carnival’s Dickinson to Retire!

Carnival’s Dickinson Advises Carnival Corporation & plc of Retirement Plans

Gerry Cahill to Take Top Post at Carnival Cruise Lines; David Bernstein to Become Senior Vice President and CFO of Carnival Corporation & plc

Bob Dickinson, president and CEO of Carnival Cruise Lines, has informed Carnival Corporation & plc (NYSE/LSE: CCL; NYSE: CUK) that he will retire at the end of the year. He will remain on the company’s board of directors.

Gerry Cahill, executive vice president and CFO of Carnival Corporation & plc, will assume Dickinson’s responsibilities as president and CEO effective immediately so that there is an ample transition period. David Bernstein, Carnival Corporation & plc’s vice president and treasurer, will become the company’s CFO, also effective immediately.