VIKAND announced today that it has been appointed by Saga Cruises as medical consultants to their fleet, effective from April 1st.

“We are looking forward to having the VIKAND team working alongside and in support of our medical staff”, said Peter Wright, Head of Commercial at Saga.

“I have been following Saga’s expansion in the cruise field since they entered the market in the 90’s. I believe we will create synergies as both Saga and VIKAND are continuing to expand strongly in the maritime space," said Peter Hult, CEO at VIKAND.

VIKAND will provide medical consulting and management services, equipment calibration and servicing and management.

“The team has extensive onboard and corporate cruise ship experience in medical and operation management and we are delighted to now be associated with the Saga Group," said Crystol Lasley, Vice President of Medical Operations.