Former SeaWorld CFO joins Carnival Cruise Line

James Heaney
James Heaney

Carnival Cruise Line has named James Heaney, a longtime veteran of Disney Cruise Line, to be its new chief financial officer and senior vice president.

Doral-based Carnival announced the appointment on Wednesday.

Heaney joins the 24-ship cruise line from SeaWorld Entertainment, where he had been CFO since 2012. Before joining SeaWorld, he worked at Disney Cruise Line for 17 years in several positions, including CFO and senior vice president of finance and travel operations.

He starts the new job on June 22.

Heaney replaces Anne Bramman, who joined labeling and packaging materials company Avery Dennison Corporation as CFO in March.