Michael Elias – Captain

Mike grew up in Durban, South Africa. Attending Scouts at a young age is where the sailing bug bit. Growing up racing small catamarans competing nationally and internationally this led to crewing on bigger vessels around the world. Mike has spent the last 10 years sailing the best cruising destinations in the world with guests giving them the unique sailing holiday experience. In Mike’s free time he enjoys mountain biking, kite surfing, and hiking.

Katherine Wright – Stewardess

Kayt grew up between Shanghai and the west coast of Scotland. Sailing was a mainstay of early childhood! She has been in the industry for ten years on boats as far-flung as Indonesia and Hong Kong. Before joining superyachts Kayt was a personal stylist. Cocktails are her creative outlet onboard and she is passionate about guest care and service - Kayt will make charters memorable.

In her free time Kayt enjoys yoga, hiking and running marathons.

Elizabeth Nixon – Chef

Libby grew up in the UK by the Solent and enjoyed a variety of activities on the water from a young age. She studied Zoology at university before her love for cooking and travel led her to a career on yachts. Throughout her ten year yachting career, Libby has travelled extensively in the Mediterranean, the Far East, the Caribbean, and South America. She holds a Diploma in Culinary Arts from White Pepper Chef Academy in the UK, and has worked as chef on a variety of vessels. Libby enjoys creating menus based on many kinds of cuisine, especially Mediterranean and Thai. Food, travel and wildlife will always be her key passions, along with yoga, diving and rock climbing.

Daniel Simons - Mate

Hailing from the British midlands, Daniel brings a passion for the sea to every charter. Daniel has a background in bricklaying and masonry but moved to Mallorca and discovered the maritime industry. Known for meticulous attention to detail and a commitment to excellence, Daniel ensures that every aspect of the vessel is maintained to the highest standard. Outside of the industry, Daniel enjoys exploring the great outdoors , kitesurfing, cycling and snowboarding.

Charles Faye - Engineer

Charles is from the small town known as East London in South Africa. Growing up on the coast Charles Enjoys all the activities that the ocean has to offer. In his spare time Charles enjoys surfing, fishing, freediving and fixing up classic cars. Charles started Yachting in 2016 and has done a fair share of off the grid cruising on expedition boats. Sailing is something that he loves and enjoys sharing this passion with others.