CAPTAIN: CRAIG ROBBERTS
FIRST OFFICER: MATHEW LITTLEJOHN (Matt) - 31
Matt is from New Zealand and started his career buildinginteriors of super yachts, spending many years working on Trinity builds whilstbased in Mississippi. From a young agehe has also spent a number of years doing competitive sailing in variousclasses of yachts. He is our Safety andSecurity Officer on board as well as our First Response Advanced FireFighter. Matt enjoys travelling and hishobbies are everything ocean related. Heis also our photographer onboard providing great aerial shots!
CHIEF ENGINEER: MICHEL SHERWOOD (Red) - 61
Red was born in Columbus, Indiana and has over 35 years in theindustry. He started his career in openocean racing sailboats on an international scale. His mechanical engineering background led himto the marine industry.
He has his Masters licence deck as well as his Chief Engineersticket but feels more comfortable and challenged with ‘keeping the ship inBristol fashion’. Red is a keen skier,enjoys big game fishing, diving and spear fishing as well as playing golf andAviation.
BOSUN: GORDON POLSON- 25
Gordon grew up along the coast of South Africa, developing apassion for the sea. He graduated with aBachelors of Commerce in Recreation and Sports Management whereafter hecompleted his Dive Masters and Yachting qualifications. He loves the challenge that yachting demandsand is drawn to all aspects of the ocean, whether it be scuba diving, watersports, free diving or fishing. Gordonis our experienced Dive Master on board.
DECKHAND: SHAUN HUCKLESBY - 23
Shaun was born and raised on the coast of Durban, South Africaand sailed along the coast of South Africa and Mozambique since a youngage. He was a lifeguard on Durban’sbeaches from 2009 till 2011 and is an enthusiastic surfer. Shaun spent 2 years on an exploratory flyfishing vessel in 2013 till 2015 and caught and tagged many Tarpon along theWest African Coast. He loves to dive,fish and enjoys trail running when possible.
CHEF: SANDEEP JAYATHILAKA (Sanjay)- 47
Sanjay was born in Sri-Lanka although spent many years in Canadawhere he raised his family. He completedhis Professional French Culinary in Art Training in 1996 and has over 20 yearsexperience in private, charter and corporate motor yachts as a professionalHead Chef. Sanjay used to own and manage his own restaurant inVancouver, Canada. He loves to traveland his work on board yachts as a Chef has taken him to most countries aroundthe world. He loves to watch cricket andis an avid supporter of his local Sri-Lankan team!
CHIEF STEWARDESS: HEIDI SMITH - 44
Heidi was born in Cape Town with anadventurous spirit. She left South Africa in 1996 and moved to London where she worked as anExecutive Assistant in Blue Chip companies for over 6 years using herorganisational and managerial skills. Whilst there she became a BritishCitizen. After managing a yacht deliverycompany for 1 year she entered the yachting industry in 2003 and has sincecrossed the Atlantic, sailed over 28 000nm, visited many countries and servedaboard both private and charter yachts. Heidi enjoys the outdoors, keeping fit,travelling and cooking. Her enthusiastic, friendly personality will ensureguests feel welcome and cared for at all times.
2ND STEWARDESS: TARRYN WHITE - 26
Tarryn was born in South Africa, grewup around water and has a passion for all water sports. She is a great all-rounder and lovesinteracting with people. Tarryn waspreviously an Au Pair/Nanny and also spent time working in a Restaurant,waitressing and running the bar before joining the yachting industry because ofher passion to travel and love for seeing new countries and learning about newcultures. She started out on deck butsoon progressed into the interior and enjoys working in all areas of theyacht. In her spare time she loves theoutdoors and keeping fit and active.
3RD STEWARDESS: RACHE GREEFF (Che) - 22
Che’ was born in South Africa andafter graduating from High School became a live-in childcare provider inOhio. She started her yachting career in2015 in the Mediterranean where she developed her love for travelling andexploring. Che’ has a passion forworking with people and enjoys the challenges that this industry has tooffer. She loves to cook and bake andoften spoils the crew with her treats. Scuba diving and anything that gives heran adrenaline rush are high on her priority list.