Operating in South East Asia / Indian Ocean
Francois, with nickname Fanch, has over 20 years experience as a captain on both Sailing yachts and Motor Yachts. He has logged hundreds of thousands miles sailing the Atlantic Ocean, the Mediterranean sea, the Eastern Caribbean sea and the Andaman sea. Franch holds a Master 500 and is a certified sailing instructor. Franch has a deep knowledge of navigation and meteorology and is always happy to share this with his guests.
Franch enjoys his spare time in sailing regattas, skiing and horse riding.
Languages: English, French, Basic Spanish.
After a long international career as a senior executive in the Telecom Business, Phil has decided to dedicate himself to his passion: the Oceans. Within the past ten years, Phil has acquired a significant experience in crossing the Pacific as well as a deep knowledge of the South East Asian waters. Phil holds an engineering degree in computer science, a Master degree in Management as well as a captain license. Phil enjoys his spare time with his family and Diving.
Languages: English, French, Spanish, Thai
Lek has over 15 years experience in the marine industry. he has worked on both Sailing and Motor yachts for all aspects of yacht maintenance as well as complete refit. Prior to joining the M/Y Lady Arraya, his last position was technical manager for a fleet of charter yachts. Lek holds an engineering degree in Mechanics and Hydraulics as well as a 500 Tons Captain License. During his spare time Lek enjoys spending time with his family as well as Fishing.
Languages: English, Thai
We are working with few selected freelance chefs, the selection is based on food requirements from the guests.
We can provide Thai chef for Thai and Chinese cuisine, French chef or Italian chef .
Once we have the guests preferences, we will then send the Chef profile accordingly.
Prior to Joining the M/Y Lady Arraya, Britta has been in the yachting business for the last 15 years. She is very service minded and dedicated to give the guests a memorable experience. Having spent the last 15 years in South East Asia, she has acquired the Asian sense of hospitality combining excellence in service with discretion and smile.
Britta enjoys her spare time reading and fitness.
Languages: English, German, Thai and Basic French
After gaining experience in the hospitality industry, Son has decided to join the Superyacht world. She is very dedicated to her job focusing on every details and will offer our guests a first class service with the legendary ‘Thai Smile’
Languages: English, Thai
Sak has a deep knowledge of the Thai waters, a strong experience in boat handling and all water toys associated. He holds a captain 250 license. Very service minded and always willing to go the extra mile to make the guests enjoying their cruise.
Languages: English, Thai.