Captain: Patrice Cullieret
Languages: French, English
Patrice was born in Ajaccio, Corsica. Patrice holds his Captain yacht 500 license and has 20 years of professional experience in the yachting industry with extensive navigation experience in Corsica, North Sardinia , French Riviera and Western Mediterranean. Before Leonardo, Patrice has been captain on Blue Ice (Palmer Johnson 46m), Byron Bay (Ferretti 731) and Caredo III (Sunseeker Manhattan 60). With all of Patrice's skills and outstanding experience he will go beyond guests expectations to ensure their stay is luxurious and thoroughly enjoyable. Patrice enjoys water sports, he has his scuba diving license and is a jet ski monitor. He is also an experienced air craft pilot. In his free time, Patrice enjoys diving, racing, and travelling.
Chef: Anabel Godin
Language: French, English, Spanish, Italian
Graduated with honors from the Dubrull French Culinary Arts in Vancouver, Canada, concluded with professional internship at Le Chateau de la Chèvre d'or, Èze, France and Thai Cuisine Training in Chang Mai, Thailand, and having then working as private chef and in restaurants in Europe, Canada, Mexico and Asia, and on yacht Destiny as chef and stewardess, Anabel brings a cosmopolitan experience that reflects in her creative cuisine. Fully qualified Divemaster and Dive Instructor (PADI ), with dual nationality Canadian-Mexican, Anabel is native French and Spanish speaker and is also fluent in English and Italian.
First officer / Engineer: David Marchand
Languages: French, English, Basic Spanish
David has a true passion for the sea. Native from Normandy, after studies of mechanics David has spent 10 years as engineer on various merchant ships before joining the yachting industry and joined Leonardo for the 2014 season. Equally at home in the engine room or on the deck, David loves to share his passion and will bring you his experience and his kindness.
Stewardess: Natalia Lovi
Language: French, English, Italian, Conversational Spanish
Native from Romania, where she has studied foreign languages and graduated from University with a Master Diploma of Tourism Business Management and Certificate of Travel Agent and Guide, Natalia has started to work on yacht in Summer 2011 after a winter season as Administration Purser on a 5* cruise ship in the Bahamas. After 2 seasons as 2nd stewardess on Mi Amor (36m) and Axantha II(45m), Natalia has been during 2 years Chief Stewardess on Mady III(35m) and Evidence (31m) before joining Leonardo for the 2015 season. Approcheable, flexible, highly motivated and a great team player, Natalia also has a good sense of humour and a sharp eye for détails. She brings to Leonardo her experience in service, bartending, table decoration and flower arranging, looking forward to pamper guests during their stay on board Leonardo.