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FRENCH NAVY (R)  RYA YACHT MASTER STCW95,  AEC

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WITH DECADES OF EXPERIENCE ON ALL OCEANS, AND HUNDREDS OF THOUSANDS OF MILES COVERED  ON NAVY SHIPS, FREIGHTERS,   RACING YACHTS,  CRUISING YACHTS, AND MOTOR YACHTS . WITH  A WORKING EXPERIENCE IN SHIP AND BOATYARDS AROUND THE WORLD, OUR NAME IS FAMILIAR WITH MOST YARD MANAGERS FROM AUSTRALIA, THE USA , THE MEDITERRANEAN AND JAPAN.  WE ARE ON FIRST TERM RELATIONSHIPS WITH MOST, AND THEREFORE CAN ASSURE SMOOTH RUNNING OF OPERATIONS  DURING REFIT OR CONSTRUCTION PROJECTS.

FLUENT IN FRENCH,  ENGLISH AND ITALIAN, WE CAN COORDINATE CONTRACTORS, SHIPMENTS AND MANAGEMENT  WITH THE GREATEST DIPLOMACY AND EFFICENCY. Edit Text


WITH YEARS AT SEA, WE CAN DESIGN SYSTEMS AND RECOMMEND HARDWARE, OUR EXPERIENCE IN TROPICAL AND ARCTIC WATERS HAS SERVED US REGULARLY ON PROJECTS WHERE COMPROMISE WAS NOT AN OPTION.
WE KNOW WHAT WORKS AND WE KNOW WHAT DOESN'T.

CURICULUM VITAE

October 14 to June 09 2014  Engineer on Baglietto 39M  MERIDIANA , refit at Baglietto in La Spezia italy

 

march 15 to October 12.  2013 Engineer on 42 meter Brooks  DEEP BLUE in Fort Lauderdale FL

 

march 20 2011 to Feb 1st 2013 , Captain/Engineer on Moonen 86 LA DOLCE VITA in France / refit in Villefranche Fr. and Imperia Italy

 

Feb 01 march 15  relief engineer on MY PESTIFER  In Marseiles Framce

 

Dec.10 january 10  Relief engineer on M/Y SAI RAM in Monaco.

 

Oct. and Nov. 10   Relief engineer on S/Y MONDANGO Taragona Spain

 

august 10 to oct. 10  delivery Crew on Heesen 40m JANGADA From  Cannes Fr. to Istanbul.

 

Nov.09 to July 10 Refit engineeer on S/Y BILLY BUDD La Ciotat FR.

 

Sept. and october 09   Relief  engineer on Heesen37 MILLENIUM in     Antalya Turkey

 

April to july 09    Refit engineer on 40m CRN PARVATI in La Ciotat FR.

 

november 08 march 09

 

temporary engineer on yacht "IF" in MALTA

 

October 2008

 

temporary engineer on M/V CELEBRITY  in Turkey

 

September 2008

 

temporary engineer on Perini 40m CLAN VI

 

January 2008 to June 2008 

 

temporary refit engineer and project manager on M/Y SANOO, in Genova Italy

 

November 2007 to Dec.2007

 

temporary engineer and project manager on m/y BLUEBIRD, during express refit

in Beaulieu france

 

 

February 2007 to october 2007 

 

Engineer on 135 feet ketch AXIA cruising Mediterranean

 

 

September to December 2006

 

Engineer and delivery crew on swan 112 from Newport to Caribbean

 

 

 

July and August 2006

 

freelance charter captain on swans 51 for Swan charter in Newport RI USA

 

 

April to July 2006

 

Engineer for refit of 200 feet motor yacht DOLCE FAR NIENTE

 

 

 

 

February to April 2006

 

 Engineer and electrician on  110 ketch CAVU

 

 

January 2006

 

delivery crew on 80 feet motor yacht Lady O

from Antigua to Palm beach FL.

 

 

October 2005 to December 2005

 

Delivery crew on 135 sloop ZINGARO

From Newport  RI USA to the Caribbean

 

 

 

 

 

April  2004 to October 2005

Skipper and engineer on 82 foot ketch LEONORE  cruised, from New Zealand to       Alaska, via Australia, Papua New Guinea,  Solomon Islands, Micronesia, Japan, Kamtchatka and the Russian Far East.

 

From September 2001 to March 2004

I was in partnership as Project and Developement Manager for the speculative construction and operation of  a 55 foot performance cruising catamaran. sailed across the Atlantic and operated the boat in the Caribbean as a charter venture, she was  sold successfully in May 2004

 

September 2000 to June 2001

Project management of small motor yacht refit in Wales, England.  Upon completion of project, went cruising to the Shetlands, Norway and the Baltic with friends on small sailing yacht.

From January 1999 to April 2000

 Captain on 90 foot sailing yacht FIREBIRD, transiting the Panama canal twice and cruising Costa Rica.  The boat was sold in May and now cruises the Pacific with owner/captain.

 

From September 1995 to January 1999

 Captain on private motorsailer the 65 foot "MAKE IT SO", operated the yacht from it's extensive reconstruction in Florida , to New England, the Caribbean, Central America ,Vancouver and the Pacific North West. the boat was cocooned in Vancouver after the owner became short of funds.  It is also during that period that we participated in the cultural expedition from the island of Dominica to the Orinoco delta as support vessel for the carib canoe project

 

1992 to September 1995,

captain on the 55 foot Ferretti motoryacht BLUE EYES, and during the winter months, helmsman and racing skipper on the famous S&S sloop RUNNING TIDE. 

 

 

1989 to 1992

 Seasonal captain on Italian Classic yacht SAUDADE,and active with the logistics company Flytrans, shipping race boats, and race cars, some via antonov 128 Cargo planes. I was mainly involved with the logistics of the "Il Moro Di Venezia" Italian chalenge for the Americas cup in San Diego.  Raced on maxis Kialoa4, Congere, ETC…

1986 to 1988 lived in Australia ,

Captain on famous Yacht STORMVOGEL and raced  and won Sydney to Hobart Race with Maxi yacht CONDOR

1985 to 1986,

 sailed on Maxi yacht CONDOR as professional crew winning Bermuda race. 1983 to 1985 sailed the Caribbean as charter skipper on Yacht BLUESANDS and KRITER.  Also crossed Atlantic from France to Brazil , on 46 foot cruising yacht AVENTURA.

Fall 1985,

 temporary Skipper/engineer on 55 foot motor yacht JOANIE  Cruised from Maine to NEWFOUNDLAND and Back

As a younger yachtsman I have participated in many ventures and adventures, details are available upon request, those are amongst others;                     

Cruised the Red Sea on 21 foot boat

Marine operator in Djibouti

Deckhand on Swan 65 PULSAR

Bareboat Company operator

Won the Nioulargue

etc

 

FOR CREW PLACEMENT AND TRAINING IN ANTIBES WE HAVE PATNERED WITH: http://www.bluewateryachting.com

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