RYAN HAWKINS

CHIEF OFFICER RYAN HAWKINS

CHIEF OFFICER | SOUTH AFRICA

PREVIOUS YACHTS: M/Y Cleopatra, M/Y Blue ice
WORK EXPERIENCE: After working in the family granite and marble business, Ryan started traveling and fast tracked into the yachting industry. Ryan was previously the Bosun on board VDM before taking time off to complete his Chief Officer Certification.
CRUISING GROUNDS: Mediterranean, Caribbean, Bahamas and Indonesia.
JOB DESCRIPTION: Ryan oversees all Bridge Admin and safety of the vessel as well as managing the deck department. A keen water sports enthusiast he loves taking the guests out on the tender for day trips and exploring new areas.
LICENSES/CERTIFICATES: Yacht master ocean 200gt and Chief mate 3000gt. Business Commerce Degree majoring in Entrepreneurship and Logistics.
HOBBIES: Ryan enjoy extreme sports such as paragliding and surfing. Golf, snowboarding, touch rugby and indoor football. He also enjoy a competitive chess game.