James Purcell

Chief Officer James Purcell

Chief Officer | England

PREVIOUS YACHTS: M/Y Mayan Queen IV, M/Y Caipirinha, M/Y Mosaique
WORK EXPERIENCE: : James found his passion for the ocean at a young age sailing on his family’s yacht, until he began solo sailing at the age of 9 years old, when he was scouted into the British Sailing Team. He competed in various classes up to Olympic level. He achieved his Chief Officer Unlimited license at the young age of 23 and has extensive experience serving in this role.
CRUISING GROUNDS: Worldwide
JOB DESCRIPTION: James leads the deck team and assists the captain navigating. He is our jet ski instructor and proficient in all water sport activities.
LICENSES/CERTIFICATES: Chief Officer Unlimited Ticket.
HOBBIES: Skiing in the Swiss Alps and Sailing in Greece.