Crew

Meet our crew: 11 passionate professionals that make your stay unforgettable and make you feel at home on board of Seven Sins.

Seven Sins complies with the British Maritime and Coastguard Agency regulations for charter vessels, (MCA code) a guarantee for the safety of her guests.

Discover the crew:

Rodrigo Vasconcelos - Captain

Portugal

Captain Rodrigo has been cruising worldwide onboard sailing and motor yachts such as M/Y Hunter (Maiora 130ft), S/Y Marie (Vitesse 180ft), Explorer M/Y Qing (Cheoy Lee 149ft), M/Y Broadwater (Feadship 168ft), S/Y Twizzle (Royal Huisman 188ft), S/Y Pink Gin (Baltic 175ft). His calm personality and strong leadership is a guarantee of the ultimate safety for the guests, crew, environment and the vessel, while delivering unparalleled charter experience. Rodrigo is also a qualified Sailing & Windsurf Instructor, a Divemaster, a Maritime Tourism Guide and International Observer for North Atlantic Fisheries Organization (NAFO). 

Brandon Andrews - FIRST MATE

South Africa

Paul is from Cape Town South Africa he has a great passion for travelling also a big addiction to his motorcycle and loves off road adventures. Paul came into yachting 10 years ago working on various yachts from 30 to 60 meters in length cruising the Mediterranean and Caribbean.

Nikola Pekic - Chief Engineer - Rotation

Croatia

Tonci Started his engineering career on cargo ships and small tourist boats. I came into the yachting industry back in 2010 working on various yachts below 65meters. In his free time he enjoys family time onboard his little boat fishing, diving and travelling around

Shaun Phillips - Bosun

UK

Starting in the yachting industry at the young age of 18, Josh has 10 years of experience on yachts of various sizes, such as the 110m M/Y Dilbar, 70m M/Y Titan, and 62m M/Y Ocean Victory no name just a few.
Before starting his career in yachting, he worked for two and a half years with his family on a new hotel venture as part of the management team for bar & food services.
Joshua is a hardworking, reliable and multitasking team player who has a passion for watersports.

James Wiltshire - Deck/Engineer

Australia

Hailing from the Central Coast of New South Wales Australia, I grew up on the beaches and always had an affinity for the water, namely Scuba diving and a small amount of fishing and bodyboarding. I studied Ocean Engineering at the Australian Maritime College then stumbled across the yachting industry after doing some travelling and haven’t looked back since.

Rhys Evans - Deckhand

England

Rhys is from the UK and lives in Midlands. Rhys has been yachting for 4 seasons cruising in the Mediterranean and Caribbean. He grew up swimming Competitively for the United kingdom so loves to be in the water. Rhys has a passion for prestigious cars and before yachting worked for Jaguar as a sales executive before coming across to the yachting industry.

Lowie Vandeputte - Chef

Germany

Tobias Grew up in Stuttgart Germany he started his culinary career at the young age of 15. Tobias completed his three-year culinary training and moved to Frankfurt to start working at Sheraton and various renowned 5 star hotels.

In 2011 Tobias joined the yachting industry and has worked on several private and charter yachts his knowledge and variety of cooking styles will please any guests taste buds.

Anna Pawlowska - Chief stewardess

Poland

Gosia is a graduate in Hotel and Restaurant Management she always wanted to travel so started her career working for Disney cruises after spending a few years with Disney she came into the yachting industry working on various Motor yachts Amevi, Radiant and Ice Angel. Gosia is extremely attentive and discreet always goes out of her way to give the guests the best experience whilst onboard.

Anna Pawlowska - 2nd Stewardess

Poland

Anna was born in Poland and after attending high school and further education she moved to the U.K where she lived for six years. She has exceptional experience in hospitality,with over 12 years in the industry. Having worked in Hotels and later moving to managerial style roles in restaurants she finally decided warmer weather was a priority and ceased the opportunity to join the Yachting industry.After a short time she quickly fell in love with being a full time travelling stewardess. Anna has now been in the in the Super Yacht industry for five years, working her way up to head of housekeeping she has traveled around the world and gained experience from several different teams. In her free time,Anna can be fond exploring differnet genres of musioc travelling and reading

Micha Ottova - Stewardess

France

Maelis is from Brittany, North West of France. Growing up next to the Ocean and working in high end hospitality service made her to choose her career in yachting. She’s has been in the industry for 4 years and has worked on different style of boats, from big motor yachts to small sailing ones.
As she grew into the industry, she fell in love with all the opportunities that this job brings.

Sian McKellar Basset - Stewardess

South Africa

Born in South Africa, Sian has a natural calling to what coastal living has to offer. Growing up in a nature-oriented environment, she enjoys being outdoors, hiking or spending time by the sea. Innately social, she has built her interest in working in the service and hospitality industry and exploring the vast culinary and viniculture scene that her home City, Cape Town, purveys.

Having a father who is currently a yacht captain himself in Zanzibar, she was encouraged to join her yachting adventure just under 3 years ago. Sian has a new found passion for naturalist scuba diving and exploring the underwater world. Coming from a musical background, she enjoys the sounds of classic rock and blues music.