Captain Richard Carr on board with APS Phuket
Published: Friday, 01 September 2017
Asia Pacific Superyachts (APS) announces Captain Richard Carr will be on board with APS Phuket as of September 1 to join in providing services to superyachts.
(Photo: Asia Pacific Superyachts - Captain Richard Carr & APS GM Gordon)
“With more and more yachts basing themselves in Phuket there is a need for more superyacht experts to assist Captains and crew of visiting superyachts”, said APS Phuket & Myanmar General Manager, Gordon Fernandes.
Bringing with him 22 years of experience, Carr has spent the last 10 years cruising the Asia Pacific Region whilst Captain onboard Superyachts such as MY Serenity J, MY Aquamarina & MY Perfect Persuasion.
Logging over 200,000 plus NM, including full circumnavigations, Carr has gained knowledge of the Cruising & Refit and Repair options throughout the area.
In addition to his Master 3000GT qualification, he also has a background in Diving as a qualified PADI Instructor.
Fernandes said: “Richard understands the needs of superyacht owners and captains basing their vessels in Phuket when visiting surrounding islands and cruising Myanmar. He is the right person to join our team in Phuket.”