Work Experience & references

General Manager

Harvey Yachts Pty (Ltd)
January 2017 to present
Harvey Yachts is a boatyard located in Knysna, South Africa, manufacturing 60’ Carbon/Epoxy, high performance sailing catamarans. I am responsible for the boat yard and yacht building activities.

Captain

SY ‘Knot Anchored’ 1050 miles
Charter Catamaran (46′ Sailing Catamaran – Leopard 46)

Captain

SY ‘Aliwe’ 1200 nautical miles
Charter (53′ Sailing Catamaran – RCC)

Sole Chief Engineer

MY ‘Zeepaard’ 9160 nautical miles
Charter & Private (122′ Expedition Yacht – JFA)
Even though I really enjoyed this position, I left because I wanted to run a vessel as captain

Factory Manager

Tag Yachts Pty (Ltd)
Tag Yachts is a boatyard located in St Francis Bay South Africa, manufacturing 60’ Carbon/Epoxy, high performance sailing catamarans. I was responsible for the boat yard and yacht building activities.

Factory Manager

St Francis Marine
St Francis Marine wanted me back as the Factory Manager
and made me an offer I could not refuse.

Power Boat Production Manager

Robertson and Caine Pty (Ltd)
Robertson and Caine is a Boatyard situated in Cape Town, South Africa, manufacturing the ‘Leopard’ range of polyester sailing and power catamarans exclusively for the charter market.

Factory Manager

St Francis Marine
St Francis Marine is a boatyard situated in South Africa, manufacturing 40 to 50’ sailing catamarans using polyester resins. I was responsible for the boat yard and yacht building activities.

National Sea Rescue Institute

National Sea Rescue institute – Marc May – Station Commander NSRI Station 21
+27 82 956 7981 or marcmaymal@gmail.com