Ralph & Debbie Welcomes You Aboard
Virgin Venture One
Although in their mid-thirties, Ralph & Debbie have achieved
a great deal in past years.
Ralph’s chosen path took him into Hotel Management & Catering,
where after graduating, his career kicked off at one of the
top hotels in South Africa.
Ralph became a partner in a successful delicatessen and
wholesale bakery, and later started a chain of gourmet coffee
shops with flare bars and full menu.
Ralph’s achievements go on to include a Dive Master and
a Royal Yacht Association (RYA) Power Master qualification.
Having grown up in Durban, Debbie completed a Bachelor of
Commerce Degree and then did an Honours Degree in Business
and Marketing. Taking advantage of her accomplishments, she
went on to develop her management skills in various large
corporations, whilst lecturing part-time. Those positions
included Group Product Manager for the top analgesic products
in the pharmaceutical industry, and then onto the telecommunications
world as a Project Manager to implement major new projects
and technology into a highly sophisticated and fast moving
Knowing that the secret to success is teamwork, Ralph & Debbie
work closely together paying particular attention to guests’
preferences. Coupled with their love for life and people,
these attributes enable them to provide a service aboard this
super yacht, which is unsurpassed.
Andrew & Caroline Welcome You Aboard
Virgin Venture Two
Andrew and Caroline are a friendly and experienced team who
take pleasure ensuring their guest savour all the delights
of a cruising holiday on this yacht
in the beautiful BVI.
A qualified Yacht master in his early thirties, Andrew has
worked as Captain on a range of vessels in both his native
UK and Caribbean waters. He is also a graduate in Yacht Design
and Engineering. Coupling his experience and local knowledge
he will safely guide you to the most
tranquil and picturesque anchorages. A love of marine
life and diving has led him to attain his advanced PADI certificate.
His knowledge and enthusiasm makes for exciting and informed
snorkelling and fishing adventures.
Having grown up in England, Caroline enjoyed a successful
career in Marketing before leaving for the sunnier shores
of the Caribbean to join Andrew. She has a great passion and
flair for cooking which led her to graduate from the Bath
School of Cookery. Caroline will enjoy creating fine cuisine
to delight and satisfy your palate. She is also a PADI certified
diver and enjoys an adventurous spirit.
Both Andrew and Caroline look forward to welcoming and entertaining
you aborad the super yacht Virgin Venture.