Captain - Scott Schipske, American 33
Having grown up in South Florida, the ocean was a major part of his life. He then took his passion for the water and turned it into a career by attending Texas A&M Maritime Academy. After college he spent two years working in the oil field as an Officer. This left a lot to be desired so the Yachting industry was a natural progression. He has spent the better part of the last 10 years working on yachts ranging in size from 80ft - 190ft. His passions are fishing and Kiteboarding, but any watersport will work. Scott's previous yachts include Lady Sheridan, Braveheart, Party Girl, Equinox, Kakawi, Symposia and 115' Unbridled.
Chief Stewardess - Tam Eckert, South African 32
Tam grew up in a small town in South Africa. Going to the beach for the first time when she was 3 days old cemented her love of the ocean! She found her way into the world of yachting and over the last 7 years developed a passion for service and entertaining. Tam loves to be creative with her event planning and takes pride in her decorative side with table settings and other surprise ideas for guests. In her free time she enjoys diving, hiking and yoga. Some of Tam's previous yachts include M/Y Skyler, M/Y At Last and M/Y Sea.
Chef - Owen Morgan, Australian 29
Coming from Australia, Owen has spent the last 14 years learning and developing a great understanding of the culinary arts. He has had the privilege of working alongside many Michelin Star Chefs, serving as mentors as Owen came up through the ranks. Owen has won several culinary awards including Apprentice of the Year and more. His hobbies include surfing, diving, fishing and gymnastics, having won at a national level.
Owen looks forward to capturing your culinary dreams and the opportunity to make your taste buds tingle.
Engineer - Christiaan Olivier
Growing up in sunny Cape Town, South Africa Christiaan is passionate about the great outdoors and the African bush. His hobbies include surfing, hunting, hiking, golf and snowboarding. Christiaan has travelled extensively through Europe, Asia, the Americas and Argentina where he learned to speak Spanish to add to his native languages of English and Afrikaans. Christiaan holds a Bachelors of Commerce Degree from the Stellenbosch University as well as a postgraduate degree in Enterprise Management from the University of Cape Town.
Christiaan has ten years experience in yachting and is in the process of completing his Y4 engineering certificate.
First Mate – Sean Mitchell, Australian
Sean grew up in a small surfing town called Copacabana in NSW, Australia and found a deep passion for the ocean as soon as he could walk. His passions are Surfing, Diving, Rugby and going to the gym. He joined yachting over 6 years ago, has continued to work his way up and is the newest addition to the crew of Incognito.