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Captain Serkan Demirel


43-year-old Serkan was born in Sandikli, Turkey. Serkan has been at sea for the past 22 years working on a variety of vessels. For ten years he worked on commercial ships such as bulk carrier tankers, container ships, passenger ships and roro vessels and then moved on to the luxery yachting industry as an OceanRead More


Chief Officer Olçay Aksu


Olçay is 40 years old and was born in Rize, on the Black Sea coast of Turkey. He has a passion for the sea and has been working on yachts for the past 18 years. He has cruised the Red, Adriatic, Aegean and Mediterranean Seas. His yachting experience includes cruising the French, Italian and EgyptianRead More


Chief Engineer Uğur Büyükoğlu


Uğur, 32 , was born in Arhavi in the Black Sea region of Turkey. Uğur has been working as an Engineer and Chief Engineer on cargo vessels and luxury yachts since 2005. He joined the RL NOOR as Chief Engineer in April of 2018. He is a dedicated marine professional with extensive experience in repairingRead More

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Chief Stewardess Jeanne Grenien


Jeanne, 35, was born in the Southern Philippines and landed on an administrative job right after receiving her BSC in Agricultural Economics. She was headed for her first managerial position in the Philippines when an opportunity to work abroad in the yachting industry arose. Eager to see the world and travel, Jeanne has never lookedRead More


Chef Gloria Poveda


Gloria, 45, is from Santiago, Chile. She has 18 years of gastronomic experience in restaurants and on luxury yachts from the Caribbean to the Mediterranean. Gloria excells in fusing Latin flavors with international cuisine. Proficient in preparing Asian, Italian, Mexican, Spanish, and Middle East cuisine Gloria can easily create themed buffets, á la Carte menus,Read More


Stew/Deck Dmytro Nakonechnyi


Dmytro, 27, was born in the Ukraine. He received his Master of Law and then worked in the hospitality industry for 5 years in restaurants and five-star hotels. Dymtro then spent seven months as a bartender onboard the 293-meter MSC Ocean Liner Poesia in South America and fell in love with the sea. Dmytro speaksRead More