The founder of Sublime Yachts, Helen Whysall, has over 20 years in the professional yachting industry. In that time she has chartered in all of the most popular destinations around the globe.
Helen grew up far from the sea in the city of Johannesburg, an unusual platform for what became her future. She trained to become a professional chef in the Prue Leith college of Food and Wine in South Africa as a means to travel the world, and that she did.
At age 21, after a brief spell of working in restaurants in London and still with no yachting background, she found herself in Palma where her talents in the kitchen, her passion for life, and a desire to see the world led her into a decade of working in yachting. During that time Helen crossed the Atlantic 9 times, has been involved in offshore racing, and worked aboard some of the industries most prestigious sail and power yachts in locations spanning much of the globe.
Helen’s background as charter crew, passion and deep knowledge of the yacht charter industry makes her perfect for finding the most sublime holiday.