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YPI CREW Yacht Crew Agency

YACHT CREW AGENCY

Your yachting adventure begins here

Looking for work?

Looking for crew?

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Let’s get started. Call us on +33 (0)4 92 90 46 10 or email us.

We have found work for thousands of yacht crew over the years and have helped numerous captains in building their teams — join them!

YPI CREW yacht crew agency testimonial

I have had the pleasure of working with the YPI CREW team for nearly 20 years. They have a professional and hands-on approach. Always ready to assist no matter the time of day. An email is always followed up by a call, ensuring the right candidates are presented. YPI CREW are the key player in the industry and without a doubt, my go-to recruitment agency.

Captain Jaco Spangenberg

YOUR NEW ADVENTURE AWAITS

The leading international yacht crew agency

Established in 2002, YPI CREW has been connecting people with their dream careers on board superyachts for over two decades. Our purpose is to allow new generations to discover yachting, whilst also helping seasoned crew to advance their career and develop their talents.


Our recruiters are solution driven; they have a voice, an opinion, and champion their candidates for the right jobs, on the best yachts, with the finest Captains and crew.

 

From our home in the yachting capital of Antibes on the French Cote d'Azur, we source and recruit the best yacht crew worldwide. Our recruitment experts connect the best talent, from deckhands to captains, engineers, chefs and interior crew with every yacht we work with.

We build united, high-performing crew able to deliver the ultimate guest experience on board yachts all over the world and, simultaneously, allow the fostering of new life experiences.

YPI CREW are proud to be part of the esteemed Schulte Group, a global ship owning and management company with over 135 years of expertise in the commercial maritime industry.

YPI CREW leading international yacht crew agency Antibes
OUR RECRUITERS

We love to help, guiding crew comes naturally

"Think of your recruiter as your trusted partner who works to advise you and help you navigate through the recruitment process using their expertise and second to none knowledge of the yachting market."

Fiona Murray | Head of Deckhand and Bosun Department

Yacht deckhand and bosun jobs
Yacht Crew Agency Fiona Murray deckhand and bosun head
YPI CREW TEAM

MEET YOUR YACHT RECRUITMENT TEAM

Laurence Lewis President of YPI Crew
Ulrica Lindström Head of Captain and Officer Department YPI Crew
Chloé Collet Captain and Deck Department YPI Crew
Lisa Frost Captain and Deck Department YPI Crew
Jacqui Young Head of Engineering Department YPI Crew
Marjorie Baillet Engineering Department YPI Crew
Anna Horak Engineering Department YPI Crew
Caitlin Sorrell Recruitment Coordinator YPI Crew
Helen Papamichael Head of Interior Department YPI Crew
Annabelle Huvelin Interior Department YPI Crew
Louise Overend Interior Department YPI Crew
Anita Lukas Interior Department YPI Crew
Kasia Blaszczak Recruitment Coordinator YPI Crew
Maria Fourre Recruitment Coordinator YPI Crew
Fiona Murray Head of Deckhand and Bosun Department YPI Crew
Alexandra O'Connell Deckhand and Bosun Department YPI Crew
Jade Legeard Receptionist and Office Manager YPI Crew
Lidija Kakovljevic Digital Marketing Manager YPI Crew

ASSISTING YACHT CREW IN FINDING THEIR DREAM JOB

We champion our candidates and guide them towards their new yachting adventure.

FINDING QUALIFIED CREW FOR LUXURY YACHTS

We select and present the best candidates to join your team.

YACHTING ORGANISATIONS

YPI CREW IS AN ACTIVE MEMBER OF THE FOLLOWING ASSOCIATIONS

FEATURED CREW CONTENT

News from the yachting community

YACHT CREW GUIDES

LEARN ABOUT DIFFERENT ROLES ON BOARD A YACHT

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FIND AMAZING CREW FOR YOUR YACHT

We Offer a Personalised Approach

YPI CREW is a bespoke recruitment agency with a team of expert recruiters who hand pick the best suited candidates for each yacht.

Values of Partnership & Trust

Partnership and Trust are the core values that guide us in our relationships with each other, our candidates and our clients.

MLC Registered and Compliant

We are MLC 2006 compliant and to illustrate best practice, YPI CREW is independently audited by Lloyds Register.

What makes YPI CREW stand out?

Our recruiters are our strength; they are the absolute experts in their field. Each recruiter is a specialist in their particular department and has years of experience through which they have built strong networks making them the preeminent authority in the business.