Captain Name: Damien Childs
Captain Nationality: Australian/British
Number of Crew: 2
CAPTAIN/ENGINEER: Damien Childs – Australian/British
Languages: English, basic Spanish
Damien grew up in Adelaide and started sailing in his mid-20’s he moved up to the Whitsundays in Queensland in search of an exciting outdoor career where he started his first deckhand job.
Damien is an experienced Captain and an accomplished Engineer with experience on both private and charter yachts. His versatile career path has faced him with tough challenges and the results have built confidence and knowledge to motivate himself and his crew.
Whilst being, very positive and enthusiastic, Damien, has a calm and reassuring temperament,
and variety is indeed the spice of life! So, whether you feel like a relaxing slow motion
cruise or a more upbeat busy charter, Damien will ensure it is one filled with magic
Some of Damien’s favourite pastimes and interests include cars, motorbikes, rock climbing, jet skis and snowboarding.
Previous Yachts: MY Adriano (Sunseeker 21m)) MY Bijoux (30m)
CHEF/STEWARDESS: Sarah Toth – Hungarian
Languages: English, Spanish, basic Italian
Originally from Hungary, Sara formed herself a strong background in hospitality before she joined her first yacht in 2015 on MY Chiqui (Sunseeker 40m) as relief stewardess. From that moment, she made yachting her focus and managed to progress, gaining vital experience in all areas including deck, laundry and bar.
Sara describes her personality as “bubbly” and her attitude as “hard working” and joins Exceso with her other half, to form a formidable team!
Sara has a multitude of hobbies and interests, that keep her occupied when she is away from the yacht including, cooking and gastronomy, travel and inline skating.
Previous Yachts: My Adriano (Sunseeker 21m) MY Sole (Benetti 45m)