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Southern Wind • 2018 • 23.8m








$28,300/ week

The luxury charter yacht ELISE WHISPER offers accommodation for 8 guests in 3 cabins consisting of. Further guest accommodation is also available in another 3 cabins.

ELISE WHISPER also accommodates up to 3 crew on-board to ensure you have a relaxed luxurious charter experience and all of your needs are catered for while on board.

The specifications on board the beautifully built 78 ft / 23.8 m Southern Wind launched in 2001 and later refit in 2018 include an extensive list of amenities and toys.

While chartering in the West Mediterranean the luxury charter yacht ELISE WHISPER and her crew of 3 will be sure to satisfy all of your needs and make sure you enjoy your experience.



Fishing gear - light

Sun cushions



Fernando Gauthier

Fernando Gauthier

Sail and work experience S/Y Blues, 30m Overall responsibility for engine room, chief of watch, navigator Captain of S/Y Turconeri, 24m Baltic yachts Captain of S/Y Bradamante, 20 m Nauta Captain of S/Y Kind of Blues, 20m Comet First mate of S/Y Ilusion of the isles, 30 m Southern Wind Shipyard Ltd Captain of S/Y Bradamante, 20m Nauta First Mate of M/Y Praslim, 19m Baglieto Cantieri Cayman. Boat building and maintenance. GRP works. Quality Painting Service Co. Inc. Lawrenceville Georgia. USA F1 Alineacione. Mechanical and technical alignment services. Paysandu, Uruguay Personal Profile From a young age, Fernando has been a sailing enthusiast, spending the last fifteen years working professionally on board various sailing yachts. He is an experienced sailor and has an extensive knowledge of the West, Central and East Mediterranean. He has crossed the Atlantic several times and has navigated the Caribbean during winter seasons. Fernando has an extensive knowledge of maintaining boats, thanks to his training and previous work experience, which also gives him extensive and in-depth knowledge of the day to day running of a large yacht. Born in Uruguay, Fernando is second generation Italian, with empathy for his Latin origins. He is polite, extremely discreet and quietly welcoming. He is able to give off an aura of calm, even in the most challenging situations on board. He loves his work and his aim is to make every cruise on board of ELISE WHISPER a great success for everyone involved, both guests and crew. Job description Fernando is responsible for navigation and safety on board, as well as the overall running and financial management of the vessel, crew and guests. He is always there for safe and efficient operation of the yacht, including compliance with all safety procedures and regulations. He manages flag state regulations and compliance, ports and their local by-laws and regulations, along with managing the crew in conjunction with the vessel’s policies. He provides daily leadership for the crew and encourages teamwork at all times, providing individual growth and continuous professional development, by delegating duties and quietly supervising all tasks that the crew undertake. Education , Licenses & Certificates • Industrial Engineering. Engineering Republica University- Montevideo, Uruguay. Degree: Mechanical Technologists. Graduate on March 22nd, 2016 • Mechanical Technician. Job University – Montevideo, Uruguay. Upper School - Ing. Luis Balparda. Graduate on March 22nd, 1996. Languages Native Italian speaker, English and Spanish

Guilherme Marques

Sail and work experience Guilherme is a World Championship windsurfer, first representing Portugal in 2006, so he has spent plenty of time in the water. He went straight from there into the yachting industry working as a tender driver and a deckhand aboard a number of yachts. He has completed a huge number of miles on a variety of different yachts, including a year and a half spent aboard S/Y BORKUMRIFF IV during which he gained extensive knowledge in yacht maintenance and even filled in for the chef aboard. He also has plenty of customer service experience from being a windsurfing instructor, he speaks Portuguese, English and Spanish Job description Guilherme has the ability to stand in for Captain in his absence, acting as a second in command. He assist captain in navigation. He participates in deck operations, respecting guest’s activities. He has extensive maintenance knowledge and he is responsible for the running and maintenance of deck equipment and all the machinery. When guests are on board, he ensures that they are properly cared for and that all requirements are met. Guilherme offers a particular attention to details and a polite and entertaining spirit. Licenses & Certificates • RYA/MCA Yachtmaster Ocean (Sail) CE / RYA/MCA Yachtmaster Offshore (Sail) • MCA Approved Engine Course / MCA STCW Basic Training • RYA Powerboat Level 2 / RYA Short Range Radio • RYA Diesel Engine Maintenance / RYA PWC Proficiency • RYA Small Craft Radar course • Carta de Patrao Local (Portuguese qualification to skipper vessels up to 24m) • Proficiency in Security Awareness

Juliana Jensen Cechinel

Personal Profile Juliana began her career in the events industry, where she organised weddings, conferences and events for thousands of people. She soon took these skills into the yachting world, working as a deckhand aboard S/Y CORTA VENTO. Over the next 11 years she worked on a number of yachts including 42ft S/Y MOLEQUE and more recently 115ft M/Y BRUNELLO. She now finds herself aboard ELISE WHISPER with a wealth of sailing and charter experience. Job Description Juliana is responsible for all guest and crew meals, providing a wide variety of nutritional food. She plans all the meals and reviews on board stores to ensure that adequate supplies of fresh food are always available. She manages all the food preparation in order to have meals prepared for particular times, often packaging and freezing samples of all the served food in compliance with health regulations. She oversees the galley and the interior, always maintaining very high standards of cleanliness and order on board with a meticulous eye for detail. Juliana helps with all deck operations including sailing, navigation, mooring and anchoring. Her eye for detail makes sure the deck is always tidy and safe. Education, Licenses & Certificates: • 2018 STCW Ship Basic Safety Course, Brazil. • 2018 STCW Ship´s Security Familiarization Course, Brazil. • 2017 STCW Security of Passenger Vessels Special Course, Brazil. Languages Native Portuguese speaker, good Spanish, good English and good Italian.


  • Yacht name


  • Length

    23.8m / 78ft

  • Beam

    5.9m / 19'4

  • Draft

    3.8m / 12'6

  • Speed (cruising)

    22.2kph / 12kn

  • Engine

    1x Yanmar 4LHASTP 240 hp 3,300 rpm

  • Hull


  • Flag

    United Kingdom

  • Launched


  • Refitted


  • Builder

    Southern Wind

  • Designer

    Reichel/Pugh Yacht Design