About

Superyacht ownership gives people the freedom to travel around the world with their family and friends in comfort and privacy. Superyachtlife.com aims to raise awareness of this unrivalled lifestyle, one story at a time.

Meet our Authors


Juliet Kinsman

Meeting philanthropic hoteliers and working with award-winning travel brands all over the world has inspired freelance journalist Juliet to share the stories of sustainability through her social enterprise, Bouteco. She loves to spill all her secrets through Instagram @JulietKinsman


Conor McNicholas

Conor McNicholas specialises in luxury automotive and travel. He was previously Editor of Top Gear magazine at the BBC and served as Editor of the legendary music mag NME in the 00's. He loves his Alfa Romeo, Radiohead and gin and tonic..


Dominique Afacan

Dominique writes about all things luxury for Forbes.com, Condé Nast Traveller, Boat International and many more. Since joining the superyachting world, she's raced at the St Barths Bucket, kissed the America's Cup in Bermuda and taken a polar plunge in Antarctica.


Melissa Twigg

Melissa Twigg has spent the last 12 years living in Paris, Cape Town and Hong Kong. She is now recovering from her case of geographic commitment phobia in London, while writing about fashion, travel and art for publications such as Vogue, The Sunday Times and The Independent.


Angela Audretsch

Angie has been chasing superyachts, stories and champagne across the globe as a writer and editor for almost a decade. Her work has appeared in Boat International, The Superyacht Report and many more.


Ramsay Short

Ramsay is an editor and travel writer covering the luxury market. His work has appeared across numerous publications from Condé Nast Traveller to the Financial Times Magazine.


Bethan Ryder

Bethan is deputy editor of Telegraph Luxury. Specialising in design and interiors, she has written for a host of publications including Livingetc, Wallpaper, Elle Decoration and Interior Design (US).


Juliet Benning

Juliet is the previous editor of Superyacht Business and is especially interested in where the worlds of luxury interiors and yachts collide.

About The Superyacht Life Foundation

The Superyacht Life Foundation is the first industry-wide marketing and educational programme to help shed light on superyachting lifestyles. The non-profit foundation is backed by a board of esteemed executives from across the industry.

Meet our Board


Photos used on this website are kindly provided by Jeff Brown | Breed Media.