Guglielmo is Whitefin’s Engineer and Mate. He was born in Padova and is 22 years old. He discovered the love for sailing when he was a boy, exploring the bays of Croatia by dinghy. His sailing experience on private and charter yachts include the Adriatic, Ionian, Ligurian, and Tyrrhenian seas. He is qualified as a Yacht Master 200GT by the Royal Yachting Association, with STCW95 and British Commercial Endorsement.
On Whitefin, Guglielmo is the second in command. He is in charge of the ship manoeuvres, including setting the sails, mooring, anchoring and driving the tender. He also enjoys ensuring every guest has a safe and pleasant experience whilst on board. When the yacht is in port, he is responsible for the maintenance, including rigging, mechanical/plumbing systems, wooden deck and brasses.
Guglielmo was part of the Academic Sailing Team at the University of Padova, where he graduated cum laude in mechanical engineering. In winter Guglielmo studies at the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (EPFL). In his free time, he plays the clarinet. He loves engaging with different cultures. Native Italian, he speaks English, French, and Spanish. His personality is affable and cheerful.
Guglielmo administers www.whitefin.it