Originally starting within the yachting industry back in 1992, Jonathan concentrated on his study and obtained a degree in Marine Science from Southampton Institute. He then went back to yachting working mainly with classic yacht such as Creole. He obtained his 500GT license in 2002 and spent the next 6 years skippering yachts. In 2008 Jonathan moved ashore and became a charter broker before joining Hill Robinson in 2008. Additionally, since 2002 he has built and run the Jobs Board JF Recruiting.
Jonathan joined Hill Robinson in July 2010.