Graduated from Merchant Marine Academy of Marseille and holder of a Master Mariner COC, Olivier spent some of his last 20 years at sea. At the beginning of his career he sailed on various cargo vessels and tall ships as a deck and engine officer, including being Captain on the sailing expedition schooner “Tara” for science program around the globe. Joined the luxury cruise industry 15 years ago, he sailed several world cruises (Regent Seven Seas Cruises, Windstar and Ponant). In 2013 Olivier got promoted to Captain and sailed as a Master for over 5 years on board luxury cruise vessels up to 140m. For the last 2 years he was working shoreside at Ponant Cruises head office in Marseille as Fleet Director, operating 6 cruise vessels worldwide.
Olivier joined Hill Robinson in March 2019.
- French Maritime Academy (deck and engine)
- Master Unlimited COC