BODHISATTVA
CREW PROFILES

TitleNameNationBornLicenses
CaptainJake Elsden-Powell British 1994 RYA Yachtmaster 200T
Chef/Hostess/1st mateKat Miller British 1993 STCW
Number of Crew: 2Languages: English

Crew Profiles:


Jake grew up sailing and waterskiing on the North Norfolk Coast, England where from a young age he found a love for watersports, agriculture and fixing things with his grandfather.

When he found a way to transfer his agricultural engineering experience into the maritime world there was no looking back. Since then he has gained a number of sailing and waterskiing credentials in his career as a Yacht Captain.

Jake brings a level of professionalism and boundless enthusiasm to all that he does. He is always willing to share his knowledge and love of yachts. This alongside his keen eye for detail will ensure you have a smooth and unforgettable charter experience.

Kat first acquired a taste for sailing on dinghies with the Scouts and later racing on yachts at University.

Attending art school in London and studying Anthropology both in England and Canada, Kat’s creative flair is now channeled through her love of delicious food and dining experiences.

Kat has lived, studied, travelled and worked across the globe taking inspiration from the many brilliant cultures and people she has met along the way. Out of the galley, Kat enjoys swimming and reading a book with her ultimate snack of wasabi peas.

Jake and Kat have spent 4 years working together in the yachting industry and in luxury ski chalets. The met running flotilla yachts in Greece and have worked together ever since throughout the Mediterranean, Caribbean and have crossed the Atlantic together racing in the ARC. Together they make a beautifully dynamic team committed to creating memorable and magical charters onboard SV Bodhisattva.