Karon previously worked in Data Communications and the Office Automation Industry. She gave up her desk job in 2006 and her career in Super Yachting started when she joined a yacht in Tahiti and helped sail it through the Pacific Islands to New Zealand.
She spent a year sailing around the Med and then joined a larger yacht in Florida sailing the Eastern Seaboard of the USA, the Caribbean and across the Atlantic Ocean. After completing another season in the Med, she joined a new build in a shipyard in Fortaleza, Brazil.
Karon returned to shore in Guernsey in 2010 and joined the Bachmann’s Team in 2011. Since this time Karon has used her wealth of knowledge to grow and expand the Bachmann Yachts side of the business and was promoted to Yachting Team Leader in 2015.
In her spare time, Karon enjoys yacht racing, walking, and spending time in the Highlands of Scotland with her family. She is highly passionate about excellent food, sailing, Scotland in general, her cat and her job.
Karon holds a BTEC National Certificate in Electronic Engineering as well as a Chef Diploma and she is currently working towards a Superyacht Management Diploma.
A little known fact about Karon:
Karon and her twin sister spent some of their younger years being brought up in the Outward Bound School in Zambia where their Dad was the Warden. They moved to Guernsey in 1979.
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