Born and raised in Hameln, Germany as part of a military family, Luke’s life has been transient from an early age. Although he has spent the majority of his life in the UK, by his own admission he has never lived in the same place for more than 2 years. Initially after leaving school Luke became a carpenter’s apprentice, however Luke had always dreamed of joining the Royal Navy, unfortunately at the time the was a lack of recruitment, so he opted for the Army, joining the Royal Electrical & Mechanical Engineers where he served 6 years qualifying as a skilled mechanic. Upon being discharged, Luke immediately joined the yachting industry where he has successfully utilised all the transferable skill sets, team ethos and discipline he had learned in Her Majesty’s Armed Forces. A proficient deckhand with a broad skill set.