DIVERSITY | INCLUSION | INNOVATION
She of the Sea holds the clear vision of a high performance, competency focused yachting industry, regardless of gender, race or any other factors.
We recognise that people are our organisations / vessels greatest assets, and that the cultures we build now will be critical to the sustainability of the industry.
The Diversity Pledge
Visibility & Awareness
The Next Generation
The Pledge is a commitment by She of the Sea and signatory organisations to work together to build a diverse and inclusive Yachting industry.
Raising visibility and increasing awareness of diversity in the Yachting industry. Articles, webinars, events and online presence, celebrating progress and those championing it.
An impressive cross section of Yachting industry professionals are cultivating an online, interactive mentorship program. Mentors of all genders are connecting with driven women, ashore and at sea.
She of the Sea collaborates with schools and STEM programs around the world, broadening the horizons of young women and engaging the future generation of Yachting professionals.
She of the sea
She of the Sea holds the clear vision of a diverse, high performance industry, both within the corporate shoreside community and at sea. We see a cutting edge landscape, driven forward by the most talented individuals, regardless of gender.
What started in 2018 as a self-funded, grass roots passion project, born of necessity, has quickly evolved into united industry-wide action.
Our 2020 launch of ‘The Pledge’ at the Superyacht Investor Conference was met with overwhelming enthusiasm and engagement, demonstrating that we, as an industry are perfectly positioned and ready to harness the widely sought-after benefits of diversity.
yachting diversity pledge
The yachting diversity pledge launched this year at the superyacht investor conference has already gained industry wide recognition, with more and more organisations recognising the benefits of a diverse workforce.
Read more about the diversity pledge, view the organisations that have already signed up and learn how you can become a signatory.
Drawn from both the sea and shore sides of the industry, our Advisory Board members have been selected for their expertise, experience, and vision of a diverse and inclusive yachting landscape.
Captain Kate McCue Live Interview
We can confirm that Captain Kate McCue is every bit as insightful, intelligent, open and experienced as you may have guessed.
This is the interview for those who want to hear about leadership, maritime or not, from one of the most inspirational ones out there
Captain Sally-Ann Konigkramer Interview
One of the few ( but growing number) Female Master 3000GT'
We sat down and asked your questions, including how she got where she is now, whats next, who inspires her and advice for other women!
Meet the women tackling Yachtings diversity problem
Matthews, along with her business partner Natasha Ambrose, Matthews has grown the company into an initiative aimed at making the yachting industry more diverse, racially and along gender lines.They're pushing to change out dated perceptions and the talent shortage it's creating.