Meet our dive, biology & mutimedia team

Yacht Scuba Safety has established one of the finest dive related teams in the world.

Our international team of extremely experienced and qualified professionals are on hand to assist you in all aspects of dive safety, underwater exploration & discovery as well as producing some of the finest multimedia experiences created purely for you, both above and below the water.

Yacht Scuba Safety – Management

Brad Robertson

Brad Robertson

Director @ Yacht Scuba Safety - Instructor - Guide - Consultant

SSI Platinum 1000 Instructor & PADI MSDT Instructor
10 years teaching experience, 20+ years diving experience.
Trip Director on various liveaboard dive vessels in Australia,
Commercial Skipper and Engineer qualifications.
Director of Ondine Escape & President of Asociación Ondine.

Bea Esparza

Bea Esparza

Reception - Accounts

Director of Ondine Escape, Secretary at Asociación Ondine.
PADI Rescue Diver with 7 years diving experience.

Recreational, Technical, Freediving & Marine Biology Team

Gonzalo Mendez Blasco

Gonzalo Mendez Blasco

Consultant - Instructor - Photographer - Guide

PADI MSDT Instructor with 15 years of teaching experience.
Trip director on various liveaboard vessels in Australia & Thailand. Videographer on various liveaboards & dive centers.

Chris Redl

Chris Redl

ISE, PADI & CMAS Instructor - Freediving Instructor

Chris holds various world records for Freediving, including the deepest freedive under ice.
Chis has experience in various aspects of diving and is available to conduct private freediving tutoring worldwide.

Marnie Threaplton

Marnie Threaplton

PADI Instructor - Guide - Consultant

PADI IDC Staff Instructor - 10 years experience working abroad managing, teaching and guiding on dive Liveaboards and private mega-yachts (over 40m) Mediterranean, Caribbean, Fiji, Palau, PNG and French Polynesia.

Braith Murphy

Braith Murphy

SSI Instructor - Guide - Consultant

Braith is currently Master of a 45.5m vessel in Australia, combining this experience and knowledge with his long dive instruction experience within the tourism industry, Braith is a perfect example of combining various qualificaitons and experiences to benefit our clients.

Achim Schloeffel

Achim Schloeffel

ISE Instructor trainer - Guide - Consultant

Diving professional since 1988
Professional diver and journalist / photographer – regular publications worldwide
Ca. 7500 dives
World record 29th of June 2012. First person to dive thru the English Channel. www.xplorexourlimits.de
Founder & President of InnerSpace Explorers (2007) www.is-expl.com

Sharryn Voelkerling

Sharryn Voelkerling

PADI Instructor - Guide - Consultant

Sharryn has nearly 10 years of dive instructing and dive managerial experience with various operations in North Queensland, Australia, including live aboard vessels in the Coral Sea.

Ryan McCrum

Ryan McCrum

Consultant - Instructor - Guide - Equipment Technician

PADI MSDT Instructor with 3 years teaching experience and 10 years diving experience. Trip director on various liveaboard vessels in Australia as well as qualifications for servicing various brands of SCUBA equipment.

Cat Stinson

Cat Stinson

PADI Instructor - Guide - Consultant

Cat has extensive dive management experience in Australia, PNG & Egypt. With over 10 years of teaching experience and previous work on luxury yachts Cat is yet another example of a world class diving instructor.

Daniel Johnson

Daniel Johnson

PADI Instructor - Guide - Consultant

With 9 years teaching experience as well as various dive managerial roles around the world Dan is now preparing for a career as a Master. Dan has various specialties he can teach, meaning his combined ships knowledge and instructor experience ensures our clients have a team player on board.

Gabriel Morey

Gabriel Morey

Marine Biologist & Guide

Biel is a Mallorquin Marine Biologist who has been involved in research for 20 years. A PADI Rescue diver, Vice-president of Asociación Ondine as well as a member of the IUCN Shark Specialist Group with over 10000 dives makes diving with Biel an amazing experience.

Multimedia Team

Chris Sammut

Chris Sammut

Underwater & Topside Multimedia Specialist

Now based on the Gold Coast, Australia, Chris is recognised as an accomplished underwater cinematographer. His passion for filming has seen him go from specialising underwater to becoming a developed topside camera operator working alongside some of the worlds biggest production companies including National Geographic, Discovery Channel and the BBC.
Chris has earned a reputation as a hard working, level headed professional. With his "can do" approach and ability to capture compelling vision with his technical shooting abilities.

David Diley

David Diley

Underwater & Topside Multimedia Specialist

Currently in the post-production stage of his first feature length film, “Of Shark and Man,” David has received international acclaim for his work, in particular, his short film, “A Ray of Light,” which tells the story of Brad Robertson, a grassroots conservationist struggling against the odds to protect Mallorca’s Stingrays. "A Ray of Light" went on to headline international and touring film festivals raising David’s profile as an emerging talent.
David can handle every aspect of a film’s production and is a highly skilled editor and colourist, able to ensure even the most subtle of details shine in your video. He is also an enthusiastic stills photographer with a passion for candid photography of real people in real life scenarios.

Jonathan Fox Bassett

Jonathan Fox Bassett

Topside Multimedia Specialist

Jonathan is an award winning British television and film director who has directed mainstream British TV for the BBC, Channel 4 and ITV, including Torchwood, The Inspector Lynley Mysteries and Waterloo Road.
Jonathan has extensive experience producing and directing documentaries, corporate films and international sports TV shows including The Volvo Ocean Race, Trans World Sport and the ATP World Tennis Magazine show for IMG.
He is also a highly regarded commercial photographer with experience in sport, travel and fashion.

The Office

We are based in the beautiful Balearic Island of Mallorca in Spain. Our consultants and guides are on hand to travel to your vessel and assist in all your diving requirements, anywhere in the world. Our team members are based in various locations around the globe, ensuring you receive the correct person for your requirements.