Our People

Craig Roe - Director / Project Manager / Yacht Support

(+64) 274 944 092

After spending many years sailing worldwide as Captain on various luxury yachts, Craig has moved ashore and turned his skills & talents to Project Management, Commissioning, and Refit work which includes numerous projects with well known New Zealand shipyards Alloy Yachts & Fitzroy Yachts.

Craig’s years as a Captain have given him an in-depth knowledge and understanding of the Luxury Yacht industry. He appreciates the high level of professionalism and trust required when providing services and products on behalf of vessel owners and crew.

Helen Puckey- Office Manager / Yacht Support

(+64) 21 993 155

Helen has been part of the Reids team since 2008 and gives a unique aproach to her role with her history in Tourism Management and racing yachts from the UK. Now Based in Auckland with her husband since 2005 Helen is very customer service focussed and works tirelessly to ensure a smooth passage through any yacht’s visit to Auckland and Pacific Islands.

Joanna Logan- Crew Placement Specialist

(+64) 21 944 146

Jo has re-joined the team at RYS after a few years away from the scene, marrying a yacht captain and starting a family here in NZ. They then took time out to cruise the Pacific on their own sailing catamaran. She comes from a strong NZ boating background and is a captain of local commercial vessels, primarily whale watching tourist vessels in her spare time. Jo returned from crewing in the super yacht industry 10 years ago. She enjoyed time on deck aboard Motor Yachts but progressed through to Head stewardess aboard sailing yachts later in her super yacht offshore career. She now thoroughly enjoys helping crew into their "dream jobs" offshore, working in the crew placement division of RYS.



Felicity Matla - Accounts Expert

(+64) 9 368 9301

Felicity has been with us since 2010 she possesses a good head for numbers and great wit. She worked for 10 years as a chef on sail boats and is now established along with her family in Auckland.

+64 9 368 9301