The most wonderful and welcoming couple, Annette and Francois are the captain and Chef team aboard Bonaparte. Together with the help of a dynamic mate/stewardess, they are an enthusiastic crew who's first priority is to create a wonderful atmosphere for their guests.
Annette and Francois on Bonaparte tender
A CAPTAIN with charter experience
A passion for boating since childhood. Francois is licensed skipper with 25 years of experience in sailing and motor boating. On the water, Francois has developed a keen sense of what to expect to ensure a safe and enjoyable cruise. Francois love to have FUN and make your vacation unique!. He is a mechanical engineer who graduated from McGill University and founded a successful consulting engineering firm. He is also the father of two grown up children, so indeed, we welcome families!
Captain Francois at the helm
Annette was introduce to cruising when she met Francois 19 years ago. Shortly after, they embarked on a year long sailing trip along the US east coast and to the Bahamas. During this trip, she developed wonderful skills as mate, hostess and chef. She cooks amazing meals and enjoys catering to people needs and is very attentive to details. Discrete and efficient, she understands the non verbal language of her guests. Annette brings a unique caring hospitality aboard M/V Bonaparte.
Annette st-cyr chef on Bonaparte yacht