Operating in the Indian Ocean
Matte grew up on the shores of the Indian Ocean and spent his childhood sailing the Inner atolls.
Upon completing his education, he started working on sailing yachts in 1999. He later
switched to Motor Yachts and during his 16 years in the industry, he has worked on board
various prestigious yachts.
He joined Nawaimaa when she was being built. Matte prides himself on keeping a safe world class yacht, with a competent and motivated crew ready for the pleasure of hosting guests
Abdulla brings with him years’ worth of experience gained from 2 previous yachts and a
great deal of knowledge to ensure the smooth operation of the yacht. Even though Abdulla is available 24 hours a day to deal with engineering issues, he is also always willing to assist with any activities.
Abdulla grew up spending lots of time on the water with his family and is a lively and energetic member of the team. As well as his keen interest in engineering works and he enjoys various water sports.
Abdulla brings with him a keen sense of humor and a good-natured enchanting character.
He loves anything to do with engines!
Before yachting, Rasika worked in several high profile restaurants in and around the Maldives, where he picked up the necessary skills to ensure guests are both entertained and safe whilst enjoying his gourmet cuisine.
Coming from a family of Chefs, this was a natural career choice.
K. Ashen Ranushka brings with him years’ worth of experience gained from many Luxury hotels and resorts. He has worked with a cruise line since 2016 and is dedicated to ensuring his guests are fully satisfied and relaxed at all times. He takes his work very seriously.
He enjoys the hospitality industry and is attentive to guests is also a common characteristic
among the Nawaimaa crew members. With his approachable and cheerful manner, he aims to elevate the guest’s experience