A Dutch national, Charter Manager and Broker Lies Sol has an insider’s knowledge of the luxury yacht charter industry. For more than a decade, she worked on sailing and power yachts from 70 to 140 feet as chef, chief stew and PADI dive instructor. Over the years she has cruised in Papua New Guinea, Irian Jaya, the Caribbean, Florida, The Bahamas, Singapore, Malaysia, Indonesia and the seas around Phuket.
Since moving ashore, Lies has held positions as event manager of the Phuket King’s Cup and Phang Nga Bay regattas, writer for SEA Yachting magazine and as PR manager of Phuket’s iconic Boathouse resort. Lies has lived in Thailand since 1989, is a board member of the Thai Marine Business Association (TMBA), a certified Bikram Yoga teacher and likes to sing and go racing with her sailing friends.