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James Crill – Chairman

Trustee since October 2011 – Chairman of Trustees since 2013

James was formerly a partner of Mourant in Jersey, member of the Management Board and Chief Executive of two of its administration businesses. James lives in Jersey with his wife Jane and has two married children. His hobbies include boating and photography.

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Martyn Cuff Vice Chairman

Trustee since May 2007 – Vice Chairman since 2014; Chairman of Fundraising Committee

Martyn has spent 29 years in the investment management and insurance industries. Today he is Global Chief Operating Officer of Allianz Infrastructure Transformation. Martyn lives with his wife and three children in Munich, Germany.


Emma Crabtree

Trustee since March 2013 – Member, Fundraising Committee

Emma has over 20 years’ experience in the Financial Services industry and is currently Managing Director, Asset Managers, Sales & Distribution at RBC Investor & Treasury Services. Emma has a degree in Financial Services and is married and living in London.

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Kevin Curran

Trustee since May 2009; Chairman of Finance and Audit Committee

Kevin is the former Regional Director for HSBC, he now specialises in providing cost and purchase management consultancy to SME/MME businesses. He also owns a yacht charter business based in the Solent. He lives in Sussex with his family.

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Tony Hicklin PhD., FRCP

Trustee since 1978. Original Chairman of Trustees. Medical Advisor.

Tony is a retired consultant in Rheumatology and Rehabilitation and, amongst other things, was a Consultant in Rehabilitation to The Queen Elizabeth Foundation for Disabled. Tony lives in West Sussex with his wife Elizabeth.

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Mike King

Trustee since March 2013. Advisor on Shipping Operations.

Mike has 35 years of seagoing experience and managerial shore based commercial and technical positions. He is the Founder and director of Dunbar Marine Limited.  Mike provides the JST with ship operations expertise, and lives near London with his wife Jane.

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Ann Robinson

Trustee since January 2003. Secretary of Cornwall Branch and Branch Representative.

Ann previously worked for the IMO (then International Maritime Consultative Organisation). Ann first sailed with the JST in 1990 and now sails regularly as Watch Leader and Cook’s Assistant.

Tom Stewart

Trustee since April 2002. Former Chairman.

Tom is an ergonomics and usability consultant and is the retired Chairman of System Concepts, one of the largest independent ergonomics and usability consultancies in Europe. Tom is a keen sailor and JST Watch Leader.

Niall Tarrell      

Trustee since October 1988.

Runs his own business, Access Unlimited, advising large companies on improving disabled access.  Niall lectures on food, wine and accessibility issues. He splits his time between Stratford Upon Avon, UK and the US East Coast.


Duncan Souster

Chief Executive, Jubilee Sailing Trust.
A former Trustee between 2006-2014 and Vice Chairman 2013-2014

Duncan is a former Global Sales Director for ManpowerGroup, a Fortune 500 business services firm, where he was responsible for $6bn of revenues across their footprint of 86 countries and diverse business lines. He was also their global diversity champion. Duncan is life-long sailor and classic car enthusiast. He is also a Trustee of another charity, VCM, which helps disadvantaged students improve life skills through music. He lives in Central London and Winchester.

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