Global Charter Business Development Manager
Sophia Tutino grew up in Lyon, France. She studied Languages for Business in Grenoble for two years and spent a year at Oxford Brookes University to validate her Bachelor of Arts. She then returned to Lyon to complete her Masters degree in International Marketing at the Ecole de Commerce Européenne de Lyon, from which she graduated in 2007.
Sophia has a decade of experience in Yachting. She started her career as Head of Charter at OceanStyle by BURGESS in 2007. In this position she worked both in London and Monaco as a Charter Manager and Charter Broker whilst heading up the company’s Charter operations globally for 7 years. She also spent over two years working for Ocean Independence as Senior Charter Broker out of their London office. Sophia also gained valuable experience from the private aviation sector working as Sales Director at a successful private jet start up.
Sophia has now joined IYC as Global Charter Business Development Manager, where she is using her wealth of experience in Charter and her skills developed throughout the years with the objective of further developing the company’s charter operations worldwide. She is trilingual and speaks English, French and Italian. She is an individual member of MYBA (The Worldwide Yachting Association)