Driving force of SbS. Simon has spent almost two years sailing around SE Asia with humanitarian help on board of H/V Vega, where the idea of independent eyeglasses delivery project was born. Ex pizza maker, sound recordist for movies, general nuisance and chief visionary cum delivery agent for glasses.
Adventurer,globe trotter, ethnic art collector,practicing corporate leadership psychologist which he describes as being a psycho-plumber. Born in Colombia, grew up in Bolivia and Peru, citizen of Singapore. Advisor and great supporter of SbS.
Robotics engineer, future scientist working on computer vision and artificial intelligence applications. Loves sailing, saltwater, diving, guitars and whiskey. Currently, studying and working in Singapore for past few years. Always busy and available at the same time.
Optometrist, traveler. In past years organized "glasses trips" to Philipines, Moldavia, Syberia and Africa where people were receiving free eye tests and eyeglasses.
The saying “enthusiasm is contagious” is common enough to be cliché, but it’s a cliché because it’s true. That's what brings me to sight by sail.
Every team member's enthusiasm reflected the spirit in giving to others!
Apart from Living vicariously through myself I am also an animal lover, an avid diver, an employee of WWF, and a weekend mama to my dog, Kawaii and my cat, Pablo.
Alex is material scientist who graduated from National University of Singapore. Currently he is working in Singapore as a material scientist. His current research in focusing on new nanomaterials for water distillation which in future may be used in purifying sewage water as well as desalination of sea water for rural areas. His other projects focuses on developing new inventions in areas of energy and medicine in order to deliver sustainable and economically feasible technologies to developing countries.
In free time he loves travelling and diving.
Irish born, merchant navy chief engineer, globe trotter with humanitarian and philanthropic leanings. Among other adventures, has been known to purchase a fire truck on eBay and drive it 16,000 km from the UK to donate it to a Mongolian airport and circumnavigate the globe on a homemade 3 wheeled motorcycle raising money for the RNLI (Lifeboats) in the UK. Currently based in Singapore.
We are growing so we left this space blank for those who are going to join us soon.