Mark Dexter – Captain


FORT LAUDERDALE, FL – Capt. Mark Dexter has more than 40 years’ experience in the maritime industry having begun his distinguished career as a Cadet and spending the last 19 years as Master. At The World, the largest privately owned yacht on earth, he is responsible for the daily maritime operation of the Ship including the overall onboard operation of the vessel as well as the safety, comfort and well-being of all Residents, Guests and Crew. He is also involved with planning the Ship’s continuous global itinerary.

Capt. Dexter hails from Portsmouth on England’s south coast and currently resides in Canterbury (near Christchurch), New Zealand with his wife and their two sons. All are keen rugby supporters. Among his many interests are serving as a New Zealand and UK registered cricket umpire, motorcyclist and beekeeper. He holds a private pilot’s license and has a Silver Certification from the British Gliding Association. A graduate of Warsash Maritime Academy in Southampton, Hampshire, England, Capt. Dexter earned a degree in Nautical Sciences as well as his Master’s Certificate of Competency.

Capt. Dexter joined The World in November 2017. Previously he served as Master on both global luxury and discovery-style ships including the Seabourn Encore, Seabourn Odyssey, Seabourn Pride, Swan Hellenic’s Minerva II, Hebridean Spirit, and Hebridean Princess.

Acerca de The World
The World® es el mayor yate residencial de propiedad privada del mundo con 165 residencias de lujo. Un grupo diverso de residentes procedentes de 20 países son propietarios de hogares a bordo y comparten intereses en la cultura y la historia del mundo así como la aventura y la exploración de destinos fascinantes. Circunnavegan el globo cada dos o tres años siguiendo un itinerario extraordinario que ellos mismos eligen. Estas expediciones profundas y experiencias únicas en su género se complementan con instalaciones de primera clase y un servicio impecable. Si desea más información sobre el estilo de vida exclusivo deThe World, llame al +1.954.538.8449 o visite

Contacto para los medios de comunicación: Si desea información adicional o para solicitar imágenes de The World póngase en contacto con:

Jayne Alexander, +44 (0)20 3709 7809,
Joanna Merredew, +44 (0)20 3709 7809,

Enero 2023


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