Born and raised in Sydney Australia, Benjamin Croucher has spent most of his life immersed in various aspects of yachting. He has grown up with an extensive background in the marine industry from a young age, representing Australia on the international sailing and Ocean Racing circuits while managing and running large power yachts around Australia. He has worked throughout the world as a professional sailor and captain, winning multiple world championships.
Through the years that calling only grew larger, as Benjamin gained experience with various luxury yachts as well as shipyards and manufacturing facilities all over the world. It is his extensive industry background and knowledge that allows him to assist customers in defining the yachts they build with Riva. He eventually ended up landing in South Florida to put down roots while working for a large marine tech company where he rapidly grew sales throughout the Americas.
His passion for what he does is accentuated in working with the Riva team. The creativity, quality, design ingenuity and manufacturing capabilities are unrivaled. Riva offers a unique experience for their customers with an incredible team of professionals who listen. Ben comes to Ferretti Group with an impressive yachting network and vast industry-related knowledge and experience, in addition to a business management degree. His deep-seated passion for yachting, detail-oriented approach and can-do attitude drive his success.
Currently, Benjamin is overseeing the rapid growth of the world’s most iconic 177-year-old refined yacht builder, which aids in the development and advancement of America's superyacht community. In his free time, Benjamin enjoys time with his friends and family, kitesurfing, flying, racing sailing yachts, cooking, enjoying great coffee and red wine.