Born and raised in Haslemere England, Clive left school at 18 to join the Royal Navy before attending Cambridge University on a cadet scholarship. On rejoining the fleet, Clive gained his engineer tickets in steam, diesel-electric and gas turbine plant, including extensive deployments onboard HM Ships JUNO, MANCHESTER, EDINBURGH, and ARGYLL before coming ashore for an MSc degree at RNEC Manadon. In 1999, Clive moved to Fort Lauderdale and joined Renaissance Cruises, working in logistics and procurement for new ships being delivered in St Nazaire. Clive subsequently held management positions at NCL and Carnival Corporation before joining Fraser Yachts in 2004 where for 13 years he was part of the yacht management team servicing over 60 yachts in worldwide itineraries. Clive joined bluewater in October 2017 as Vice President Marine Operations & Business Development. Away from work, Clive focuses on spending time with his wife and two teenage sons, listening to music, watching sport on TV, and reading.