Staff Profiles

Mark Reid
Mark Reid
Department: Spars
Position: Spars & Rigging Manager

 

Mark has been involved in the Marine Industry all his working life, and for the most part working with various America’s Cup Teams having worked in every America’s Cup since 1983.

 

When not involved in the America’s Cup he has had his own marine maintenance and management company working on many different types of vessels.

 

Mark has known Trevor Helliar (the past managing director of Taskers) since 1987 and since then they have worked together over four different Americas Cup campaigns.

 

Mark has added to the Taskers team an invaluable knowledge and experience. His commitment and professionalism is second to none.

Trevor Helliar
Trevor Helliar
Department: Spars
Position: Spars

America’s Cup veteran, Trevor Helliar, has handed the Tasker's helm over to Brent Fowler. Trevor can now focus on his work/life balance after spending years working internationally with various Cup syndicates – most recently supervising engineering, maintenance and mast construction for Italy’s Luna Rossa Challenge. Before that he worked with the Prada Challenge, One Australia, Spirit of Australia and Task Force 87 (Kookaburra II and III) in Australia’s defence of the Cup off Fremantle in 1987.