Blue Observer boasts a qualified cross-disciplinary team


A mixed crew leads the expeditions. All members have their own area of expertise which complements those of the other crew members.

Captain Eric Defert

Eric Defert

Cofounder, Captain, Skipper

Nicolas Audigane

Chief Officer and/or Captain

Clotilde, Montouroy

Chief Officer

Grigor Obolensky

Oceanographic Instrumentation Engineer

Eloïse Le Bras


Baptiste Langlois-Meurinne

Media Correspondent

Shore team

Jean-Pierre Blin


Rachel Gonidec

Marketing and Communications Manager

Aude Messager

Medias Relations Manager

Aygline Kerboul

Administrative Assistant

Maxime Cornet

Technical Engineer

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