Jonathan Banks – Chief Operating Officer
With a life-long passion for sailing, an in-depth knowledge of the marine industry, and a background in mobile communications, Jonathan brings a wealth of experience to Siren Marine. As Chief Operating Officer, Jonathan is focused on running and building the business.
Jonathan’s extensive sailing experience includes skippering Tenareze, a Swan 57, on a four-year circumnavigation of the world, competing in numerous national and international sailing regattas, and exploring the New England coastline with his family on their Lippincott 30, And She Was.
Jonathan has held senior-level positions with BT, Cable & Wireless, New England Ropes, Thule, and Vectrix, and for six years was the Executive Director of Sail America, the national trade association for the sailing industry. He has served on the board of directors for Sail America, the Grow Boating Advisory Committee, the National Marine Trade Council, Barrington Yacht Club, and the Providence Community Boating Center.