Jean-Roche de Susanne left France at 24 for a backpacking trip to discover Latin America. After a year of adventure, he arrived at the Galápagos Archipelago first as a volunteer, then became the Galápagos National Park Graphic Designer. In 2005, he graduated as a Galápagos Naturalist Guide, when he started his career as a naturalist and then expedition guide. In 2011, Jean-Roche expanded his horizons and became a tour leader in countries including Cuba, Panama, Costa Rica, Ecuador, Peru, Bolivia, France, Spain and Portugal. In 2019, he combined his experience in tourism and communication to join Polar Expedition cruises and explore Patagonia and the Antarctic Peninsula.