Category Archives: Oyster Yachts

Oyster Yachts delighted to announce new ownership

By | April 10, 2018

British entrepreneur and founder of Evolution Gaming Group Richard Hadida becomes new owner and CEO of Oyster. The new team will prioritise rapidly re-building teams and operations, the completion of in-build projects on behalf of Oyster customers, before re-establishing Oyster as the pre-eminent name in luxury yacht building. Southampton, Tuesday 20th March 2018: Oyster Yachts,… Read More »

Former Dun Laoghaire Sailing School instructor leads new Oyster Yachts team

By | April 5, 2018

A former Dun Laoghaire Harbour based Sailing School instructor will lead a new Oyster Yachts management team following the purchase of the luxury boat builder after it went under in February, according to British media reports. YBW.com reports here, that Richard Hadida has purchased Oyster Yachts and all of its subsidiaries and has brought the… Read More »

Oyster Marine Holdings in administration

By | February 9, 2018

In a statement today, KPMG Restructuring said administrators had been appointed to Oyster Marine Holdings Limited, the holding company of Oyster Yachts. The firm, which – according to some reports – has two employees with headquarters in Southampton, and also trades from Wherstead in Suffolk, owns the Intellectual Property to all of the technical drawings… Read More »

Oyster 745 – Boat of the Year 2018

By | December 19, 2017

Cruising World magazine in the US has announced the Oyster 745 is the winner of the 2018 Boat of The Year Award for the Best Luxury Cruiser. Now in its 23rd year of competition, judging of this latest edition annual Boat of the Year contest consisted of separate dockside inspections and sea trials, and took… Read More »

New sponsorship of the Jubilee Sailing Trust

By | October 25, 2017

Oyster Yachts have embarked on a multi-year sponsorship of international charity, the Jubilee Sailing Trust (JST). This announcement underscores Oyster’s commitment to maritime philanthropy and the Southampton community. The JST have become world-renowned for tall ship sailing adventures that are inclusive for people of all physical and sensory abilities. Funds from this sponsorship will allow… Read More »