Dream Yacht Sales, part of the world leading Dream Yacht Charter Group, is delighted to announce the appointment of James Hutchinson to the position of Yacht Sales Manager for the UK and Ireland.
With over 20 years’ experience in the marine industry, James has worked extensively across many of the exciting and world renowned brands offered by the Dream Yacht Sales programme, including Beneteau, Dufour, Jeanneau, Lagoon and Fontaine Pajot to name but a few. A lifelong and passionate sailor, James has enjoyed racing and cruising extensively in the UK and Mediterranean, as well as trans-Atlantic to the Caribbean.
Dream Yacht Sales offers sailors a range of options to make luxury yacht ownership achievable and financially viable. Their carefully crafted, individually tailored Charter Management Programmes can offer a guaranteed income, no mooring, insurance or maintenance costs and up to 12 weeks sailing per year in some of the world’s best cruising grounds and enticing locations. Backed by Dream Yacht Charter, the company offers a fleet of +1000 yachts in +50 exotic destinations around the world.
Commenting on the appointment, Andy Byham, Director of Dream Yacht Sales UK and Ireland said; “I am extremely pleased to welcome James to the team. His wealth of experience and connections within the industry put him in a perfect position to build upon Dream Yacht Sales’ success going forward.”
James added; “This really is a great time to be joining a well-established, thriving company with a fantastic portfolio of high performance yachts and catamarans. Sailing is my passion and I’m excited to be able to help people realise their sailing dreams through an unrivalled range of programmes.
“I’m keen to help sailors realise how yacht ownership doesn’t have to be reserved for the financially elite and how it can be an attractive and affordable reality, allowing all the enjoyment and benefits with none of the overheads and ties of traditional ownership.”
James and the Dream Yacht Sales team will be at the Southampton Boat Show 2018, until 23 September 2018, showcasing a range of special offers and one of the company’s new Dufour 382’s on stand M155a.