Robbie Sargent has joined OYS as Rigging Sales Manager, with immediate effect. Robbie brings with him 30+ years’ experience in the rod rigging business, working on yachts ranging from mini-transats right through to the world’s largest modern sailing megayachts.
His illustrious marine history, makes Robbie a strong candidate for this role, having always worked with major rod rigging manufacturers. Robbie has previously worked with OYS and is known by many in the industry as the man to go to for technical answers and solutions.
“OYS has evolved and diversified its product range in order to remain at the forefront of development and to be in a position where we can meet customer requirements,” comments Mark Barwell, Sales Director for OYS. “I’m looking forward to working with Robbie, our paths have crossed on many projects in recent years, and it’s great to have his knowledge and experience back at OYS.”
A keen sailor himself, when not participating in superyacht events in the Caribbean and the Mediterranean, Robbie can be found cruising the waters of the South Coast of England, the Channel Islands and Northern France.
“I am very excited to be joining the team at OYS, and I look forward to developing and further strengthening the rigging division,” comments Robbie Sargent.