Equiom, the global professional services provider is pleased to announce the appointment of superyacht industry expert, Chris Stokes. Chris brings more than 18 years’ experience in the maritime industry, having worked with high net worth individuals (HNWIs), high profile figures and multiple organisations within the industry.
With responsibility for the strategic global growth of Equiom’s broad portfolio of yachting services, Chris will manage relationships with industry partners and potential clients while also supporting Equiom’s overall yachting strategy. Chris specialises in sales, marketing, events and strategy and has worked in a variety of senior roles across four continents, including his role as CEO at an award-winning global yacht brokerage firm. He is a graduate of Middlesex University (Dubai) and an active member of various international marine industry associations.
Richard Tribe, Head of Equiom Private Office commented on the appointment:
‘It is fantastic to have Chris on the team. His extensive experience and ability to identify new opportunities in the maritime industry will contribute significantly to consolidating our position as a global leader in yacht services. I am pleased to welcome Chris and look forward to working with him to grow our yachting business.’
‘I feel privileged to be working for a global firm with the in-depth knowledge required to fully support the superyacht industry. With the backing of a brilliant team and access to technical knowledge across the globe, I have the perfect platform from which to further develop Equiom’s yachting business. I have a real passion for yachting and I am looking forward to working with the team to boost Equiom’s visibility in the industry.’
Chris Stokes and the Equiom yachting team will be at the Monaco Yacht Show from 25 - 28 September. To contact Chris or arrange a meeting at the Monaco Yacht Show, email email@example.com.