Multihull Solutions Expands To Asia
Published: Tuesday, 17 December 2013
Following Multihull Solutions’ success in Australia and New Zealand, the company has officially expanded its operations to Asia. From January 2014, Multihull Solutions will be the exclusive distributor of Fountaine Pajot and Catana Catamarans in SE-Asia and will also represent Sunreef Yachts, TAG Yachts, NEEL Trimarans and Privilège Catamarans in the region.
The company now has offices in Phuket and Singapore to provide sales and service for new and pre-owned multihulls. The Asian team will work closely with the Australian and New Zealand teams to ensure new and existing clients are comprehensively serviced throughout the entire Australasian region. This network also expands the company’s pre-owned multihull brokerage, making it the largest in the Asia Pacific region.
Multihull Solutions has appointed Andrew de Bruin as the general manager for its Asian operation, Andrew will be based in Phuket’s Boat Lagoon in Thailand. Andrew has an extensive history in the marine industry including roles as Sunsail Whitsundays operations manager, service manager for Beneteau Yachts-Vicsail in Sydney, and a successful decade as senior broker at Lee Marine Co. Ltd in Thailand.
Multihull Solutions managing director Mark Elkington said the Asian expansion is an extremely exciting development for the company.