Anglo-Eastern Ship Management and Northrop & Johnson Asia Announce Joint Venture
Published: Thursday, 14 May 2015
Anglo-Eastern Ship Management and Northrop & Johnson Asia recently announced their joint venture for superyacht management and support.
Anglo-Eastern Yacht Services is headquartered in Hong Kong and provides a complete range of management services for superyachts such as: crew recruitment; technical and operational support; flag state, classification and other regulatory compliance; security, charter management; insurance including claim and dispute handling; fuel, lubricants, provisions, stores and spare parts supplies; port/marina logistics and agency arrangements; accounting, financial and payroll administration; and corporate services.
Anglo-Eastern Yacht Services is accredited for managing yachts according to the International Management Code for the Safe Operation of Ships and for Pollution Prevention (the ISM Code) and holds a Document of Compliance issued by DNV GL.
(From left: Anglo-Eastern Group CEO Marcel Liedts, Northrop and Johnson Asia CEO Bart Kimman, Anglo-Eastern Group CEO Peter Cremers, Anglo-Eastern Group Technical Officer Bryan Tse)
Anglo-Eastern CEO Peter Cremers and Northrop & Johnson Asia CEO Bart Kimman are both keen yachtsmen who saw the potential of combining Anglo-Eastern's proven management skills and resources with the commercial and operational expertise of Northrop & Johnson to create a yacht management services joint-venture company to serve the steadily increasing fleet of superyachts in Asia.
“The joint venture with the Anglo-Eastern Group combines the best of two worlds: in-depth knowledge of compliance and administration, with intimate practical knowledge and experience of how superyachts should be run,” says Kimman.
Anglo-Eastern Yacht Services has offices at the Gold Coast and Wanchai in Hong Kong.