Published: Monday, 21 November 2016

Chinese shipyard Heysea Yachts Company Limited has welcomed George Mei as its Vice President from Oct 18.

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(Photos: Heysea Yachts - George Mei)

George Mei graduated from Huazhong University of Science and Technology with a Bachelor of Engineering majoring in Naval Architecture and has spent the last 17 years working in the yacht industry. Kingship, Tricon/NISI and IAG Yachts are the well-known made-in-China brands and he specialised in building luxury yachts for export in different sizes.

King Baby 140 and Serenity 133 were built and delivered successfully by Mei to American Owners when he was appointed as General Manager of IAG Yachts and King Baby is the finalist of the World Superyacht Award and Showboat Design Award in 2015. It was there at these other shipyards that George served as Vice President or General Manager contributing in production, project management, cost budget control, vendor selection as well as general management responsibilities. 

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(King Baby 140)

Mei has travelled the globe extensively and delivered more than 23 luxury yachts, ranging in size from 50 feet to 140 feet, in the past for some of the world’s most demanding high-profile clients and corporations and prides himself on providing five-star service.

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