The Sanlorenzo UK Team is made up of some of the most experienced individuals in the industry. With years spent looking after multiple brands for yacht owners and buyers from the UK to Asia and beyond.
The team are on hand to deliver a personal and professional service from introduction to aftersales. The service is as tailor made as the yacht they will build with you.
Having grown up in and around the water, Nick spent many years competitively racing an assortment of dinghies and yachts around UK and European waters. Following university Nick joined Ancasta and spent a number of years successfully running the busy Lymington office before taking the reins of the Prestige Motor Yacht brand for Ancasta. During his tenure, the Ancasta / Prestige dealership won a succession of awards for both sales and service whilst successfully growing the brand into one of the top three most popular motorboat brands in the UK.
Now heading up Sanlorenzo UK, Nick is excited to be introducing this exclusive brand to the UK audience.
Having been brought up surrounded by the sea on his native Jersey, James was sailing from an early age be it a Laser dingy, the families ketch rigged cruiser or friends motor yachts.
Beginning his career in Investment Banking as an Equities trader he took a sabbatical in 2002 which turned into four years of adventure sailing and instructing. When the time came to return to a desk, Yacht Brokerage was the natural progression to remain where his passion lay. This provided opportunities to spend four years working in Hong Kong followed by seven years with Camper and Nicholsons’ in the South of France. During this time James specialised in the sale of yachts in excess of 24m and was responsible for the sale and purchase of many pedigree large yachts representing clients from across the globe.
When James was approached to become a Sanlorenzo representative he jumped at the chance to work with a Shipyard that is at the forefront of design, innovation and quality.