THE SUPER YACHT INDUSTRY BOOK

ABOUT THE BOOK

  • It is the first textbook ever written about the Super Yacht industry it focuses mainly on yachts of over 50 meters long.
  • The aim of this book is to describe in easy terms how the entire industry works and how every profession from designer to shipyard to broker relates to each other.
  • This will be a reference for the future generation in yachting, which consequently will  make the industry more transparent and more professional moving forward.

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Table of Contents

THE CHAPTERS


INTRODUCTION

  • The Market of yachts over 50 meters 
  • Who are the yacht owners? why do they buy yachts?

Written by: The Super Yacht Intelligence, and

Wealth X

YACHT BASICS

  • What is a Yacht ?
  • Main parts of a yacht
  • Sailing terms, seamanship definitions
  • The Yachting Industry overview

YACHT DESIGN

  • Yacht design process
  • Styles of designts
  • Basics of Naval architecture
  • Basics of Engineering

Written by: Tim Heywood, Sorgiovanni, Andrew Winch, Van Ooossanen, and Lateral Engineering

YACHT BUILDING

  • Hull Design
  • Yacht Building Process
  • Classification by Lloyds
  • Basics on Engines by MTU

Written by Oceanco

YACHT SALES

  • Yacht management (financial, technical, operational)
  • Refit
  • Paint
  • The Yacht Manager

Written by Edmiston, Ocean Independece & Fraser Yachts

YACHT OWNERSHIP

  • Certificate of Registry
  • VAT management
  • Flag
  • Family Office

Written by Rosemont Intl & JTC

YACHT MANAGEMENT

  • Yacht management (financial, technical, etc.)
  • Refit
  • Paint
  • The Yacht Manager

Written by Fraser Yachts

YACHT CHARTER

  • The Yachting Experience
  • Yacht Charter Process

Written by Burgess Yachts

YACHT CREW

  • The Crew Roles on board
  • Certification
  • Life on board 

Written by Bluewater 

MARITIME LAW

  • Basics of Maritime Law
  • The buying and purchasing process
  • Important codes to know 

Written by Hill Dickinson

THE FUTURE OF YACHTING

  • Sustainability
  • Alternative Propulsion systems

Written by Lateral Engineering

About the Author

Monaco-resident Marcela de Kern Royer combines a passion for yachting with a strong international academic background.

As the Business Development Director for ICON Yachts, with past experience in asset management including super yachts, she has gained excellent exposure to all facets of the industry including new build, refit, brokerage, management, supplier and charter.

She obtained an MBA from Hult Business School in Boston, USA and a BSBA degree from the International University of Monaco.

Marcela has lived, studied and work around the world including Monaco, Boston, Miami, London, Dubai, Guatemala and France as places she has worked, lived and studied. She speaks fluently six languages with Spanish as her mother tongue; English, Italian, French, German and Portuguese also.

Credentials

About the Editor

Nicci Perides is a writer, journalist and editor, she is currently Head of PR & Communications at Burgess. She also has her own journalism company. She has experience of over 10 years as an editor, she has worked for The New York Times, and in luxury travel in collaboration with Abercrombie & Kent, Journeys.com amongst others. She has the perfect skills for this book, combining yachting knowledge, with her marketing and editing edge.

https://www.nicciperides.com/contact

Rating: 5 out of 5.

“Finally someone to write it all down,This is exactly what the Industry is missing!’

Fiona

Rating: 5 out of 5.

Lot’s of good stuff and solid potential

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Jan Jaap Minemma, Fraser Yachts

Rating: 5 out of 5.

I strongly believe that a book as you described is generally missing for our industry so it may become the de-facto reference guide for owners, new professionals, for supporting training courses, and for refreshing the ecosystem knowledge of professional already performing in industry

Matteo Matteo Magherini, Lateral

The Contributors

Alex Teji, Hill Dickison
Janet Xanthopoulos, Rosemont Intl

Peter Edwards, MYBA & Royal Oceanic

Nick Edmison, Edmiston

Joel Chinn, JTC
Manuel Bianchi, Wealth X

Jan Jaap Minnema, Fraser Yachts
Silvia Andriotto, JTC
John Wyborn, Bluewater
Engel De Boer, Lloyds Register
Paris Baloumis
Jelena Vezia, Ocean Independence

Perry Van Oossanen, Van Oossanen

Merijn de Waard, Super Yacht Times
Tim Heywood

Companies participating:

The Book In Numbers


1st

Textbook in the Yachting Industry

30

Advice from more than 30 experts in Yachting

12

Chapters of Content

100%

Credibility