Human Resources: They change jobs in the boating industry - 23 November 2018

Philippe Cabot joins Yanmar Marine France

Appointments, departures, job changes... There has been movement at Sunseeker, Yanmar, Plastimo, Monte Carlo Yachts, Prestige.

Philippe Cabot joins Yanmar

Philippe Cabot joins the Yanmar Marine France team in training since the direct takeover of management by the Japanese engine manufacturer at the expense of Fenwick . He is in charge of the sales manager position. Philippe Cabot was previously site manager at Rouxel Nautic and sales manager at Bénéteau QuoVadis in Hyères.

Christian Marti takes over as head of Sunseeker

Christian Marti has been appointed CEO of the British motor boat manufacturer Sunseeker. Like his predecessor Phil Popham, who came from Jaguar Land Rover and left for Lotus, the new manager comes from the automotive world. He was previously Vice President of Aston Martin.

A naval architect at the technical direction of Heol Composites

Philippe Roulin, naval architect and founder of Perspective Yacht Design, joins Heol Composites. In parallel with his initial activity, he took over the technical management of the specialist in hollow carbon parts.

Plastimo expands its marketing team

The equipment manufacturer Plastimo is strengthening its marketing team. Frédéric Blodo joins the Oriental company to manage the marketing department, in charge of product studies.

Christophe Caudrelier takes over as head of Monte Carlo Yachts

Christophe Caudrelier, Chief Financial Officer of the Bénéteau group, has been appointed President of the Italian subsidiary of the Vendée group, which specialises in luxury yachting. This appointment by the General Assembly follows the revocation of Carla Demaria in conflict with the parent company. The rest of the management team is maintained.

Erwin Bamps takes the helm of Prestige

Prestige, the Bénéteau Group's brand of large motor boats, has a new Managing Director. Erwin Bamps is in charge of the mission for Jean-Paul Chapeleau, CEO of Jeanneau. The new manager, 49 years old, was previously CEO of Gulf Craft, a manufacturer of luxury fibreglass yachts based in the United Arab Emirates.