Stephen White has stepped down as CEO of International Yacht Register (IYR). White, who is co-founder of the company, will be succeeded by Simon Dawson in the interim period.

"After nearly five years, I've decided it's time for me to step away from day-to-day operations", said White. "I'm grateful to all the industry, clients, partners, and most of all, friends and colleagues for the support and commitment they've given to me as CEO at IYR. I remain strongly committed to the company and look forward to continuing to serve in my capacity as a partner and chair of the board moving forward."

White will be attending the Monaco Yacht Show and will be discussing potential new projects.

Stephen White.

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