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Previous Speakers

A selection of thought leaders and innovators who have spoken at previous editions of The Superyacht Forum, who we will inviting to participate in The Superyacht Forum Live programme during our countdown to The Superyacht Forum Live. If you would like to take part in our programme of virtual and live events, or wish to put someone forward for consideration. Please contact

Martin H. Redmayne

Chairman - Editor in Chief
The Superyacht Group

Dr. Mohammed Ali Al Barwani


John Allen

President, Quantum Marine Engineering Inc.

Terry Allen

Technical Director, McFarlane ShipDesign

Toby Allies

Sales & Marketing Director, Pendennis

Captain AJ Anderson

CEO, Wright Maritime Group

Jo Assael

Technical Director, Döhle Yachts

Martin Baum

Managing Director, Pantaenius Yacht Group

Konrad Bergstrom

X Shore

Mike Blake


Richie Blake

Director, Dohle Private Clients

Olivier Blanchet

Head of finance, BNP Paribas Group

Paul Bournas


Michael Breman

Sales Director, Luerssen Yachts /President, Superyacht Builders Association (SYBAss)

Giorgio Campini

Shareholder, Director, Tecnopool

Barin Cardenas

CEO/Founder/The New Yachts Company/YachtCreators

Paolo Casani

President, Camper & Nicholsons International

Patrick Coote

CMO, Northrop & Johnson

Tom de Vries

Operational Director, Koninklijke De Vries Scheepsbouw

Henk de Vries

CEO, Feadship Holland

Sergei Dobroserdov

CEO Dynamiq

Tanguy Ducros

Monaco Marine

Will Faimatea

Director and Founder, Bond Technical Management

Richard Franklin


Barry Gilmour

Chairman & Chief Executive, Royale Oceanic Ltd

Aino Grapin

CEO, Winch Design

Matthew Griffin

Futurist & Founder, 311 Institute

Kiran Haslam

Princess Yachts

Ken Hickling

Viking Recruitment

Mike Hitch

Marine Director, Golden Fleet - Captain, M/Y Golden Odyssey

Marnix Hoekstra

Owner, Vripack

Casper Kleiman

Head of Marketing, VBH

Wim Koersvelt

Yacht Concepts and Construction Consultants B.V.

John Leonida

PhD Researcher and Consulting Superyacht Industry Advisor

David Lewis

Laurent Giles

Jacqueline Lyne

Director of Yacht Management, CA Charter Division & Recruitment, Edmiston & Company

Robb Maass

Alley, Maass, Rogers & Lindsay, P.A.

Marcello Maggi

Founder, MMYB

Ian Malouf

Ahoy Club

Arthur Mamou-Mani

Mamou-Mani ltd

Simone Marconcini


Rory Marshall

Newmar Overseas

Greg Marshall

President and CEO, Gregory C. Marshall Naval Architect, Ltd.

Captain Adrian McCourt

Group Chief Engineer, Munich Re Syndicate Limited

Paul Miller

Director of Underwriting, Hiscox MGA

Remy Millott

Chief Executive Officer, GYG plc

Paolo Moretti

Yachting Business Area Manager, RINA S.p.A.

Derek Munro

Yacht Consultancy

Farouk Nefzi

Marketing & Brand Director, Feadship

James O'Callaghan

Director, Eckersley O'Callaghan

Espen Oeino

Founder and Principle Designer, Espen Oeino International S.A.R.L. (EOI)

Justin Olesinski

CEO, Olesinski Ltd

Richard Orme

Clear Ocean Pact

Brendan O'Shannassay


Rob Papworth

Operations Director at MB92 La Ciotat

Stefano Pastrovich

Pastrovich Studio

Massimo Perotti

Chairman, Sanlorenzo

Andrea Pezzini

President & Co-Founder of Floating Life

Anna Pobereznha


Vincenzo Poerio

CEO, Tankoa Yachts

Pier Posthuma de Boer

Feadship Refit & Services

Zeb Robin

Technical Director, Bond Technical Management

James Roy

Yacht Design Director, Lateral Naval Architects Ltd

Ronno Schouten

Head of Design, Feadship / De Voogt Naval Architects

Jasper Smith


Peter Southgate

Maritime Authority of the Cayman Islands

Fiorenzo Spadoni

Manager Italy Yachting Centre, RINA Group

Adrian Tinkler


Rob Tobin

Riela Yachts

Jay Tooker

Partner, Holman Fenwick Willan

Stefano Tositti

CEO of Evolution Yachting

Alison Vassallo

Fenech and Fenech Advocates

Ivo Veldhuis

Mayfair Marine

Hein Velema


Patrick Voorn

Independent HVAC Consultant

Mike Worthington-Leese

Senior Director, Winterbothams Ltd

Kay - Johannes Wrede

WREDE Consulting

John Wyborn

Director, Bluewater

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