Asiamarine, a Hong Kong-based yacht services specialist, has announced the appointment of Yannick Littoux as its new general manager in the Philippines. Littoux will assume responsibilities from April 1.

In addition to its offices in Hong Kong, Asiamarine operates offices in Thailand, Philippines, Indonesia, Vietnam and Singapore. Its core business ranges from yacht management, charter, and sales of both new and pre-owned yachts.

Littoux has been part of the maritime industry for a number of years, beginning as a broker of sailing yachts in Brittany, France, before starting his own shipyard manufacturing innovative Semi-rigid RIBS in France.

Relocated in Singapore, Littoux has held the position of business development for the Piriou group of company, a shipyard producing work boats and support vessels.

“Eric Noyel, CEO of Asiamarine, is convinced that the experience and energy of Yannick will strengthen the Philippines operation, which has seen a surge in yacht sales in recent years,” reads a statement.

Established in 2014, the company is a joint venture between Asiamarine Group (HK, Thailand, Indonesia, Singapore) and The Soong family.

Asiamarine is the exclusive dealer for world leading yachting brands: Sunseeker, Galeon, Numarine, FP Catamarans, Wellcraft and Hatteras.