Unit 6 Ground Floor Aberdeen Marina Tower 8 Shum Wan Road Aberdeen, Hong Kong
If you are looking for a yacht to buy or sell in Hong Kong, the Simpson Marine Hong Kong office should be your first port of call. As the company’s head office, Simpson Marine’s Hong Kong base is a hive of activity and includes a large team of yachting experts operating across all our services, from yacht sales to brokerage, charter, management, yacht care and after sales services. Hong Kong is also home to our dedicated service centre. Our management, yacht brokers, support and technical marine services teams are located within the Aberdeen Marina Club facility in order to easily meet the needs of our clients.
Hong Kong is an ideal yachting base as it combines all the highlights of city life, but with stunning cruising grounds in easy reach. A perfect location for enjoying yachts of all sizes, as well as the incomparable yachting lifestyle, Hong Kong is also home to a wide selection of Simpson Marine’s finest luxury yacht brands, including Sanlorenzo superyachts, Bluegame, Fairline Yachts, Beneteau, Lagoon and Aquila Power Catamarans. Our dedicated expert team would be delighted to advise on the best model to suit both your lifestyle and the local Hong Kong yachting scene.
Unit 6 Ground Floor Aberdeen Marina Tower 8 Shum Wan Road Aberdeen, Hong Kong
Mike Simpson is a pioneer of Asia’s yachting industry and has played a leading role in the growth of the yachting lifestyle across the region over the last 40 years.
He has accumulated an extensive network and knowledge of shipyards, manufacturers and yacht construction that is unparalleled in the Asia market and is now focused on driving our Superyacht Division with quite a few superyacht transactions in the region.
Considered as a key opinion leader in Asia, Mike is proactively acting on behalf of the local maritime community to liaise with governments and encourage them to provide more support to the industry with the construction of new marinas in the region and more sailing friendly regulations.
Mike is fluent in English, Chinese, French and German, his language skills refined through his many years spent cruising the Mediterranean, Caribbean, Atlantic and South China Sea.
Richard brings a wealth of knowledge and experience from the UK where he was the Beneteau Brand Manager for Ancasta International. With over 15 years of working with the Beneteau shipyards and very good understanding of the leisure boat charter market, he is constantly looking for new charter opportunities and aiming to provide the best yacht purchasing experience to all clients throughout South East Asia. He is certainly one of our best sailors in the company with a long record of regattas and races in his log.
Peter – a fellow member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales, Association of Chartered Certified Accountants, and Hong Kong Institute of Certified Public Accountants – has more than 30 years of experience in auditing, budgeting, financial planning and control, and cash flow management. Peter specialises in business process improvements and project management. Prior to joining Simpson Marine, Peter was the director and Chief Financial Officer, subsequently Chief Operating Officer, of a well-known water sports equipment group with vertical integration from manufacturing to retail operations. As a chartered accountant, Peter began his career at KPMG Peat Marwick and Deloitte where he gained experience in IPO and merger and acquisition. Peter joined Simpson Marine in late 2019.
Hailing from the UK, Nick Stratton was the brokerage manager at UK’s largest brokerage firm, Ancasta International Boat Sales for five years where he oversaw an office responsible for sales of more than 50 boats a year.
He received his professional training as a yacht broker at the Yacht Brokers, Designers and Surveyors Association (YBDSA), UK.
Nick moved to Singapore to join Simpson Marine in 2010 having recognised the tremendous growth potential for yachting in Asia. Young and dynamic, Nick has completed over 300 sales in his career and has a wealth of knowledge on buying, selling and running yachts in SEA.
Nick has a passion to promote the yachting lifestyle in Singapore and the Southeast Asia region and can be found most weekends out on his own boat in Singapore.
Before being nominated as Sanlorenzo Sales Manager, Nick was Singapore Country Sales Manager for the past 3 years.
Ewa brings 15 years’ experience in strategic and product Marketing (Sales and Branding) and Business Deveopment and a strong reputation amongst international industry members.
Her role concentrates on establishing and implementing Simpson Marine’s corporate communication across Asia and internationally and driving powerful marketing campaigns for Sanlorenzo, Bluegame, Fairline Yachts, Aquila, Beneteau and Lagoon with a clear goal to position these excellence-driven brands as leaders in their sectors throughout Asia and support the ongoing expansion of the brands and services portfolio (Charter, Yacht Management, Service, Toys & Tenders).
She is actively following all latest marketing trends tendencies and focuses on driving creative digital and social media campaigns.
During her first year at Simpson Marine she was working from the Shanghai office and in August 2016 she relocated to Hong Kong Headquarters. She is fluent in five languages – Polish, English, French, Spanish, Mandarin and can speak Italian, Portuguese and Japanese on a conversational level.
She is passionate by the planet’s blue treasure box and recently has taken on dinghy sailing and club racing.
She is also Board Member of the Hong Kong Boating Association in Hong Kong representing industry for Charter and proactively working in the Boat Show working group. Additionally, she volunteers as Role Model at Inspiring Girls Charity Organisation that aims at empowering girls around the world to believe in their dreams and raise their professional and life aspirations with confidence.
Cindy has worked in the hospitality industry for more than 25 years which included 12 years in a private jet management company before she joined Simpson Marine. With her last company, she was involved in corporate administration, aircraft delivery projects and conducted flight attendant trainings in the areas of service excellence, etiquette, presentations, safety and emergency procedures, etc.
From first started learning on her own Nacra16 catamaran to recently racing on bigger boats, Cindy is a keen sailor and enjoys water sports. She has recently obtained Pleasure Vessel Operating Grade 2 License and engaged in power boat handling, you can easily spot her anywhere in HK water all year round.
With her passion and enthusiasm in the maritime sector, expertise and professionalism in the services industry, Cindy is a great fit to the Hong Kong Simpson Yacht Management Team and she will be overseeing the whole YM department’s operations in Hong Kong.
Paco is a diligent and well organized individual with humorous, friendly and caring personality. With his transport-related bachelor’s and MSc in Edinburgh, Paco also holds extensive client service experience to Ultra-high-net-worth individuals, whether in verbal or written communications. Prior to joining Simpson Marine, Paco has three years experiences of servicing UHNW passengers at VistaJet.
Tom was born in London and grew up in various parts of the world before working for over ten years in the United States. Tom is always curious about people and their respective cultures, and Hong Kong has always captivated him. In early-2016, Tom fulfilled a lifelong dream and moved to Hong Kong, which happily led him to Simpson Marine. Tom’s father grew up boating off the east coast of the United States, and both his love and respect for being on the water were quickly passed on to Tom and his younger brother. After childhood summers sailing and boating in Maine, Tom spent recent adult years enjoying the waters near Boston Harbor and also in the vicinity of Palm Beach, Florida. A day spent boating is a day well spent, and this is something Tom looks forward to sharing with you.
Windie Tsoi, born and raised in Hong Kong has always had a passion for the sea. Having served two years in the Sanlorenzo Asia division of Simpson Marine, Windie is well versed in all aspects of brokerage and new yacht sales. Windie is driven by the goal of bringing clients’ ideas to life and in creating memorable yachting experiences across Simpson’s extensive brand portfolio.
Windie enjoys a variety of water sports from sailing to water-skiing and loves nothing more than a weekend afloat. Her adventurous nature means there is always a story to share!
Having grown up in the marine industry, with his parents the distributors for major marine equipment brands, Kevin has extensive technical yachting knowledge. A degree in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Warwick only strengthened his theoretical understanding of the technical side of different yachting mechanisms. This knowledge is hugely beneficial to Simpson Marine’s customers as he can offer expert answers and solutions throughout every stage of their yacht ownership journey.
Having studied in the United Kingdom, and undertaken work experience in China, Kevin is fluent in Cantonese, Putonghua and English.
With over 20 years of experience as marine designer and boat builder, Richard worked on challenging projects that require innovative ideas and approaches. He brings a wealth of knowledge from boat building and construction to yacht servicing to Simpson Marine team. Richard speaks English and Mandarin.