About Us

What many dream, only you experience

SuperYachtsMonaco specialises in the sale, purchase and charter of yachts of all sizes. Headquartered in Monaco, our very experienced and dedicated team operates globally.

An established team, bringing together expertise from all areas of the yachting industry. Founded in 2008 with the goal of offering  clear, tailored, sales, purchase and charter services for clients. SuperYachtsMonaco is a highly successful, Monaco headquartered company with a global reach.

Meet the team

Jim Evans

Managing Director

Alex Banning

Director / Brokerage

James Auld

Director / Brokerage

Ewa Petts

CFO / Charter Broker

Anna Korolenko Yachting Assistant

Anna Korolenko

Office Manager / Retail Charter Assistant

Georgia Hutchinson

Sales and Marketing

Chloe Riley Charter Manager

Chloe Riley

Head of Charter Management

Anastasia Splosnova

Charter Manager

Paulina Steitz

Sales Assistant

Christopher Craven

Broker

Paola Scalabrino joins SuperYachtsMonaco

Paola Scalabrino

Charter Broker

Chris Richardson

Broker

Simon Ting

Broker

Christopher Mosley

Broker

Stig Jensen

Broker

Juan Andrade Yacht Broker

Juan Andrade

Broker

Thor Knappe

Broker

Nick Burleigh

Broker

Greg Dagge

Broker

Tom Lilley

Broker

Lars Svensson Broker

Lars Svensson

Broker

Vassilis Pateras

Broker

Maria Alekseenko

Charter Broker

Jim Evans

Managing Director

The founder of SuperYachtsMonaco in 2008 Jim has two decades of experience in the yachting industry.

From the Maldives to Monaco, from crew member and dive master to Managing Director of a successful brokerage company, his depth of knowledge of the market and operations on board is globally respected.

An expert in the field of large yacht construction and superb explorer yacht projects, Jim's open character ensures that clients are always at ease discussing their biggest ideas and wildest yachting dreams with him.

Speaks :

English flag French flag

Alex Banning

Director / Brokerage

Having been around yachts since age 6, Alex left the UK in 1989 to pursue opportunities to the South of France, working as a crew member for the following 11 years. In 2000, Alex leapt at the opportunity to sell the Ferretti Group products for the next 5 years. In 2005 he made the switch to Yacht Broker. Alex’s skills of communication, negotiation, ethics and balanced / pragmatic attitude have served his clients well over the years. In addition to the sale and purchase of new and used yachts, Alex loves new construction projects also, having completed almost 400 metres-worth of delivered projects over the years for various clients who have kindly entrusted him with such responsibilities. One of the three partners who run and operate SuperYachtsMonaco, Alex’s now 34 years in the industry, clean reputation, transparent manner and likeable character are a great asset for any person wanting to employ his and our services.

Speaks :

English flag French flag

James Auld

Director / Brokerage

With almost 20 years as a superyacht broker based in the South of France and Monaco, James is highly focused and experienced in the realm of large yacht sales & purchase.

Known for his discretion and diligence on behalf of owners and buyers alike, clients are reassured that their interests are well served through his global networks and in-depth knowledge of the industry.

James began his career in London with a 5 year stint as a successful shipbroker. Moving to sunnier climes in 2001 focusing on superyacht brokerage and new construction with a large yachting company, before moving to SuperYachtsMonaco in 2010 as a Director. James is an MYBA committee member and trusted by both clients and colleagues.

Speaks :

English flag French flag

Ewa Petts

CFO / Charter Broker

A founding member of the SuperYachtsMonaco team, Ewa has in-depth knowledge of the company's logistics and ethos. As the Chief Financial Officer she naturally has a strong grip of all matters administrative and is also a sought after Charter Broker.

With a career that has seen her based in Jersey, the UK, her native Poland, France and Monaco, her knowledge of finance & administration spans many jurisdictions. Ewa's direct and detailed approach is appreciated by both suppliers and charter clients alike.

Speaks :

Polish flag English flag French flag

Anna Korolenko

Office Manager / Retail Charter Assistant

Anna embarked on her yachting journey in 2013 as a Charter and Sales Assistant. Before she delved into yachting, Anna attained a Master’s degree in Linguistics and pursued a career as a teacher of English and French in Russia.

Anna's current responsibilities encompass office management tasks as well as providing assistance to the Retail Charter department.

Speaks :

Russian flag English flag French flag

Georgia Hutchinson

Sales and Marketing

With experience in luxury retail, a degree in International Relations and an affinity for the South of France, Georgia’s highly efficient working style puts her business, marketing & social media skills to perfect use in the superyacht environment.

Speaks :

English flag French flag

Chloe Riley

Head of Charter Management

Chloe manages the SuperYachtsMonaco charter fleet, bringing to bear her innate organisational and communications skills. Chloe began her yachting career in 2012, gaining her industry knowledge in a large yacht brokerage and manufacturer before moving to SuperYachtsMonaco.

Speaks :

English flag French flag

Anastasia Splosnova

Charter Manager

Before joining SuperYachtsMonaco, Anastasia served as a senior crew agent, facilitating communication between yacht owners, captains, and crew for urgent requests worldwide, using both English and Russian languages.

Earlier, Anastasia spent 8 years studying and working in London, where she obtained a first-class university degree and gained experience at Pfizer, the world's leading pharmaceutical company.

Speaks :

English flag Russian flag

Paulina Steitz

Sales Assistant

Paulina, a former Deckhand/Divemaster, brings two years of onboard experience in yachting. Transitioning to shore-based roles, her passion for the technical intricacies of luxury yachts led her to explore the sales side of Brokerage. Combining hands-on expertise with a keen understanding of the industry, she offers a unique perspective.

Speaks :

English flag German flag

Christopher Craven

Broker

Chris joined the yachting industry in 2001 and has since been deeply involved in all aspects of the yacht charter business. His experience and knowledge of yachts, crews and destinations along with his acute attention to detail result in the perfect charter experience.

Speaks :

English flag French flag

Paola Scalabrino

Charter Broker

With a law degree under her belt and a great passion for travel, Paola began her career in yachting in 2002.

Specialising in yacht charters and harboring a keen fascination for the myriad captivating destinations worldwide, Paola brings to her global clientele not only extensive experience but also unwavering standards of discretion and confidentiality.

Speaks :

English flag French flag Italian flag

Chris Richardson

Broker

With a career spanning seventeen years as a yacht captain and subsequently twenty-three years as a broker, Chris has gained a wealth of diverse experience in all aspects of the yachting industry. He has cruised many of the most desirable regions of the planet, operates in three languages and has been involved in several substantial charters and sales of both newbuild and pre-owned yachts. Chris is committed to understanding his clients’ needs and to delivering qualified advice to assist their decision making. The service is always delivered with complete discretion and unequalled confidentiality.

Speaks :

English flag French flag Italian flag

Simon Ting

Broker

Simon began his career as a yacht broker in 2002, since then, his focus and expertise has been on large yacht charters and sales.

Speaks :

English flag French flag

Christopher Mosley

Broker

Christopher left his finance career in Russia to join the team in 2015. Passionate with all things yachting from the technical side to exploring and incentivizing an owner’s unique perspective and vision. Christopher’s approach is with an open mind and close attention to requirements.

Speaks :

English flag French flag

Stig Jensen

Broker

Originally from Denmark, Stig has been based in Monaco since 2017 specialising in yacht sales and charter. Thorough and disciplined by nature and a former professional athlete, Stig brings with him a competitive mindset that always focuses on benefiting his clients' interest, whether it being on or off market transactions. 

Speaks :

Danish flag English flag

Juan Andrade

Broker

Having worked in yachting since 2004, engaging in a variety of sectors within the industry, Juan now focuses his expertise on yacht brokerage. Originally from Vigo, Spain, Juan was practically born into yacht brokerage and is our resident expert on the Latin American market as well as being the President of the Monaco YPY Association.

Testimonial from a 30m Yacht Owner:
"I [want to] thank you for the most professional way you handled the sale of (yacht name), my compliments. Your approach was different. You demonstrated a class much higher that your colleagues in the industry are familiar with. It was indeed a pleasure to do business with you. I am sure our paths will cross soon and I look forward to buying my next boat with your assistance."

Speaks :

Spanish flag English flag French flag

Thor Knappe

Broker

Thor began his career in 2000 in shipping, focusing on both the purchase and charter of ships and new build projects. His passion for all things nautical has led him to the world of yachting.

Speaks :

Danish flag English flag French flag

Nick Burleigh

Broker

Nick was introduced to the yachting industry when first organising the Nice Superyacht Show and the Monaco Yacht Show. He has been involved in yacht charter and sales for the last 20 years.

Speaks :

English flag

Greg Dagge

Broker

A keen yachtsman and an accomplished sailor in his early years, Greg's yachting industry understanding, exceptional level of experience and intimate knowledge of the Asia Pacific Region will ensure his success as a member of the company.

Speaks :

English flag

Tom Lilley

Broker

Growing up on the South Coast of England, racing on the Solent, Tom comes from a yacht brokerage family. Having worked in London for 7 years, Tom has a wealth of knowledge of both motor and sailing yachts.

Speaks :

English flag

Lars Svensson

Broker

With a decade of yacht charter management experience and a family owned yacht for the last 25 years, Lars brings a wealth of experience to the SuperYachtsMonaco team. Based in Copenhagen, he will primarily look after our Nordic clients, focusing on charter and sales.

Speaks :

Danish flag English flag

Vassilis Pateras

Broker

After 25 years of experience in the yachting world, including winning the Round Britain Power Boat Race, Vassilis joined SuperYachtsMonaco in 2012 and is based in Greece.

Speaks :

Greek flag English flag

Maria Alekseenko

Charter Broker

With over 11 years experience as a retail charter broker, Maria brings a wealth of knowledge across brokerage and yacht consulting to her role at SuperYachtsMonaco. For all your yacht charter aspirations from Antarctica to Tanzania, Maria is ready to assist.

Speaks :

English flag Russian flag
Anna Korolenko Yachting Assistant
Chloe Riley Charter Manager
Paola Scalabrino joins SuperYachtsMonaco
Juan Andrade Yacht Broker
Lars Svensson Broker

Jim Evans

Managing Director

The founder of SuperYachtsMonaco in 2008 Jim has two decades of experience in the yachting industry.

From the Maldives to Monaco, from crew member and dive master to Managing Director of a successful brokerage company, his depth of knowledge of the market and operations on board is globally respected.

An expert in the field of large yacht construction and superb explorer yacht projects, Jim's open character ensures that clients are always at ease discussing their biggest ideas and wildest yachting dreams with him.

Speaks :

English flag French flag

Alex Banning

Director / Brokerage

Having been around yachts since age 6, Alex left the UK in 1989 to pursue opportunities to the South of France, working as a crew member for the following 11 years. In 2000, Alex leapt at the opportunity to sell the Ferretti Group products for the next 5 years. In 2005 he made the switch to Yacht Broker. Alex’s skills of communication, negotiation, ethics and balanced / pragmatic attitude have served his clients well over the years. In addition to the sale and purchase of new and used yachts, Alex loves new construction projects also, having completed almost 400 metres-worth of delivered projects over the years for various clients who have kindly entrusted him with such responsibilities. One of the three partners who run and operate SuperYachtsMonaco, Alex’s now 34 years in the industry, clean reputation, transparent manner and likeable character are a great asset for any person wanting to employ his and our services.

Speaks :

English flag French flag

James Auld

Director / Brokerage

With almost 20 years as a superyacht broker based in the South of France and Monaco, James is highly focused and experienced in the realm of large yacht sales & purchase.

Known for his discretion and diligence on behalf of owners and buyers alike, clients are reassured that their interests are well served through his global networks and in-depth knowledge of the industry.

James began his career in London with a 5 year stint as a successful shipbroker. Moving to sunnier climes in 2001 focusing on superyacht brokerage and new construction with a large yachting company, before moving to SuperYachtsMonaco in 2010 as a Director. James is an MYBA committee member and trusted by both clients and colleagues.

Speaks :

English flag French flag

Ewa Petts

CFO / Charter Broker

A founding member of the SuperYachtsMonaco team, Ewa has in-depth knowledge of the company's logistics and ethos. As the Chief Financial Officer she naturally has a strong grip of all matters administrative and is also a sought after Charter Broker.

With a career that has seen her based in Jersey, the UK, her native Poland, France and Monaco, her knowledge of finance & administration spans many jurisdictions. Ewa's direct and detailed approach is appreciated by both suppliers and charter clients alike.

Speaks :

Polish flag English flag French flag

Anna Korolenko

Office Manager / Retail Charter Assistant

Anna embarked on her yachting journey in 2013 as a Charter and Sales Assistant. Before she delved into yachting, Anna attained a Master’s degree in Linguistics and pursued a career as a teacher of English and French in Russia.

Anna's current responsibilities encompass office management tasks as well as providing assistance to the Retail Charter department.

Speaks :

Russian flag English flag French flag

Georgia Hutchinson

Sales and Marketing

With experience in luxury retail, a degree in International Relations and an affinity for the South of France, Georgia’s highly efficient working style puts her business, marketing & social media skills to perfect use in the superyacht environment.

Speaks :

English flag French flag

Chloe Riley

Head of Charter Management

Chloe manages the SuperYachtsMonaco charter fleet, bringing to bear her innate organisational and communications skills. Chloe began her yachting career in 2012, gaining her industry knowledge in a large yacht brokerage and manufacturer before moving to SuperYachtsMonaco.

Speaks :

English flag French flag

Anastasia Splosnova

Charter Manager

Before joining SuperYachtsMonaco, Anastasia served as a senior crew agent, facilitating communication between yacht owners, captains, and crew for urgent requests worldwide, using both English and Russian languages.

Earlier, Anastasia spent 8 years studying and working in London, where she obtained a first-class university degree and gained experience at Pfizer, the world's leading pharmaceutical company.

Speaks :

English flag Russian flag

Paulina Steitz

Sales Assistant

Paulina, a former Deckhand/Divemaster, brings two years of onboard experience in yachting. Transitioning to shore-based roles, her passion for the technical intricacies of luxury yachts led her to explore the sales side of Brokerage. Combining hands-on expertise with a keen understanding of the industry, she offers a unique perspective.

Speaks :

English flag German flag

Christopher Craven

Broker

Chris joined the yachting industry in 2001 and has since been deeply involved in all aspects of the yacht charter business. His experience and knowledge of yachts, crews and destinations along with his acute attention to detail result in the perfect charter experience.

Speaks :

English flag French flag

Paola Scalabrino

Charter Broker

With a law degree under her belt and a great passion for travel, Paola began her career in yachting in 2002.

Specialising in yacht charters and harboring a keen fascination for the myriad captivating destinations worldwide, Paola brings to her global clientele not only extensive experience but also unwavering standards of discretion and confidentiality.

Speaks :

English flag French flag Italian flag

Chris Richardson

Broker

With a career spanning seventeen years as a yacht captain and subsequently twenty-three years as a broker, Chris has gained a wealth of diverse experience in all aspects of the yachting industry. He has cruised many of the most desirable regions of the planet, operates in three languages and has been involved in several substantial charters and sales of both newbuild and pre-owned yachts. Chris is committed to understanding his clients’ needs and to delivering qualified advice to assist their decision making. The service is always delivered with complete discretion and unequalled confidentiality.

Speaks :

English flag French flag Italian flag

Simon Ting

Broker

Simon began his career as a yacht broker in 2002, since then, his focus and expertise has been on large yacht charters and sales.

Speaks :

English flag French flag

Christopher Mosley

Broker

Christopher left his finance career in Russia to join the team in 2015. Passionate with all things yachting from the technical side to exploring and incentivizing an owner’s unique perspective and vision. Christopher’s approach is with an open mind and close attention to requirements.

Speaks :

English flag French flag

Stig Jensen

Broker

Originally from Denmark, Stig has been based in Monaco since 2017 specialising in yacht sales and charter. Thorough and disciplined by nature and a former professional athlete, Stig brings with him a competitive mindset that always focuses on benefiting his clients' interest, whether it being on or off market transactions. 

Speaks :

Danish flag English flag

Juan Andrade

Broker

Having worked in yachting since 2004, engaging in a variety of sectors within the industry, Juan now focuses his expertise on yacht brokerage. Originally from Vigo, Spain, Juan was practically born into yacht brokerage and is our resident expert on the Latin American market as well as being the President of the Monaco YPY Association.

Testimonial from a 30m Yacht Owner:
"I [want to] thank you for the most professional way you handled the sale of (yacht name), my compliments. Your approach was different. You demonstrated a class much higher that your colleagues in the industry are familiar with. It was indeed a pleasure to do business with you. I am sure our paths will cross soon and I look forward to buying my next boat with your assistance."

Speaks :

Spanish flag English flag French flag

Thor Knappe

Broker

Thor began his career in 2000 in shipping, focusing on both the purchase and charter of ships and new build projects. His passion for all things nautical has led him to the world of yachting.

Speaks :

Danish flag English flag French flag

Nick Burleigh

Broker

Nick was introduced to the yachting industry when first organising the Nice Superyacht Show and the Monaco Yacht Show. He has been involved in yacht charter and sales for the last 20 years.

Speaks :

English flag

Greg Dagge

Broker

A keen yachtsman and an accomplished sailor in his early years, Greg's yachting industry understanding, exceptional level of experience and intimate knowledge of the Asia Pacific Region will ensure his success as a member of the company.

Speaks :

English flag

Tom Lilley

Broker

Growing up on the South Coast of England, racing on the Solent, Tom comes from a yacht brokerage family. Having worked in London for 7 years, Tom has a wealth of knowledge of both motor and sailing yachts.

Speaks :

English flag

Lars Svensson

Broker

With a decade of yacht charter management experience and a family owned yacht for the last 25 years, Lars brings a wealth of experience to the SuperYachtsMonaco team. Based in Copenhagen, he will primarily look after our Nordic clients, focusing on charter and sales.

Speaks :

Danish flag English flag

Vassilis Pateras

Broker

After 25 years of experience in the yachting world, including winning the Round Britain Power Boat Race, Vassilis joined SuperYachtsMonaco in 2012 and is based in Greece.

Speaks :

Greek flag English flag

Maria Alekseenko

Charter Broker

With over 11 years experience as a retail charter broker, Maria brings a wealth of knowledge across brokerage and yacht consulting to her role at SuperYachtsMonaco. For all your yacht charter aspirations from Antarctica to Tanzania, Maria is ready to assist.

Speaks :

English flag Russian flag

Join our team

Dynamic, focused and self-motivated individuals are welcome to send CVs for roles they feel would be a good fit for them as part of the SuperYachtsMonaco team.

Yachting is a career but it is also a life choice. If you are prepared to go the extra mile and have the relevant skills to work in a challenging but rewarding environment, please send us your CV and a personal message.

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