8 January 2018

BURGESS WINS BEST BROKERAGE COMPANY IN ASIA

Burgess is delighted to announce that it has been awarded the accolade of Best International Brokerage Company in Asia at the Christofle Yacht Style Awards 2018. 

In celebration of the inaugural  Phuket Rendezvous, Yacht Style magazine, celebrating its 10th anniversary launched the premier 2018 CHRISTOFLE YACHT STYLE Awards to recognise the best of the yachting industry in Asia and internationally. Coined as the ‘must -attend event in Asia’s maritime calendar’ and with awards judged by industry peers, Burgess is honoured to have received the title of Best International Brokerage Company in Asia

Held on the first night of the PHUKET RENDEZVOUS at Phuket Boat Lagoon, Thailand on 4 January, 2018, Tiah Hwee, Business Development Manager and Mark Woodmansey, Yacht Broker and Chief Representative (Greater China) attended the award ceremony and collected the trophy on behalf of the company. 

This marks a major milestone in Burgess’ efforts in Asia. Burgess formally launched its first operations in the Asia Pacific region in 2015 in Singapore, with further offices now in Tokyo, Hong Kong, and with more exciting plans due to be announced imminently. 

“We would like to thank Gael and Olivier Burlot of Yacht Style and all involved in the Christofle Yacht Style Awards for their continued support. We would also like to extend our congratulations to Anil Thadani, owner of superyacht LATITUDE, who won the Lifetime Achievement Award” said Jean-Marc Poullet, Chairman, Asia.

“Burgess is expanding rapidly within the region and could not have done this without the joined-up efforts of all associated. We are very excited about the future.”  Mark Woodmansey, Yacht Broker and Chief Representative (Greater China).