Döhle Yachts has announced the addition of Döhle Yachts Technical Services Ltd to its portfolio of services. The Isle of Man-based firm has appointed Richie Blake, former deputy director for the Cayman lslands Shipping Registry, as director of the new company.
Commenting on the appointment Robert Tobin, director of Döhle Private Clients Ltd, says: “Richie’s deep involvement in both the Passenger Yacht and Large Yacht Codes along with his technical and regulatory experience and excellent working relationship with many industry leaders made him an obvious choice for Döhle as we strive to better serve our clients and continue to promote professionalism, service, integrity and excellence in the yachting industry.”
In addition to holding a leading role in the Cayman Islands Shipping Registry for the last nine years Blake has been involved with passenger ship new construction on behalf of Carnival Group as well as Lloyds Register in Germany, Italy, France and Japan.
Based in Douglas, Döhle Yachts specialises in support and corporate solutions for superyachts.