The decision was ratified at the ICOMIA plenary meeting held during last week’s Marine Equipment Trade Show (METS) in Amsterdam.
He replaces Tony Rice, ICOMIA secretary general, who has successfully managed the committee for many years.
ICOMIA’s Superyacht Division provides a forum for marine industry associations and their members to meet and discuss issues affecting them and, where necessary, to develop responses often in partnership with other sector associations.
ICOMIA was founded in 1965 to serve as a single voice for the marine industry worldwide. The group represents national boating federations in 35 countries.