Northrop & Johnson in the US has opened a new office in Newport Beach, California.

The new location will specialise in yacht brokerage, new construction and retail charter, and is headed by sales brokers Jim Elliott, Todd Rittenhouse, Tom Corkett and Dennis Moran. Together they have more than 100 years of combined yachting industry experience.

Northrop & Johnson is a full-service yacht brokerage, offering sales, new construction, charter, charter management, yacht management and crewing. The company has offices worldwide.