Dutch superyacht systems integrator Alewijnse has appointed Jacco van der Stelt as the new commercial manager of Lantic Entertainment Systems.

Lantic’s new commercial manager will be based at the company’s premises in Nijmegen, the Netherlands and will be responsible for representing the Lantic brand to Alewijnse customers in the luxury yachting sector.

Van der Stelt spent 14 years with NXP Semiconductors, where he was involved in the sale of components for high end entertainment solutions. Although new to the yachting sector, van der Stelt is eager to be involved in the industry.

Alewijnse acquired Danish firm Lantic in May 2009. The Alewijnse group of companies supplies yacht builders including Amels, Cyrus Yachts, Holland Jachtbouw, Oceanco and Royal Huisman.