US yacht brokerage Northrop and Johnson of Newport, Rhode Island has expanded its sales team with the addition of broker Robert Jarrett.

Industry veteran Jarrett has more than 20 years of experience in the marine industry, holding positions such as vice president, senior sales director and managing broker with leading firms. He has worked on behalf of builders including Hatteras, Grand Banks, Sabre and Hinckley.

Founded in 1949, Northrop and Johnson has offices in Newport, Rhode Island, Boston, Ft Lauderdale, San Diego, Palma and the British Virgin Islands. The company offers yacht sales, new construction, charter, charter management, and yacht management.