September 18th, the 5th Annual Superyacht Finance Forum will take place in in Monaco. The program this year features an extraordinary line-up of Superyacht commercial and finance talent, including a unique, special feature exclusively on developments of the Chinese Superyacht market. We are extraordinarily fortunate to have Mr. Ji Fu-Xing, Deputy CEO of ICBC Leasing, flying in to participate in the program.
Hein Velema, CEO of Fraser Yachts, will give the morning's Keynote address, capping an opening session that will put demand into perspective, as both Nick Martin, from Boat International Media, and Ash Rajan, Head Investment Policy, with Merrill Lynch Global Private Client, providing special insights.
The energy and insights continue with a panel featuring:
Joseph F. Killian, Founder & CEO, Killian Yacht & Ship Brokers
Dominic Millman, Sales Broker, Burgess
Jeremy Dean, Head of Shipping and Marine Finance, Investec Bank Plc.
Elinor Dautlich and colleagues from Holman Fenwick Willan will examine, with experts Andrew Walters of Albany Trustee Company Limited, Anthony Galea, Partner at DF Marine, and Ayuk Ntuiabane, Director at Moore Stephens, the shifting tax, finance and corporate structures providing Superyacht ownership with secure, efficient and smart structures and domicile models.
Patrick Adamson, Chairman of the leading media management firm, MTI Network, will shed vital light on reputation protection best practices in a world of fast-moving aggressive media and social media paparazzi.