Heesen Yachts has announced the appointment of Thom Conboy as Director of Sales in North America, Mexico, Bahamas and the Caribbean. In his new role, Conboy will represent Heesen Yachts at the regions boat shows and develop a joint marketing campaign for the American market with the team in the Netherlands.
Conboy started his career in yachting three decades ago. He boasts a diverse background in the marine industry, with his expertise spanning from new construction to repairs and refits of large yachts. Having worked both for shipyards and brokerage houses, his knowledge of the sales process and yacht construction is comprehensive.
Conboy has also previously worked with Heesen. He comments on his return, saying, “I am thrilled to be back at Heesen and to have the chance to represent this highly respected brand in this territory. I am excited to share with the team my deep knowledge of a very specific market and work together to reach a whole new level of success.”
Mark Cavendish, Director Sales and Marketing at Heesen Yachts comments: “Thom Conboy has enjoyed much success with Heesen in the past and we hope to repeat this in the future.”