02 October 2018

Claire van der Vorm joins IYC as Charter Consultant

IYC is delighted to welcome another exceptional new team member, with Claire van der Vorm joining the new IYC UK office as Charter Broker. Claire will be one of the founding members of the new London office, which opened in September 2018, expanding IYC’s already impressive network even further.

Claire joins IYC with many years of experience to her name, having built a long career in yachting and the brokerage sector. Most recently she headed the charter division at Cecil Wright & Partners. Highly respected by both her peers and clients she has a wide network of contacts and connections. Thanks to her expert understanding of the charter and brokerage sectors Claire has an in depth knowledge of the global charter fleet, crew and cruising areas, as well as legislation and tax affecting charter yachts. She particularly enjoys creating unique charter experiences that combine personal elements with special destinations, believing that flawless planning is the key to charter success.

With a large amount cruising experience around the popular Caribbean, West Mediterranean and Greece IYC clients will benefit from Claire’s first-hand knowledge and creativity in putting together memorable charter itineraries. Claire is known for her attention to detail and aims to research, trial and test as many charter yachts and destinations as possible in order to be able to recommend a truly bespoke experience for all her clients.

“It’s a great privilege to be asked to set up IYC London with Richard Gray.  Richard and I used to work on charters together back in his days at superyachts.com so I already know we work well together.  Having quietly observed IYC’s approach and growth over the years I’ve been so impressed.  And I’ve always enjoyed working with IYC’s fantastic Charter Management Team so this feels like a great fit – as well as being a huge opportunity.”

To contact Claire van der Vorm click here.

For more information on IYC’s range of services please contact the IYC office most convenient to you. IYC has offices in Fort Lauderdale, Palm Beach, Miami, Nantucket, Great Lakes, Monaco, Greece, Russia, Croatia, Montenegro, London, Scandinavia and Malta. To contact an IYC office click here.