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Mon, 25 Nov 2019

Simpson Marine - Interview with Howard Prime, Country Manager, Thailand

Simpson Marine is one of Asia's largest yacht dealers.

The company represents some of the biggest and most prestigious names in yachting, including Sanlorenzo, Monte Carlo Yachts, Fairline Yachts, Beneteau, Lagoon, Aquila and Viking, to give them an enviable portfolio that caters to a variety of wealthy clients and their different needs.

Howard Prime. Click to enlarge.

With offices around the region, Simpson Marine recently appointed Howard Prime as the new Country Manager for Thailand, based in Phuket.

As Simpson Marine were at the 8th Ocean Marina Pattaya Boat Show, on from 21-24 November, Steven Howard of TravelNewsAsia.com sat down with Howard Prime to ask him how 2019 compares to 2018, what types of boats they are selling in Thailand and to whom, and what plans they for the future.

We also discuss racing, and you will learn about Simpson Marine's plans to get more involved with events here in the Kingdom, and around the region, and how they hope to encourage the youth of Thailand to start sailing.

Howard tells us about some of the yachts they have recently sold, how their charter business is doing out of Phuket, and what new addition will join the fleet later this year. All that and much, much more in the FHD video and podcast below.

Simpson Marine - Interview with Howard Prime, Country Manager - Thailand

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