Today Pinmar announced the appointment of Derik Wagner to spearhead its growth plans in the USA. Industry veteran Derik joins as Executive Director responsible for leading the US management team and driving the strategic development of the business in North America and the Caribbean.
Derik brings more than 20 years of global sales, business development and management experience, most recognised in the satellite and superyacht industries for his previous role as Managing Director of MTN’s Yacht Service business where he led the company to the top of their game achieving recognition as the preferred supplier of global managed VSAT services for the superyacht industry. Derik is exceptionally well connected in the global Superyacht industry; he was Past President of the International Superyacht Society (ISS) from 2015-17, has served multiple board terms and is a founding member of the U.S. Superyacht Association (USSA) as well as a former Anchor Member of the Marine Industries Association of South Florida (MIASF).
GYG is a market leading superyacht painting, supply and maintenance company, offering services throughout the Mediterranean, Northern Europe & the USA. The group primarily trades under the Pinmar, Rolling Stock, Technocraft and ACA Marine brands.