This issue of THE YPI SELECTION brings together the heads of all our specialist divisions for an insight into how some of the groundbreaking changes within yachting over the last few years can benefi t you.

Two of the world’s most inspirational and innovative industry players, multi awardwinning designer Philippe Briand and Perini Navi’s Burak Akgül, share their latest developments, whilst YPI Fleet & ISM/ISPS Manager, Roberto Dellepiane, encourages owners to profi t from all that the US coastline has to offer by being properly prepared for entering US Waters.

Laurence Lewis, director of the Group’s specialist crew arm, YPI Crew, outlines the pros and cons of trying to recruit professional crew through social media and we present some of the world’s best brokerage offers to date together with an enticing selection of some of the best charte destinations to enjoy this winter.

Happy reading and our best wishes for getting nothing less than the very best from your yachting with YPI.