Our highly experienced Sales Team have delivered over $1.5 billion dollars globally and have supported both buyers and sellers along each step of the journey. headed up by longstanding brokers and yachting professionals, our team are based in both Monaco office and Sydney, with new global locations being added throughout 2022 and 2023.
Contact our team for selections of yachts to buy, proposals to best market your current yacht for sale and advice on owning and operating your yacht.
From luxury Mega Yachts, to Catamarans, we have hundreds of yachts available to purchase whatever your brief may be.
Meet the Sales Team
IAN MALOUF Managing Director
Australian businessman Ian Malouf is an experienced yacht owner, charterer, self-confessed work and yacht-a-holic.
Malouf spends 75% of every year on the water, travelling the world with his wife Larissa and their five children.
Ian’s love of the high seas and a personal frustration that grew when chartering out his own vessels is what inspired his passion for launching Ahoy Club, Yacht Sales & Charter business
ELLIE MALOUF Chief Operating Officer
Ellie Malouf is the Chief Operating Officer at Ahoy Club.
Across every facet of the business, including charters, commercial partnerships, marketing, finance and PR, Ellie worked closely with Ian in bringing Ahoy Club from concept to creation. Ellie believes in putting the customer before all else.
Her first-hand experience in yachting means she knows what is essential in providing seven-star services, value and most importantly, a fun time on the water for clients.
PETER THOMPSON Global Sales Director
Ranked amongst the world’s most successful sales brokers, with over 60 superyacht sales, totalling over 1 billion euros, to date
A leader both in his fields of yachting expertise and in the true sense of the word as a hands-on director of globally recognised superyacht companies.
Peter has been a frontrunner in large yacht brokerage and new build sales for over 17 years and was prior to that the captain and owner’s representative of an array of large yachts over a 25-year period. As Captain he experienced all facets of yachting, from circumnavigating the globe 4 times to sitting on the board of international shipyards. His wealth of first-hand knowledge has always set him apart, along with his tireless devotion to the task in hand, that of ensuring an owner or a buyer has the opportunity to exhaust all avenues in their pursuit of yachting happiness.
JULIA SIMPSON Commercial Director
With a career in yachting spanning over 16 years, Julia directs our commercial operations to ensure owners in our fleet and our clients a level of insight and service that is a cut above.
Teaming up with Peter for almost 12 years in marketing, sales and building successful commercial teams, relationships and systems. With a wealth of experience in selling, chartering and marketing superyachts globally since 2006, Julia guides and advises buyers, charterers and owners alike. Always seeking the best fit for purchase or vacations and for owners bringing yachts to the marketplace with the right message to attract suitable buyers or charterers and ultimately close deals.