Doug joined Global back when the companies HQ was a garden shed, and has looked after Global’s IT & Facilities for many years. More recently, Doug was appointed General Manager and now oversees all areas of the company. In his spare time, he’s either looking to book holidays or catching up on the latest TV series!
Matt has 15 years of yachting industry experience. Starting from the deck up, progressing to first mate and amassing 25000 miles at sea. Following a spell as a yacht broker and manager, Matt joined the team at Global. He now oversees sales across the whole of Global and leads the various teams that support all our Operational, New Build and Commercial customers. Outside of work, Matt spends a lot of time on the golf course perfecting his swing.
Having spent 7 years serving in the Royal Navy as a Marine Engineer and a further 3 years on dry land in London, Dale has swiftly moved up the Global ladder since joining us 3 years ago in a relationship manager role. Now Head of our Yachting division, Dale brings a wealth of knowledge and engineering experience leading the team in looking after all of our operational and refit superyacht customers. He is also our UK agent for Hamann’s activities. Outside work, Dale enjoys playing and watching rugby, traveling, manicuring his beard and drinking gin.
Jo joined the company in the summer of 2011 and became Head of Accounts at the beginning of 2013. Her role oversees the accounts team function, compiling financial reports and paying everyone’s wages. Outside of work Jo juggles an energetic automobile obsessed toddler and rock star wannabe husband. When she can steal some time for herself you’ll either find her dining with friends or curled up with a good book or two.
With many years’ experience in customer service, Harriet has slotted perfectly into life here at Global. Since joining the company in 2019, Harriet has swiftly progressed from being a Relationship Manager to Assistant Head of Yachting. Harriet loves what she states is “such a fast-paced role”, overseeing all customer activities and meeting the needs of all our operational customers. Harriet spends her free time eating out, shopping and spending time with her friends and family.
Lloyd has 6 years' Relationship Manager experience with Global. His main focus has been managing New Build Accounts with both engineering & deck enquiries. Now, as Assistant Head of New Build, Lloyd is utilising his experience to oversee all the team’s projects, yard visits around Europe, meetings with project teams and management companies, and representing Global at all major shows and events throughout the year. At home Lloyd is learning the joys of fatherhood after the recent arrival of his new son. He also plays football for his local 11-a-side team and, if he’s lucky, enjoys one less beer than he used to after the game.
Scott has overseen everything that comes in or out of Global for the last 9 years. Having managed thousands of shipments he takes great pride in not only how a shipment looks going out the door, but also the organisation & planning of making sure your items get exactly where you need them, when you need them. When out of work, Scott regularly plays skittles and enjoys days out with his daughter.
Lydia started at Global in 2016 and has recently relocated to Antibes, France, to begin her new position as our International Representative. Lyd will be regularly visiting all the major ports you visit along the French & Italian coastline, as well as attending the prestigious shows and events with the Global team - so be sure to see her out and about! Outside of work Lyd is currently training for her first ever Marathon, Dublin 2019!
Interior specialist Corinne has worked with many chief stewards and stewardesses on both operational and new build projects over her 12 years at Global, helping them source some often quite tricky and unique items! Corinne also specialises in supplying Galley equipment – an area close to her heart as her son is a chef. Corinne is a movie addict and visits the cinema at least once a week!
Paul has been with Global for 20 years. During his time here he has worked mainly as an Operational Account Manager but also had responsibility in the early days for warehousing and logistics in addition to his Account Manager role (Global was a lot smaller then!!). Out of the office Paul likes to go spinning at the gym and shooting his collection of firearms at local ranges.
Mel started Global in July 2018, managing Operational Accounts and supporting their engineering and deck needs. Her vast experience of working with key & executive clients means she is well equipped in providing great service whilst being prompt and diligent. Mel can be found getting involved in anything social - especially if it involves eating and drinking!
Chantel joined the Global team in 2018 and has worked in our New Build division since. Her responsibilities include ordering goods and handling follow ups, ensuring customers goods can be delivered on time and with no issues. Outside of work, Chantel spends much of her time supporting the Exeter Chiefs rugby team and tasting every flavour of gin possible!
Before joining Global, James was an Assistant Manager for a large eyewear company. It was here when James’ realized how much he enjoyed working with a wide variety of customers and genuinely helping people. James’ down to earth personality makes him the perfect fit for his current role at Global as a Designate Relationship Manager, where his main focus is on supporting new customers and “making every interaction count, even the small ones. They are all relevant.” Outside of work James can be found working on one of his classic cars or down at the Gun range working towards getting his license.
Having graduated from University with a degree in Equine Science, Laura rapidly gravitated towards sales, becoming an Area Executive for a horse feed company before joining the Global team in August 2019. Laura’s exceptional interpersonal skills, energy and can-do attitude have transferred ideally to her Relationship Manager role at Global in which her benchmark is the provision of outstanding customer service to crew from all departments. Laura enjoys developing her Global role whilst successfully expanding her portfolio of yachts. Her love for horses remains an important part of her life and owning two keeps her very busy.
Mal has worked for Global for almost 3 years and is our man on the ground in Palma. He makes sure that all of our clients based or temporarily docked in Mallorca and Barcelona are well looked after and that duties such as quoting, ordering and delivering go smoothly. His local knowledge, local sourcing and customer service is of great value to both customers and Global. Mal loves the outdoors, his main hobbies including dirt biking, rock climbing, hiking and snorkelling. If you're in the Palma area, get in touch!
Chloe joined the team in the spring of 2018 and has since been a sales coordinator. Her main focus is assisting on interior and galley orders for both Operational and New Build customers, taking care of quoting, ordering and follow ups. In her spare time, Chloe likes to renovate her campervan and eat an unhealthy amount of chicken nuggets!
Alex has been with the company for just over 2 years, and looks after anything marketing wise. He's the man behind our company literature, including our new Red Book, our social media channels, keeping our brand new website looking slick, and supporting events Global attend and host. Alex loves 6-a-side footy on a thursday night and enjoys some casual Fortnite on the weekend... Yes, he's an adult!