Bekirhan Egriboz Superyacht Broker Profile
Superyacht Broker Bekirhan Egriboz was born in Istanbul and started sailing from a young age at the Istanbul Sailing Club.
After he moved to France, when he was fourteen, he studied in an International School in Antibes/Valbonne, there he continued sailing with the school team.
Bekirhan continued his studies at the Ecole d'Architecture in Paris where graduated first as an architect and then with a postgraduate diploma in naval architecture in 2007.
He then stated to work with Philippe Briand Yacht Design, as architect-engineer. He was part of Jeanneau Shipyard Design Team during next years. İn 2010, he opened his design office in la Rochelle, he worked on several new designs with Jaguar Catamarans, Rhea Marine, Rhea Trawlers, Ocea shipyard project with Michel Joubert and different yacht refit projects with most of the important shipyards in Turkey. He was also designing buildings in Paris during these years and they won several concours with a design team of Pierre Bauer. He moved to Turkey back in 2012 for fallowing the Rhea Trawler project with Bertrand Danglade. He worked as project architect, project coordinator, and sales and marketing manager with Rhea Trawlers.
He set up with the Borusan Engineering and Rhea Trawler the sales organization and production/sales in Turkey. In 2014, he decided to work directly to his private clients with several shipyards and worked as a superyacht broker with reputable Turkish firms before he created his own brokerage company in 2015.
The most recent years have seen Bekirhan participate in the sale of a number of notable superyachts. His passion for the sea and his taste for classic and modern design long range cruising yachts with an experience as architect, project manager, owner representative and broker, and his knowledge about shipyards and production in Europe and Turkey, his quality for understanding clients wishes make him today a valued specialist on Yacht Building and Yacht Sales.
He is today part of the Yacht & Villa team, managing the Istanbul superyacht brokerage office.
Bekirhan is fluent in Turkish, French and English