Highfield Boats, the world’s leading manufacturer of aluminium-hulled rigid inflatable boats (RIBs), has announced the appointment of a Managing Director for its European operation, Mathilde Delfour.
Mathilde will lead the operations of Highfield Boats in the key Europe markets with the goal of maintaining the company’s number one position in the region.
Mathilde brings to the position more than a decade of experience in the marine sector, including eight years within Groupe Bénéteau, one of the world leaders of the boating industry. She has held appointments in a number of locations between Asia, Europe and the USA.
With her experience of focussing on international dealer network development, customer satisfaction and the implementation of sales and marketing strategies Mathilde is thoroughly equipped for the role of Managing Director Europe at Highfield Boats.
“We are pleased to welcome Mathilde Delfour to the Highfield Boats family,” comments CEO Julien Carussi. “Mathilde’s broad international expertise across the global boating sector will contribute to our commitment to enhancing our brand in Europe and to working more closely with our customers.”
Mathilde Delfour comments on her new position: “Highfield Boats has already proven to be a major player in the tender and RIB business despite the company’s young age of only 12 years. We have high ambitions for the European market and I look forward to putting my experience and enthusiasm to use.”
Mathilde takes up the appointment at Highfield Boats with immediate effect and can be contacted on +33 7 81 69 78 32 or via email@example.com.