Singapore

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YP Loke

+65 9736 1819

ypl@mba.blue

 

YP Loke is Managing Director of Singapore-based Spinnaker International, a company specialising in technical and advisory services in the recreational marine sector. Much of his focus is on marinas, particularly in new markets where boating is at an early stage of the industry development life cycle. 

He is a vice-president on the ICOMIA Executive Committee, the world body for recreational boating and a member of the ICOMIA Marinas Working Group. YP is an honorary member of the Hong Kong based Asia-Pacific Superyacht Association (APSA). He was conferred Person of the Year at the 2012 Asia Boating Awards.

On the local industry front, YP is the chairman of the Singapore Boating Industry Association, and a council member on the Singapore MPA (Maritime Port Authority) convened National Maritime Safety at Sea Council (NMSSC). He is the SingaporeTourism appointed Conference Ambassador for the boating sector. On the recreational front YP is Vice-President on the General Committee of Raffles Marina, Singapore.

YP graduated in Naval Architecture from the Southampton Institute, UK, and is a CMM (Certified Marina Manager). He also holds an MBA from the Cranfield School of Management, Cranfield University, UK. He writes the occasional commentary on the state of the boating industry for various boating publications and has been a speaker at several marina and boating conferences worldwide.