International marina and offshore engineering consultancy ABL Group announced today that Adam Jackson has been appointed as head of its yachting division ABL Yachts. In his previous role as leader of the large yacht team at the UK Maritime and Coastguard Agency, Adam Jackson successfully increased the number of yachts registered in the UK.
“Adam is a highly experienced technical consultant who has covered casualty investigations, condition inspections and port state compliance for the world’s premier flag states. He is well respected in the yachting and commercial shipping industry, and we look forward to having him lead our global superyacht offering” says John Walker, managing director for maritime (Americas) at ABL Group.
ABL Yachts delivers Superyacht survey and consulting services to the insurance industry, yacht brokers, management companies and owners worldwide. ABL Yacht’s services include pre-purchase surveys, owner’s representation, vessel design and engineering, sea trial supervision, newbuild and refit project management, risk assessments, and marine casualty investigations.
Before his employeement at the UK Maritime and Coastguard Agency, Adam worked job roles in Superyacht construction and refit yards as a project manager, naval architect and systems engineer.