A DISTINCTIVE APPROACH
Hoek Brokerage was initially set up in 1998 providing a service for owners looking to sell or buy a Hoek Design yacht.
Over the years Hoek Brokerage has achieved international renown in the niche market of yachts developed by Hoek Design Naval Architects, along with an acclaimed personal service and in-debt yacht knowledge.
A close cooperation with the Hoek Design office gives Hoek Brokerage a prime position in the international yacht sales and charter market.
The service by Hoek Brokerage is offered in the following main categories:
– Sailing and motor yachts from the boards of Hoek Design, constructed around the world
– Currently owned sailing and motor yachts by owners who are developing new projects with Hoek Design.
– The Truly Classic and Pilot Classic range
– Premium quality classic yachts meeting the Hoek Design philosophy.
– Charter of sailing and motor yachts falling in the category of Hoek Design yachts.
The added value provided by Hoek Brokerage encompasses insider information on the performance and qualities of the yachts on offer and a comprehensive understanding of this niche market.
The team has a rich experience in the design and building process and has sailed most yachts built to a Hoek Design.
Moreover, an intimate knowledge of other yachts built at the many yards known to Hoek Design and Hoek Brokerage is offered.
Pieter A. van der Weide,Â Managing director
Pieter van der Weide has been at the helm of Hoek Brokerage since early 2008. His records show an impressive number of achievements, such as:
Selling a sizeable number of yachts ranging from the 36ft daysailer Josephine II to the 144ft J-Class Lionheart.
Offering the charter availabilties to a vast and increasing number of happy guests and owners.
Supervising various refits of yachts sold by Hoek Brokerage. Pieter’s experience encompasses technical, commercial, legal and managerial expertise and he has a rich boat building background, having previously set up and owned a company in the Netherlands that built steel, sail and motor yachts up to 60ft. Emigrating to New Zealand in 1983, he set up another yacht building company and continued building steel and aluminium motor and sailing yachts ranging from 70 ft up to 120ft.
Mob: +31 653 612 691
Arthur Hoogstad, Yacht Broker
Please meet our Palma de Mallorca based broker Arthur Hoogstad, who has joined the Hoek Brokerage team since November 2022.
Arthur has been a passionate sailor since childhood, and he brings more than two decades of professional sailing experience to his current role.
This hand-on experience is ranging from deckhand till licenced Master Mariner on sailing yachts of 65 ft upto a 250 ft classic tea clipper.
Consequently, Arthur has gained a very good overall technical knowledge and expertise on all aspects of the operation of yachts.
Throughout his career Arthur has also managed numerous refits and a wide range of surveys and inspections.
Before joining the Hoek Brokerage team, Arthur marketed and successfully facilitated the sale of a Truly Classic 78 as the captain of this yacht.
Arthur truly enjoys connecting with other sailors and is a dedicated matchmaker, finding a perfect match between new owner and yacht.
Mob: +34 655 420 705