Experience

The YYachts employees have a combined total of hundreds of years of yacht building experience.

We are a real team made up of a wide variety of characters and nationalities. We discuss passionately with one another and are only satisfied when we have developed the best solutions. Everyone in our team has spent decades building boats and is still passionate about their profession.

Our common belief is simple: we only let yachts leave the shipyard with which we ourselves would sail around the world. 

Below are three of many examples of why our team is so unique.

Luca Giammattei

Luca Giammattei has been working at YYachts as Head of Production for four years. The Italian is responsible for the entire technical equipment of the yachts and has already developed numerous innovations for YYachts. Before moving to Greifswald, Giammattei worked at several Italian shipyards, where he completed a number of large yacht projects and looks back on 25 years of professional experience. He is one of the main pillars of the YYachts team.

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Raeed Ghabra

Raeed Ghabra has been part of the YYachts team since 2016, having moved to Germany from Swaida/Syria a year earlier. Ghabra studied aerospace engineering and is therefore well equipped for all high-tech tasks. At YYachts, he primarily produces design drawings and system plans.

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Mirko Ihlenfeld

Mirko Ihlenfeld is a carpenter through and through. After his educational training in Lubmin, he gained work experience in the Netherlands and then returned to his home country. Born in Greifswald, he has been working with boats and yachts for over ten years and at YYachts he appreciates the challenge of implementing the interior in consistent lightweight construction and cooperating with internationally renowned designers.

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YYachts Hall yard

In the sheds of Michael Schmidt Yachtbau, located on the Baltic Sea on the outskirts of Greifswald, we can produce yachts up to 33 meters LOA.

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YYacht Vision

Our promise to you is: We are a good company.

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There is a quote attributed to several famous thinkers: "I'm writing you a long letter because I didn't have time for a short one."

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Yacht construction design

YYachts works with the best designers and engineers in the world. Some models have already won awards.

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