Luxury and fast carbon sailing yachts in Israel and Cyprus
Yehuda Sommer, 63, has been sailing for over 40 years and was one of the first professional yacht brokers in Israel in the early 90’s. Yehuda founded Ofek Yachts in 1998 which went on to become the strongest yacht dealership in Israel for close to 20 years, working with highly respected brands. Yehuda is not just a veteran yacht broker, but an avid and very experienced sailor. In fact, for 7 consecutive years between 2005 to 2012, Yehuda and his team held the Israeli IRC\ORC championship.
With a yacht surveyor education, a very high technical sense and hands on approach, Yehuda had implemented in Ofek Yachts the values of meticulous and deep understanding of the products, Luxury and fast carbon sailing yachts in Israel and Cyprus
This, in fact, is the basis for the success of Ofek Yachts, most of all shown in the high rate of repeat clients throughout the years. not surprising considering Ofek Yachts has built itself a reputation of having top quality service
Family run business
Ofek Yachts is a family run business. Asaf Sommer, 36, is in charge of the sales and marketing of the company. Having been grown up at sea and around boats since the age of 5, Asaf knows his way around yachts like few others. A certified accountant by education, Asaf spent a few years in the financial world before returning to lead the sales in Ofek Yachts.
Passion for the sea
Between Yehuda and Asaf lie thousands of nautical miles of sailing – be it delivery of boats, pleasure sailing, racing or family vacations. The sea is their biggest passion. This is what gives Yehuda and Asaf the deep understanding of the needs of the client, which is being put to play during every stage of the yacht ownership experience – from the first thought of owning a new yachts and well beyond the point of finished warranty period.
Through their passion and experience, Yehuda and Asaf strive to provide their customers with the best experience of becoming a yacht owner.
High attentiveness to service and providing with a smooth ownership experience.
With the Israeli shore line short and un-inspiring, most of Ofek Yachts’ clients are sailing and using their yachts in different areas of the med as well as on further seas around the globe. This has led Ofek Yachts to develop the ability to provide fast, reliable and high quality after sale service to the clients in almost any point they will be around the med sea, especially from Italy to the east part of the med.
Understanding that the time spent on the yacht is perhaps the most precious time a yacht owner can have, Yehuda and Asaf are constantly expending their network of service partners that were hand picked to provide the clients with fast and professional service wherever they are.