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    1UK Senior Staff

    Meet the key players & staff at 1uk.com for boat sales and purchases

    An outstanding team with a vast knowldege of online markting and the Internet which with a passion for Yachts, Jets and luxury products have helped 24hrs Ltd and 1 UK establish itself has one of the New Dynamic Successful Luxury Brand Websites, with a whole fresh approach.

    An enthusiastic and vibrant team that feeds of each other and with excellent communicatiion skills we can beat anyone with our second to none service and client /VIP support.
    If you are considering a Superyacht charter, Selling or purchase of Yachts, Private Jet Charter or purchase something from our marketplace products range then our advisors have years of background knowdledge in the Luxury products industry that will be invaluable in assisting you with your purchase or charter.

    We eat, sleep, and dream yachts, luxury, speed, at dream destiinations because owning a luxury yacht is a lifestyle and one that should be throughly enjoyed to the max...

    Below are some of the key members to the 1 uk Management Team and behind the scenes we have content writers, yacht sales advisors, Web developers and project managers working to keep the 1 UK machine well oiled and running fast and smooth

    Head of Team

    Paul Thompson
    Paul ThompsonCEO & Founder
    Hello Visitors, I am the Managing Director here at 1uk.com, and from my picture with my grandson Theo, my aspiration ii to build this successful business into something special that can be passed down through generations that can service you the customer with a better than best service. Quality of service, VIP treatment for ALL of our clients and an amazing customer service that is outstanding and informative. With 22 years Internet Marketing as my background I have more online marketing experience than anyone else in the UK as a pioneer of Internet Marketing in the UK since 1994. I am passionate about my company and appreciate that the only thing that matters is the customer and servicing their needs to the best of my ability. I have a hands on approach with the business and don't fear mucking in when required. With a family history of Sailors it was really a natural progression for us to go down this route however I wanted to offer a very affluent full luxury service which is why we now have a range of luxury websites, with Luxury Properties, Luxury Yachts for sale, Private Jet Charters, Business Class Flights and Travel, Designer fashion and more. I am approachable and easy to talk to if you have any direct issues that you would like to raise with me or projects to discuss, please do feel free to get on touch and let us assist you in selling your boat or making a purchase from one of our boats for sale..
    David Holden
    David HoldenSenior Programmer
    David has worked with Paul since the early 90's and is skilled in many aspects of computer programming and languages, with recently working at Thinkspain.com and Helphound he has the skills and experience that fit perfect with our goal of achieving top positions in Google for Luxury Products. David is very direct in his approach and is strong vigilant working ethics make him an invaluable part of the team. Whilst residing in Spain for 10 years David is also fluent in Spanish and can assist with any issues that require an interpreter. Also with a passion for yachts and boats David is happy to help with setting up your account with 1uk and listing your boats for sale.
    Tracey Thompson
    Tracey ThompsonAssistant
    Whilst not directly employed by the company, Tracey still plays an important volunteer role in assisting with VIP servicing and client communications as well as liaising with central agents on Charter yachts. The rock behind our MD who supports Paul with his business trips as a PA to ensure the smooth ticking of the 1uk.com machine.

    Sales Team

    Michael Wight
    Michael WightSales Advisor
    Michael is an integral part of the 1uk.com luxury yacht sales team, and our luxury properties. With a background in Project Management and House Building Mike has worked with us for over 15 years on various projects from developing Gatwick Airport website, Marketing for Thomas Cook at Gold Medal Travel Group PLC and his financial knowledege is a key part in the business.
    Tiago Balsini
    Tiago BalsiniSenior Sales Representativetiago.balsini@1uk.com
    We are pleased to introduce to you our West Mediterranean Sales Representative Tiago Balsini. Covering all of Portugal, Spain and the South of France Tiago is available to deal directly with any enquiries on sales or purchases. Tiago has a prestigious yachting background working as head chef aboard many yachts and superyachts including MY Maryah, MY Idol, MY Oxygen, MY Sweet Doll, MY Kinta, MY Alaska to name but a few and also many world wide Restaurants including Michelin Star. Tiago also speaks Portugese, Spanish, English, French and Italian. He has a BA degree in medical sciences and has a Coastal Maritime Navigational Certificate. With a sound yachting background and also in the design of yachts, Tiago is well equipped to assist you with your purchase and advise you on all aspects of a sale or purchase. If you would like to make an appointment with Tiago then please email him and he will call you back at his earliest convenience.
    Corrinne ThompsonSales & Charter AssistantCorrinne.Thompson@1uk.com
    Corrinne is the daughter and of Paul and Tracey the company founders and assists the sales representatives with some of the administration work on documents and research. Corrinne is also a director and is currenly undergoing some extensive training on the ins and outs of yacht brokerage and chartering. She has visited many destinations and helps the team on deciding charter destinations for clients and also assists with making travel arrangements for staff and clients.

    Aircraft Sales Team

    Jas Hawker
    Jas HawkerJet Sales Partnerjas.hawker@1uk.com
    We are pleased to announce our new partnership with Jas Hawker who will be heading up our private jet sales at 1uk.com Jas the youngest ever pilot at 18yrs to fly the Tornado Ground Attack aircraft and went on to be the commanding office and leader of the world Famous RAF acrobatic display team the Red Arrows. Jas is available to discuss your needs for the purchase or charter of business jets and has a wide range of contacts to source jets and aircraft of any type. Look out for our new private jet listings which will be live on the 1uk.com website very soon. 1uk - 1st for luxury

    Client Says

    Sales and Marketing

    Nikki Alford
    1uk.com have been marketing the Bessie Ellen for our classic sailing voyages and we have been very pleased with their professional approach and online marketing knowledge which we found unique as opposed to an old Skipper with a web site who had little internet skills which is usualy the route that many take. So yes would receommend to anyone
    Nikki Alford Skipper Bessie Ellen


    Steve Bunion
    We used 1 Uk for a charter yacht in the Mediterranean, the website is great and simple to use and was a nice smooth transaction.
    Steve Bunion Direct Windows
    Sunseeker yachts for sale

    Luxury Brands

    We have a Range of Luxury Products in the 1uk group of sites: 1uk.com was first registered in 1998 by Paul Thompson, almost 20 years old now it is without doubt one of the best domain names in the UK. The company is on a mission to use it's incredible online marketing skils and force to dominate the top postions in Google to attract the best quality visitors for our central listings. Advertising your boats for sale with 1 UK will give you a dedicated marketing specialist to liase with you. Working with UHNWI and VIP's we can help and advise you on the best online strategy to market your luxury yachts for sale. We also have one of the best Charter teams to assist you with charting superyachts anywhere in the world. Through Strategic partnerships we can help with a multitude of luxury travel services including Private jet hire and alos our luxury spanish property site.

    Luxury Yachts for VIP's

    We offer a an excellent service for VIP's with the upmost discretion guaranteed

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