Princess Yachts Australia Welcomes New Team Members


Alan Paterson and the team from Princess Yachts Australia are excited to announce the addition of two of the marine industry’s leading big boat sales professionals to their growing team.

Having recently celebrated the first anniversary of their partnership with Princess Yachts, and the sale of a number of new models into the market, the positive momentum continues for Australia’s leading luxury boating brand with the appointment of Steve Dittmar and Ian Swan.

Steve has sold, delivered and managed luxury motor yachts for over sixteen years both in the Caribbean and in Australia. It is with this experience that Steve has achieved has Master Class V Skippers ticket, and has helped him develop an intimate understanding of the needs of the owners of large luxury boats.

Ian joins Princess with a long and successful career in the Australian marine industry having sold and skippered many large luxury vessels. Ian brings to the team an extensive knowledge of the requirements of those who own luxury boats, and will provide an invaluable source of information for those who purchase a Princess motor yacht.

“Our business is continuing to grow considerably and we have achieved this through an absolute commitment to the requirements of those who purchase a Princess motor yacht from our range. I’m excited to further enhance the service and support we provide through the appointment of Ian and Steve to our team”, said Alan Paterson, Princess Yachts Dealer Principal. “We have a range of new models being released onto the Australian market over the coming months, and we identified the services of Ian and Steve as being invaluable for us to manage the enquiry, sales and ongoing owner support that we pride ourselves on”, said Alan.

Princess Yachts Australia is now servicing the needs of their owners throughout Australia and New Zealand, with leading dealers in each of the key boating markets. The appointment of Steve and Ian, who will be based out of the Australian head office at Hope Island Marina, will further enhance the ultimate big boat ownership experience offered by the entire team and dealers at Princess Yachts Australia.