Yacht crew recruitment agency YPI CREW takes over Edmiston
Yacht crew recruitment agency YPI CREW has acquired the recruitment division of Edmiston.
The Antibes-based yacht crew recruitment agency YPI CREW team has taken on the Edmiston recruitment team of four, which boosts their staff total to 16, and has taken on all on-going crew placement from Edmiston.
YPI CREW president Laurence Lewis commented:
“I am delighted to welcome the Edmiston recruiters to YPI CREW. The team is talented, experienced and will be a great asset to the company, allowing us to develop further.
“Recruitment is not a commodity purchase and quality recruiters are increasingly essential in today’s sophisticated market. Clients pay for the soft skills recruiters bring to the table, which technology cannot do. With a team of 16, we are confident we can provide the best service to clients and candidates alike.”
Laurence Lewis - YPI CREW president
Edmiston concentrates on yacht brokerage, management and charter, and have recruited at every level, from deckhand to captain, which will now be handled by the yacht crew recruitment agency YPI CREW.
Jamie Edmiston, CEO of Edmiston, said:
“YPI CREW are the world-leading crew recruitment company and I know they will nurture and grow the Edmiston crew division, ensuring the team and clients receive the level of service they require.
“I would personally like to thank all the team for their hard work and dedication over the years and I know they will be a great asset to YPI CREW in the years to come.”
Jamie Edmiston - CEO of Edmiston
About YPI CREW About Edmiston
The new alliance comes not long after YPI CREW celebrated its first anniversary within commercial shipping giant the Schulte Group, a ship-owning and large ship management business with offices in 29 countries.