Gulf Craft, change at the helm: Gregory Yeakle on his way Gulf Craft, change at the helm: Gregory Yeakle on his way
Gregory Yeakle is the new Chief Executive Officer of Gulf Craft. He succeeds Erwin Bamps who held the position for the past 4 years... Gulf Craft, change at the helm: Gregory Yeakle on his way

Gregory Yeakle is the new Chief Executive Officer of Gulf Craft. He succeeds Erwin Bamps who held the position for the past 4 years and has now moved on to a new role as advisor to the board for international matters.

Before joining Gulf Craft, Gregory Yeakle was the head of Operations for Cornerstone Management Consulting where he and his team worked with the Gulf Craft group. According to the group’s Chairman, Mohammed Al Shaali, “This experience has helped to ensure a smooth leadership transition.”

Mr. Yeakle states that, “These are challenging yet exciting times for the industry. Innovation and technology are combining to provide amazing new products and services possible for Gulf Craft. As a lifelong boating enthusiast, I am delighted to have the opportunity lead Gulf Craft into the next phase of its global expansion”.

Before joining the team of the UAE-based shipyard, Gregory Yeakle helped generate strong growth as CEO of companies including Informix, Alexander Proudfoot Company and Invensys. More recently, he was Global Head of the Oil and Gas division of Accudyne Industries and was Managing Director of Milton Roy and Dosatron