Aquila appoints strategic partner in Gulf
Aquila Power Catamarans has appointed KJM Marine as its strategic partner in six Gulf countries.
The Aquila 70 Luxury could show in Abu Dhabi in November
Aquila Power Catamarans, a world leader in luxury power catamarans, has announced a strategic partnership with KJM Marine across the GCC (Gulf Cooperation Council) countries of United Arab Emirates, Kuwait, Saudi Arabia, Qatar, Oman and Bahrain.
KJM Marine plans to showcase the brand’s flagship Aquila 70 Luxury at this year’s Abu Dhabi International Boat Show from November 16-19, followed by a regional debut of the Aquila 42 Yacht at the 30th Dubai International Boat Show in early 2024. In anticipation of high demand, KJM Marine has already secured pre-orders for the upcoming Molokai 47, part of Aquila’s new Offshore series.
The new Aquila 42 Yacht will be in Dubai in early 2024
Yvan Eymieu, International Sales and Distribution Manager at Aquila, said: “We’re ecstatic to broaden our presence in the Gulf by joining forces with KJM Marine. Their unwavering dedication to delivering exceptional aftersales service, combined with their impressive network of partners, positions them as the ideal collaborator for Aquila as we continue to innovate and grow in the market.”
KJM Marine represents exclusive yacht and boat brands in the GCC market, and provides all-inclusive boat service and maintenance, as well as luxury yacht charters. The company boasts a comprehensive infrastructure including its own service and maintenance centre closely associated with regional OEM suppliers.
Aquila 28 Molokai will be followed by a 47 Molokai
Mohammad AlJasmi, General Manager of KJM Marine, said: “Catamarans have been rapidly gaining popularity in the region, and as the top-selling catamaran brand from the USA, Aquila has established a strong presence in the market.
“We are particularly excited about the release of their various ranges, especially the larger Molokai models, which are already generating a significant amount of interest from potential customers.”