Ocean Independence Announces Two New Appointments

By George Bains

Ocean Independence has announced two new appointments to its team in Palma de Mallorca. Andreas Hoffman and Caroline Hillier have joined the busy Balearics team to bolster the company’s sales and charter services as two well-established faces in the industry.

Andreas Hoffman has shared his parents’ passion for sailing since childhood, and pursued a career in yachting which progressed to his former position as Head of Sales. Hoffman joins Ocean Independence as a Senior Yacht Broker, bringing widespread experience from his sales industry success, with a specific focus on highlighting superyacht sustainability and economics to his clients. Andreas will divide his time between the Palma and Hamburg offices.

Caroline Hillier began her yachting career in 2005 as a successful industry photographer, establishing a broad network of prominent clients. Hillier then went on to found a multi-disciplined brand and PR communications agency in 2012, continuing her close work with a cross-section of leading brands and deepening her experience and understanding of the large yacht industry.

With a keen eye for detail and familiarity across the superyachting landscape, Caroline will bring expertise and knowledge to her new role with Ocean Independence as Charter Broker.

By George Bains