New management for Knox House Trust Marine services


Knox House Trust Limited (KHT), based in the Isle of Man, has appointed James Porter and Tarryn Boland-Porter to their Marine & Aviation division.

James Porter has been appointed as Senior Manager with Tarryn Boland-Porter as Assistant Manager.

With a particular focus on the yachting sector, James has over 18 years’ experience in the offshore corporate services industry. Prior to joining Knox House Trust, he acted as Business Development Manager of the Marine, Aviation and New Business division for another corporate and trust service provider. James will be responsible for the management, development and day-to-day operation of Knox House Trust’s marine and aviation division.

Speaking to Superyacht Investor, James said: “I am delighted to be joining Knox House Trust during this period of sustained growth and expansion and I look forward to further developing KHT’s marine and aviation division.”

Tarryn Boland-Porter has spent 7 years in the offshore corporate services industry, overseeing and administering a large portfolio of marine corporate structures. Tarryn is now responsible for managing Knox House Trust’s super yacht portfolios.

“I am pleased to welcome James and Tarryn to the team at Knox House Trust” said Simon Duggan, Managing Director of Knox House Trust. “Their experience and knowledge of this specialist industry will allow us to continue with our growth strategy.”

Most recently, Knox House Trust provided advisory and corporate services for the acquisition of a new Princess 88, delivered in July.

KHT’s summary of services include:

  • Tax efficient ownership structures
  • EU yacht and aircraft importation
  • Yacht and aircraft registration
  • Management & administration
  • Crew payroll
  • Technical services (ISM & ISPS)
  • Surveying
  • Insurance
  • Finance

If you would like further information on the services provided by Knox House Marine & Aviation, or to arrange a consultation, please do not hesitate to contact them.

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