Graeme Lord

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Graeme Lord is the President and sole Owner of Fairport Yacht Support, the Independent Yacht Management company established in October 2011.   He is Chairman of the Cayman Islands Ship-owners Advisory Council – Yacht Committee, serves on various committees for the Marine Industry of South Florida, and is a member of the U.S. Super Yacht Association.  He has also been a speaker at Superyacht Forum and conferences around the globe.

He first joined the yacht industry in 1994 as Chief Engineer on a 155’ yacht.  After 6 years at sea, Graeme transitioned to Yacht Management in 2000.  In that time, he has developed a reputation of being honest and knowledgeable on all facets of the industry from ISM to crew administration. Fairport Yacht Support provides financial, crew, maintenance and regulatory administration to a fleet of over 40 yachts cruising worldwide.  We have offices in Fort Lauderdale, Palm Beach and Guernsey.  The average yacht length is 159 feet, tonnage 666 GT with a combined total crew of 448 people.