He joined the leisure marine industry in 2005 moving into yacht brokerage with Seaquest Yachts where he sold new and used yachts in the UK and Europe. He became an Accredited Member of the Association of Brokers and Yacht Agents in 2006 where he regularly gave talks on new boat sales. He subsequently set up his own business, The SBS Ltd which started out in yacht management and has since taken on sales, marketing and more recently production of the FRIB foldable RIBs.
In 2015 Rick took a switch in direction and joined The SBS Ltd to develop the FRIB and electric propulsion businesses.
In 2016, the opportunity to return to the marine industry part-time with The SBS Ltd became available. By 2018 she resigned completely from Midwifery and took up the role of Finance and Operations with the company.
FRIB – Foldable RIB
Unit 6, Mitchell Point,
Ensign Way, Hamble,
Tel: +44 (0)2380 988 783