OCI extends its superyacht brokerage network to India
by Malcolm MacLean
Julia Simpson at Ocean Independence sends details of a new addition to the network as Aashim and Bharati Mongia, of West Coast Marine Services in Mumbai, India, join the global team.
Aashim, a world class yachtsman with several World Championship and Asian Games medals to his name, turned his passion for the sea into a profession in 1994. He has been recognized by the Government of India with several awards including the Arjuna Award, Shivaji Chattrapati Award and Yachtsman of the Year.
West Coast Marine, run by Aashim and ably assisted by his wife Bharati, is a fully integrated marine company that manages the largest number of pleasure craft in India and has been handling visiting superyachts since 2000.