Our Crew

We are a family-run boat sales company, selling yachts from the Hamble and Southampton area since 1996. We understand that buying a boat is a major step, and pride ourselves on listening to the needs of our customers, in order to find the right boat for you.

The company is owned by Marie-Claude Heys, a racing sailor from an early age. Marie-Claude leads a friendly and enthusiastic team, all of whom have a wealth of knowledge when it comes to boat buying, selling and sailing. Key Yachting’s long list of loyal customers return to us not only because of our esteemed brands, but because they can trust the advice they will receive from us.

Paul Heys was not a gold medallist or America’s Cup winner. But, in Europe especially, he was well known and very popular, a man who encouraged countless entrants into sailing and helped countless others to push... Read More

Mike Still

Yard Manager

Andy Thornsby

After Sales Administrator

Suzy Hamel

Office & Events Manager