Meet the Eastbourne team
Freddie de Vere - Managing Director (Bates Wharf Southern)
Freddie has been in the boating industry for twenty years, starting his career in Brighton Marina. Freddie joined the Bates Wharf partnership in 1999 offering the company a coastal option and progressing into the sail boat market now as a leading Beneteau dealer.
Richard Herbert - Sales Manager
In 2004, Bates Wharf Southern had the great opportunity of prizing Richard away from the world of surveying to achieve his boyhood dream of working in the marine industry. Since then Richard has been working in sales and able to give full support to the hobby he loves.
Alan Knapp - Broker
Alan joined Bates Wharf in 2008 to head up Eastbourne’s very busy brokerage office and has taken it from strength to strength. He has an extensive knowledge of the marine industry and is always on hand to give good advice for all boating needs.