Groupe Beneteau Appoints Directors for American Brands

The company has been making adjustments to offset impacts of Covid-19.
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After 6 years heading up Jeanneau and Prestige in America, Nick Harvey is moving onto the Groupe’s Four Winns and Wellcraft brands. 

After 6 years heading up Jeanneau and Prestige in America, Nick Harvey is moving onto the Groupe’s Four Winns and Wellcraft brands. 

Groupe Beneteau has named new brand directors for its American brands — Four Winns, Wellcraft, Glastron and Scarab.

Nick Harvey, who most recently served as president of Jeanneau America, will now be in charge of the Four Winns and Wellcraft brands.

After starting his career in the automotive industry, Nick Harvey joined Groupe Beneteau in 2003 leading the development of Lagoon catamarans.

Harvey then moved to France and became senior regional sales director for Jeanneau and Prestige; in 2014, he moved back to the United States and became president of Prestige Yachts and Jeanneau America.

Andy Lindsay will now serve as brand director for Glastron and Scarab.

Andy Lindsay will now serve as brand director for Glastron and Scarab.

Andy Lindsay will now serve as brand director for Glastron and Scarab. Lindsay, who has 34 years of industry experience, joined Four Winns as the company’s Canadian regional sales manager. In 2016, he was named vice president of sales for Four Winns, Glastron, Wellcraft and Scarab.

Groupe Beneteau has been making adjustments over the past several months; the group unveiled a new five-year strategic plan this summer to help offset the impacts of Covid-19. Earlier this month, the company announced new directors for several other of its brands. 

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