LOIC BONNET

LOIC BONNET

Destinations

BIOGRAPHY

A graduate of Sciences Po Bordeaux, Loïc Bonnet started as a journalist in the national daily press (JDD) then regional (Presse Océan) before arriving at the rental of sailboats, through a consulting activity. He first joined Stardust as Marketing and Sales Director and then Managing Director, and in 1999 was appointed MD Europe of The Moorings. In 2001, the rental company Dream Yacht was born in the Seychelles with a fleet of 6 boats. Serial-developer, Loïc Bonnet quickly succeeded in establishing the Group among the leaders in the pleasure boat rental market. It will gradually take the lead in this market and become the world’s leading player, with a fleet of nearly 1,050 ships. Loïc Bonnet confirms the world leadership of Dream Yacht Charter with the successive acquisitions of the French agency Vent de Mer, the Swedish specialist on the Adriatic coast Croatia Yacht-Club, and the takeover of the German tour operator Argos and then of Samboat

DIPLOMAS

– IEP of Bordeaux (Institute of Political Studies)

AWARDS & MANDATES

BIBLIOGRAPHY & PRESS REVIEW

– Loïc Bonnet: Dream Yacht Charter will become a cruise operator
– The pandemic swells the sails of yachting
– How Loic Bonnet, man of a thousand boats, wants to bounce back after the Covid crisis
– The second life of the sailboat rental company Dream Yacht, survivor of the Covid
– Loïc Bonnet (Dream Yacht Group): The Paris International Boat Show opens tomorrow (2021)

CONTACT

Loïc BONNET – Linkdin