Arne Schmidt (Sea Independent Germany) and Flensburger Yacht Service (FYS) are joining forces with immediate effect.

12 May 2021 ,

With Arne Schmidt Yachts International, Flensburger Yacht Service (FYS) has brought a strong partner with many years of brokerage experience on board.

Whether in the yacht trade of new and used boats or its extensive range of services, Flensburger Yacht Service (FYS) puts quality first. This is also proven by the merger with Arne Schmidt Yachts International. Together with the Hamburg-based company, FYS is further expanding its presence in the yacht trade to be able to offer its customers an even more powerful range of services.


"Arne Schmidt Yachts International is a traditional Hamburg company with over 40 years of experience. We do not want to do without this know-how in the future," says Christoph Volkmann. "Arne will continue to be present as a contact partner. We are looking forward to the synergy effect and a good cooperation as a team of experienced yacht brokers."

And Arne Schmidt is also sure that together with FYS he will continue to be able to offer his customers the best possible service: "I am happy to be well equipped for the future with a strong partner and to integrate the success of my company name, which has been established for almost 30 years, in the Flensburg Yacht Service.

In addition, it suits my life planning very well."


Arne Schmidt Yachts International GmbH, Sea Independent Germany and Spain
Am Industriehafen 4
24937 Flensburg, Deutschland
Owner: Jan Opländer,
Managing directors: Jan Opländer, Christoph Volkmann
With locations in: Flensburg, Hamburg/Wedel, Mallorca, Emden and Heiligenhafen