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Our Team will help you with Buying a New Boat or Buying a Used Boat or Selling your Boat. Whether it is a Brand New Sailing Yacht or Power Boat or a Used Sailing Boat or Motor Boat call us today!

Bernard Gallagher

Bernard Gallagher - Managing Director

Mobile: +353 87 2552363

Bernard established BJ Marine in 1975 as a yacht building company which built yachts until 1990. He has been a Beneteau agent and SeaRay dealer for 25 years. His passion and experience in the boating world is unbeatable. Today with his expert and knowlegable team he is the steady hand on the helm of Ireland and the Mediterranean's foremost boat sales and service company. If you're looking to get on the water there's no one more experienced to guide you through the process whether it be sail or power.

James Kirwan - Group Sales Manager, Dublin

Mobile: +353 87 771 2223

James is a qualified ISA sailing instructor and a member of Royal St. George Yacht Club, Dun Laoghaire where he is a prominent member of the sailing scene for many years. James says he has been ‘around boats all his life’ and feels his experience allows him identify what is needed by the customer to satisfy their boating requirements. James works to make getting on the water easy for everyone.

James Kirwan
Alan Corr

Alan Corr - Sales, Greystones

Mobile: +353 86 2718161

Alan has been involved in marine and maritime industry for over thirty years. His broad range of experience covers commercial shipping, marina management, new and used boat sales and being a professional skipper for privately owned vessels. Equally as comfortable on a power or sail boat, Alan's skills and knowledge ensure that he sources the correct boat for every client, be it 18 or 80 feet. Alan also has extensive knowledge of cruising the Mediterranean and again, this knowledge is there for our clients to avail of.

Gareth Courtney – Sales, Bangor

Mobile: +44 7564 366639

Gareth has been boating all his life spending many memorable family holidays cruising Northern Ireland and the west coast of Scotland. He studied marine engineering at Southampton University and graduated as a marine engineer having been sponsored by B P Shipping. His career progressed and he spent many years working on ships before coming shore side to take up a sales post in an automotive components company. Now at BJ Marine Bangor he is at the helm of new boats and brokerage sales. Gareth still enjoys sailing at weekends and longer cruises with his own young crew aboard.

Gareth Courtney
Joe Aquilina

Joe Aquilina Sales, Malta

Mobile: +356 99999356

Joe was born beside the sea and has lived there all his life. His first experiences of sailing were fishing trips as a young boy. These experiences have given Joe a lifelong passion for all things boating. His career began in sales and now continues at BJ Marine’s Mediterranean office where Joe combines his passion with his profession selling boats and passing on his love of the sea.

Mike Caplan – Sales, Pwllheli

Mobile: +44 7979 578238

Mike joined the BJ Marine team in 2014 having been working in boat sales for almost 20 years. He runs the BJ Marine sales office in Pwllheli, North Wales, a prime boating location for yachts and motor boats alike. With such experience in the industry, Mike is perfectly qualified to discuss your purchase or selling decision and equally happy doing so on power or sail. Mike is always present at our international boat shows and is a valued part of our international sales team.

Mike Caplan