About Oceanline

Oceanline is a leading international yacht brokerage and yacht charter business based on the island of Malta. Specialists in yacht brokerage across the global with over 10 years of experience, we are completely independent to ensure our client’s boats get our undivided attention, which in turn results in a swift sale. The charter division serves the Yacht Charter Malta sector excellently, with a huge amount of boat owners opting for Oceanline as their sole charter broker, resulting in excellent returns when the boat is not in use.

The company has the knowhow of the yachting industry both locally and internationally and the resources to provide a personalised service to the most discerning client looking to purchase or charter a yacht.

Oceanline possess relationships across the industry built up over the years with surveyors, manufacturer approved engineers, insurance brokers, marine lawyers and most importantly boat owners, providing a robust infrastructure ensuring each and every client is given an efficient and effective experience in both our brokerage and charter division.

As with all successful organizations, we recognise the importance of our client’s satisfaction, hence training and developing our talent is vital to our success and ensuring that the client is at the heart of our decision making is the key to our strategy. Identifying clients’ needs and designing a process around these needs instills confidence that Oceanline is the ideal place to counsel throughout your purchase or charter journey.

Our wealth of experience in addition to a global broker database representing the majority of brokers around the world, enables us to leverage off our vast database of buyers, sellers and charter owners. These relationships allow us to gain a real time insight into what is either currently or potentially available within the market as well as a fantastic grasp of yacht valuations and charter rates.

The Oceanline team is the perfect blend of seasoned business professionals together with young and ambitious industry expects, resulting in a unique and driven organisation where reputation breeds precision.

Meet the Team

  • Shaun Taylor


    Before his position as Chairman with Oceanline, Shaun Taylor has led an extensive and impressive career; from leading estate agent in his hometown (Epsom, Surrey), to leading over 65 dealers as an equity trader in London, and to establishing HiFX plc, which he and his partners  sold in 2014 for £145 million. Post sale, Shaun has developed numerous estate projects in both the UK and Spain. Now, Shaun, alongside Daniel, is expanding Oceanline Marine Ltd to be the largest independent yacht brokerage and yacht charter business in all of Europe, soon leading the sector, with the customer as first passenger.

  • Daniel Ashforth

    Managing Director

    Daniel has been around boats his entire life. Coming from a family of boat builders and boat owner’s, life on the sea came naturally. His childhood was spent helping his father build boats which lead to his first job in yacht construction for a local ship yard, where he spent the best part of five years learning yacht construction from start to finish.  After learning the yacht construction business Daniel went into the UK holiday home business; renowned for their sales training programs to learn the art of sales. Daniel then moved to Malta in the year 2010 and went on to have a successful career with Sunseeker as a Yacht Broker and then moving on to set up and manage a boutique marina in Valletta as General Manager and Sales Director for Mersenne Group. Daniel then founded Oceanline in 2016 with ambitions to create a yacht brokerage and yacht charter business to shine on the local and international stage.

  • Mario Camilleri

    Managing Partner

    With ample experience in real estate and property investments, Mario Camilleri has acquired a vast and varied portfolio of competencies, making him a reliable and results oriented person. He always believed in the idea of “growth through stability” as its principal business strategy. With a multi-million euro portfolio, he has developed a large number of residential units, villa clusters, commercial blocks, and restoration projects of national significance. More recently, a 400 year old fort in the Grand Harbor was restored into a 5 Star boutique hotel which has been awarded the ‘Design Hotel’ award. Other investments include leasing of office blocks, restaurants and high-end apartments. With a passion for yachting, his company affiliated with Oceanline in order to venture into the ever growing yachting industry that Malta is experiencing. His passion, experience and business knowledge will surely act as a great synergy to Oceanline.

  • Leanne Farrugia


    Although still at a young age, Leanne has acquired a vast experience and knowledge in various companies from medical to property and onto yachting in both the public and private sectors. With her knowledge, experience and meticulous dedication she will surely succeed in all future endeavors as she constantly seeks new ways of improving the status quo.

  • Rosie Abela

    Broker Manager

    Rosie is extremely proud to join us with her 5* customer service and years of chartering experience. Attention to detail will guarantee the most memorable day out. Rosie’s great relationship with clients are key to her being such a successful broker manager. If you are a vessel owner, be assured that your vessel will be promoted with the utmost respect and enthusiasm, making the most of your vessel’s full potential.  Rosie feels there is no greater sense of achievement than receiving feedback from clients re-living their memories from their trip of a lifetime.