Navigo Yachts

Navigo Yachts Team


Capt.Bilal Davutoğlu / Founder and Owner at ''Navigo Yachts''.

Captain Bilal was born in Istanbul, is a son of a sailor family, graduated from Maritime College, and started to work as a captain in 1993. During his career, Captain Bilal worked for more than 20 years in different types of yachts. Since 2003 he is the Operator Manager & Captain of the most popular Gulet in the eastern Mediterranean, 34 meters S/Y “Ecce Navigo.” After his active Captainship career on the sea until 2015, Mr. Bilal Davutoğlu is in charge of the yacht management of “ Ecce Navigo” and managing new construction and yacht maintenance projects in various shipyards of Turkey.

Captain Bilal has vast experience in yacht charter, yacht management, and yacht building. Mr. Davutoğlu has established the company '' Navigo Yachts '' to serve in Yacht Management's fields, New Construction of Boats, Yacht Refit, Brokerage, and Yacht Charter.

E-mail; [email protected]


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Nagihan Yıkıl / Charter Broker at ''Navigo Yachts''.

Nagihan is a graduate of Tourism Management School. Her career started in a marketing assistant position in Luxury Hotels. Nagihan realized her passion for being in the Yachting world and her desire to pursue a career in yachting at a young age. She joined the Navigo Yachts team as Charter Broker.

She is getting ready to provide clients the highest level of service successfully.

E-mail; nagihan@navigoyachts.com

Capt.Hasan Pehlivan / Adviser at ''Navigo Yachts''.

Capt. Pehlivan is the Ocean-Going Master who has graduated from Istanbul Technical University of Maritime Faculty. He has worked as an officer and master onboard various ships and became a pilot for Bosphorus and Dardanelles Straits. In 1994, he joined U.N RO-RO Isletmeleri A.S as Operations Manager and retired in October / 2014 from U.N RO-RO Isletmeleri A.S. When he retired, he was COO for 3 years. He has managed 12 pcs. over 250m RO-RO ships for almost 17 years of the period. He is an expert on ship management, survey, and certification. Capt. Hasan Pehlivan's unique experience in the marine sector continues to be an Adviser at '' Navigo Yachts ''.


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Enver Dikbaş, Engineer / Engineering department adviser at ''Navigo Yachts''.

Mr. Enver Dikbaş started his marine engineering career at a very early age. During his career, Mr. Enver Dikbaş gave technical and mechanical consultancy to big scale marine companies of Turkey, like “Bora Denizcilik” and “UN RO-RO.” He provided repair, maintenance, and refit services to these companies with his own company.

Mr. Dikbaş is taking part in building high-quality yachts in the shipyards all over Turkey since 1995, and he is highly specialized in the maintenance and refit of luxury yachts.

With his huge knowledge and experience in marine machinery, new construction, and maintenance, Mr. Enver Dikbaş is the head of the engineering department at '' Navigo Yachts''.


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Capt. Kerem Turkmen / Yacht Design & Marine Survey adviser at ''Navigo Yachts''.

Capt. Turkmen graduated from Istanbul Technical University in 1997 as a naval officer. It served 14 years on big-sized vessels, including chemical tankers, requiring extensive workload and responsibility to reach Master Mariner rank in 2006.

He has been working as a marine and yacht surveyor for the international market since 2011. He gained excellent consultancy experience for yacht repairs, refit, construction, and management, and he combined this valuable knowledge with Yacht Design Master Degree in 2016.

Capt. Turkmen acts as our consultant and solution for a wide range of matters, including repairs, relevant laws, and liability.


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