Thijs de Jong
has been in ship and yacht building since 1987. A professional at heart, he has a keen eye for detail and strives for perfectionism. In 2003 he chose to become an entrepreneur in the yacht and shipbuilding industry. He specialises in restorations and refits of old and new yachts. In 2011 he shifted his focus to new technologies by building a composite motor yacht, powered by a state of the art electric engine. The motor yacht the Abalone 40, named Aurelia was launched in 2016.
Since 2014 he joined his partner Hesther Pots in focussing on Touch Up work.