About Us

Ercan Erkut 

English, Turkish, French, Italian
ercan@yachtsolutionsturkey.com  +90 533 938 0378

Ercan meets with you to learn of your specific needs and to suggest practical solutions. He briefs all trades people, and he inspects all work performed on your boat. He is a stickler for quality, and he approves all work before your final inspection.

Ercan has spent his life on the water. At the age of 13 he joined the Turkish Navy, and the next 20 years he spent as an officer serving on a number of naval ships around the world. He concluded his naval career as a Commander in the Turkish Coast Guard.

He had hands on experience working with all aspects of boat maintenance. He was the Captain on a variety of large yachts, sailing throughout the Mediterranean. For 20 years he worked in European boat yards involved in project management, design and construction, and sea trials of super yachts. In 2000, he returned to Turkey and established Yacht Solutions Turkey to serve boat owners throughout the world.

Aldo Viani
Styling Interiors Designer

Italian, English

In Turkey, Yacht Solutions Turkey is proud to have exclusively the world recognised Italian boat designer, Aldo Viani. He has spent 40 years in yacht design.

As a boat stylist he creates your boat from scratch taking into account your wishes including the look and performance within your budget. He has designed some of the world’s finest luxury yachts.

Aldo’s boat designs and interior designs have won him awards throughout the world. He holds a degree in Architecture in Florence.

He will devise for you the design including the general layout and the technical specifications. Whether you want a traditional or a contemporary style, a new galley or a complete refit, his expertise is invaluable.

Gultug Aksoy Erkut
Office Manager – Accountant
English, Turkish

Gultug carries out the account work. She is a specialist in this field and also follows the budget for each boat. She was graduated from business management school in England and has 20 years experience in the yachting business.