About Us : Our Team


General Manager

Andrew Cannon

Andrew has worked in the marine industry for over 20 years and has obtained skills in marina management, his sea going vessel master, combined with years of experience in refit. Andrew has been at Rivergate since the beginning and now, as Manager, Andrew oversees all aspects of the marina, shipyard, project management, fuel facility and day to day operations. Andrew drives the team to provide the highest level of quality and service.



Director of International Business

Steve Fisher

Steve has pioneered strategies in the marine industry in development, design and management for in excess of 30 years. This international position within Rivergate sees Steve co-ordinate and manage Superyacht refits, rivalling any refits carried out around the world. Steve is responsible for ensuring all major projects are completed, on time, on budget and to the highest quality.



Project Manager

Marty Johnson

Marty is an accomplished Marine Engineer with over 20 years’ experience within the Marine and Superyacht industry, with proven expertise in the successful project management of significant Superyacht refit projects. Marty has a vast knowledge of vessel operations and has crewed on some of the world’s most prestigious international yachts, both sail and power. Marty is responsible for managing Rivergates’ larger refit projects, supervising trades and stakeholders to ensure all projects are completed within budget and on time. Marty has a strong focus on excellence in customer service coupled with a strategic direction of continuous quality improvement.



Associate Director of International Business

Thomas Hill

In his role as Associate Director, Tom focuses on client services, as well as international and domestic business development. Tom’s tertiary qualifications in management, strong interpersonal skills and passion for the marine industry motivates him to find the best outcomes for the international and domestic yacht fleet. Tom represents the next generation in Rivergate ownership, concentrating his efforts on ensuring Rivergate maintains its leading edge and keen to take the facility to the next echelon. Tom works in tandem with Steve Fisher, Rivergate’s Director of International Business.


Rivergate Team