Meet the Team
Whilst only a few people are mentioned here Fletcher Boats is very much a Team Effort. Without the efforts of everyone in the factory there would be no boats, each and every employee has an important role to play in the success of the product and the ultimate success of the company.
Position: Managing Director
Investment Company Wessex Bristol completed the share purchase of Fletcher Boats from SBS Ltd in June 2015.
Research and Development and Chief Engineering
was orinally started work with Fletcher in the late 1970’s to develop
the Fletcher Tournament Ski Boats. He was overall national senior water
ski champion in 1978 and 1980.
His son Ed is the British Open
Wakeboard Champion 2008 and learnt to ride behind a Fletcher. They both
have helped greatly and had a lot of input into the development of the
new Wakesport Range.
Position: Head Fitter
Pete started when he
was 16 and has done everything from fitting to laminating (and he is
still learning!) He was part of the original Fletcher race team and
travelled all over Europe racing the Arrowbolt 21’s and 25’s. Pete and
the original team broke the World Water Ski Race back in the early
"You name it – I’ve done it!"
Position: Boat Repairs and Finisher
responsible for the fantastic finish and shine of every boat that comes
out of our factory. He covers everything from minor repairs of
customer’s boats to full polishes.
Ian started in this trade
making canoes and then racing sail dinghies. He started with Fletcher
in 1995. Ian covers everything from the gel coat to the different
layers of glass fibre matting that goes into all our boats.