LH-Finance Announces Partnership with Sanlorenzo

Posted Date: March 17, 2016     By: Sanlorenzo Americas

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(West Palm Beach, Florida, March 17, 2016)  LH-Finance, the Marine division of United Bank (Glastonbury, Connecticut – USA) that provides both retail and wholesale yacht financing, today announced an association with Sanlorenzo, the second largest builder worldwide of superyachts over 80 feet.

This new collaboration will enable LH-Finance to provide its unique retail and wholesale financing skills and offer superior solutions to Sanlorenzo and its customers. 

Sanlorenzo Americas President and CEO George Jousma said, “Sanlorenzo conceives, manufactures, and distributes unique yachts that are widely recognized for their excellence.  As we stand for excellence, so does our finance partner, LH-Finance. We are delighted to form this powerful association with LH-Finance, who will bring their expertise and competitiveness to our clients.”

William H.W. Crawford, IV, Chief Executive Officer of United Bank, parent company of LH-Finance added, “We are very pleased with this partnership that strengthens the ties between Sanlorenzo and LH-Finance, allowing us to play an important role in assuring that a prestigious brand like Sanlorenzo continues to grow at a fast pace in North America.”

About Sanlorenzo: 

The Sanlorenzo shipyard has been building high-quality motor yachts since 1958. It is a boutique firm in the yachting industry, building only a limited number of made-to-measure units per year. Sanlorenzo yachts are widely recognized for their timeless design and high level of customization.  Each yacht is designed and produced according to the specific requests, style, and desires of the individual owner, giving life to something that is as unique as each one of our customers.   Through continuous research and development, Sanlorenzo offers the world's yacht connoisseurs custom-built fiberglass yachts from 24m (78ft) to 38m (126ft), through to Steel and Aluminum superyachts from 40m (131ft) to 62m (203ft) in length.

In the last decade, the shipyard has climbed the prestigious Global Order Book ranking, which is annually listed by Showboats International. Today, Sanlorenzo ranks second among the top 20 builders of yachts over 80 feet.

About LH-Finance:

LH-Finance, also referred to as L’Hermione Finance, the Marine division of United Bank of Glastonbury, Connecticut (Member FDIC), offers both retail solutions to customers and wholesale financing to dealers and boat manufacturers. With its experienced team dedicated to marine financing based in Baltimore, Maryland, LH-Finance is uniquely positioned to provide exceptional customer service through a combination of strong partnerships with premium multinational brands, industry expertise, innovative products and competitive rates. For more information on LH-Finance, please visit www.LH-Finance.com.


Press Contact: Helene Baudet

AVP, Marketing Director, LH-finance

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