JOST Group: New Challenge

All global business is driven by local believers




Establish a new E-ra of Yachting!
In Croatia + X ...


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Joint Venture - Believers

michael köhler   

Michael Köhler

Founder and CEO of Silent Yachts, market leader concerning development and construction of solar-electric powered, class A, yachts

Selected Project Experiences
  • 29 years of experience in the yachting industry
  • Pioneer in alternative energy sources for yachts
  • Author of the book “Energieversorgung auf Yachten”
  • Over 150 public lectures on energy supply and electric and
    hybrid drives
  • Developer of the first class A series yachts with solar-electric
    propulsion (model series 46‘, 55‘, 60‘, 64‘, 80‘, 100‘)
  • First Atlantic crossing with a solar-powered series production yacht
  • Development of efficiency-optimized energy systems
 michael jost  

Michael Jost

Head of Group Product Strategy and Chief Strategy Officer of the Volkswagen brand

  • 18 years of experience in research and development at BMW AG
  • Experience in management consulting with an automotive focus
  • 5 years Head of Product Management & Strategy at Škoda Auto
  • Since 2015: Head of Brand and Product strategy (Volkswagen
    Group) and Chief Strategy Officer of the (Volkswagen brand)
JOST Group Strategy consulting focusing on smart projects Expertise: holistic strategy, brands, positioning, milieus, product, portfolio, concept, cycle plan strategy


Together the believers will establish a new E-ra of yachting in Croatia.


 Early 2021 the believers establish a NewCo (Joint Venture) to drive the frontline of electric mobility on the ocean in Croatia!


To drive this new E-ra of yachting globally, Michael Jost will join the Silent Yachts Supervisory Board