Benetti names new CEO

Sep 15, 2018 by Triton Staff

Italian boatbuilders Azimut-Benetti Group has announced an internal reorganization in the top management at Benetti.

Franco Fusignani, who previously handled new product development and managed the Livorno and Viareggio sites, has joined the board as CEO of Benetti Business Line.

Christos Ramnialis was appointed the Bennetti Business Line vice president of development. He will report directly to Fusignani and will work on opening new markets, launching new products and strengthening the brand.

According to a company statement, Vincenzo Poerio has stepped down as CEO after 25 years, having decided to dedicate his energy to a new entrepreneurial challenge: his family farm.

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