Restructuring at Fraser Yachts
Published: Thursday, 03 October 2013
Following the company’s foray into new areas such as Malta and Singapore and as key senior people are moving on to pastures new, so there has been some reshuffling in the management structure at Fraser Yachts.
Fabio Ermetto - Farser Yacht's new chairman
Former sales and marketing director from Heesen Yachts, Fabio Ernetto, joined as chairman in July. He is also the president of Azimut-Benetti’s Yachtique Division. Fraser’s global marketing director, Patrick Coote, has left and joined Blohm & Voss as their new sales and marketing director.
Patrick Coote has left to join Blohm & Voss
It is also understood that Fraser’s chief executive, Hein Velema, will be leaving the company but not much else is known at this time.
Fraser has established a franchise arrangement in Malta, which is being run by the current president of the Malta Superyacht Industry Network, Gino Cutaja. Meanwhile, the company is working closely with Julian Chang in Singapore and may open an office there in early 2014.