Published: Tuesday, 11 September 2018

Benetti has reshuffled its top management team, with Franco Fusignani taking on the role of CEO of the Benetti Business Line and Christos Ramnialis as vice president of Development of the division. Vincenzo Poerio, the former CEO will depart the company for new entrepreneurial challenge.

Top Management Reorganised At Benetti 1 

(Photo: Azimut-Benetti - Franco Fusignani)

Fusignani was the Manager of the Benetti Business Operations Line, focusing on new product development and ensuring efficacy of the Livorno and Viareggio shipyards. In the near future, according to the builder, particular attention will be given to strengthening the commercial organisation.

Top Management Reorganised At Benetti 2

(Christos Ramnialis)

Ramnialis, will work on opening new markets that are already in progress, stimulating the launch of new products, and strengthening the brand to enhance competitiveness.

Top Management Reorganised At Benetti 3

(Vincenzo Poerio)

Poerio, after a career of 25 years at the head of Benetti, will be dedicating his energy and passion to his family farm. The management board of Azimut-Benetti thanked him for the contribution.

The new team under the direction of Fusignani will guarantee a new cycle of development, which last year’s revenue already increased from €320 million to €370 million, growing an additional 16 per cent and registering a new positive phase.