Italian superyacht builder Perini Navi names new CEO
2014-01-22By Risa Merl

The board of directors at Italian superyacht builder Perini Navi has named Enrico Dell'Artino as the company's new CEO.

Dell'Artino currently served as a Perini Navi board member. This appointment follows in the wake of the resignation of Giancarlo Ragnetti, who had to step down for personal reasons, but who will stay on as a board member. During the announcement, Fabio Perini founder and President of Perini Navi, expressed gratitude to his friend and colleague Ragnetti, who was by his side for many years, from the first launch, and emphasised that Ragnetti will stay on assisting Perini Navi as a board member.

Fabio Boschi, CEO Faper Group, Perini Navi's main shareholder, says of the new appointment, 'We are glad to welcome Enrico Dell’Artino, a manager with an outstanding

track record and a long and successful career.' Dell'Artino's varied background includes managing industrial companies, both national and international.

Dell’Artino will be supported by two expert managers, Burak Akgül, Director of Sales, Marketing and Design, and Vanni Marchini, Director of Operations.