Azimut Yachts says that Morelli will be responsible for the technical, production, purchasing, and qualitycontrol areas and he will report directly to Ferruccio Luppi, CEO of Azimut Yachts and Azimut Benetti Group.

Alberto Morelli will oversee the technical, production, and purchasing departments directors, Alessandro Rossi, Stefano Simonetti (who will head the Avigliana facility), and Francesco Nannetti, respectively.

In addition, the production facilities in Fano, Savona, Viareggio, and Brasile have been placed under single management and coordination and entrusted to Paolo Sterza. Sterza will apply his industry and company experience to running the non-central production facilities throughout Italy and internationally.

Alberto Morelli is an engineer with extensive experience in international automotive companies. He has held important manufacturing positions in Italy and abroad.