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Azimut Yachts bolsters its production and technical areas - Alberto Morelli named Head of Operations
Avigliana, May 6th 2014. With the market still weak and the competition
steep, Azimut Yachts bolsters its position with new organisational strategies
designed to simplify and speed up decision making processes.

Specifically, the technical and production areas have been placed under the
command of Alberto Morelli, named Azimut Yachts Chief Manufacturing and
Operations Officer.

Morelli will be responsible for the technical, production, purchasing, and quality
control areas; 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, sites
that are thriving thanks to Azimut Yachts strategies.

Alberto Morelli is an engineer with extensive experience in international
automotive companies. He has held important manufacturing positions in Italy
and abroad. He has also participated in the "World Class Manufacturing"
programmes, standard setters for excellence in industrial management

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