Marine Italia represents Azimut in several regions and is among the builder’s top dealers due to big sales of large models in Hong Kong.
Benetti has delivered the 107m Lana to her owner, with the eight-cabin gigayacht joining Imperial’s Charter Central Agency fleet.
Marco Valle becomes Azimut Benetti Group CEO on September 1, with current Benetti boss Franco Fusignani remaining on the Board of Directors.
Benetti has presented the 70m custom-built FB273 in Livorno, the latest in a series of launches including the first Diamond 145 in Viareggio.
USA boating giant MarineMax buys global brokerage house Fraser from Italy’s Azimut-Benetti Group.
Italy’s Azimut Yachts has presented designs for three new models including the 76 Fly, which is set to join the Grande S10 at the Cannes Yachting Festival.