InterManager has congratulated former President Robert Giorgi on his new appointment as Executive Chairman of Fraser Yachts.
Mr Giorgi remains an active member of InterManager’s Executive Committee, in his capacity as Honorary President of V.Ships, maintaining all of his commitments within the Group and its associated companies.
From today (September 1) Roberto Giorgi takes up his new role as Executive Chairman of Fraser Yachts, replacing Fabio Ermetto who will take on the role of Chief Commercial Officer of Benetti, the Azimut|Benetti Group’s flagship megayacht division.
Mr Giorgi has held a seat on the Group’s Board of Directors of Fraser Yachts since 2004 when the Azimut|Benetti Group, in partnership with V.Ships, acquired the company.
In this new role, Mr Giorgi will execute Fraser Yachts’ growth strategies and co-ordinate its top managers. His objectives will include developing internal talent and identifying the next CEO.
InterManager Secretary General, Captain Kuba Szymanski, said: “We are delighted to congratulate Roberto on this new appointment. His breadth and depth of knowledge, gained from his lengthy and prestigious career throughout the shipping industry, is of great benefit to our InterManager discussions and debates and we are grateful for his continued commitment to InterManager and its growing membership.”