Ferretti’s CEO dies, Yacht Builder appoints Galeone

Giancarlo Galeone is a Ferretti Group shareholder and director and he has been appointed CEO of the company following the recent death of Salvatore Basile.

Galeone whoe joined Ferretti in 1991, and has covered the CEO position from 1995 thru 2005 then he became vice-chairman in 2006. He has worked closely with Basile on the Board, defining Ferretti’s relaunch plan and reorganisation sharing vision and strategies.

In the words of founder Norberto Ferretti :“At a time of such sorrow for our group sharing the profound grief of Mr Basile’s wife and family, the appointment of Giancarlo Galeone will guarantee strategic continuity for Ferretti Group,”