Human Resources: They change jobs in the boating industry - December 21, 2018

Salvatore Serio leaves Dufour Yachts

Appointments, departures, job changes... There has been movement at Dufour Yachts, Webasto, Lecomble and Schmitt, Dream Yacht Charter, Bavaria, Yanmar.

Salvatore Serio leaves Dufour Yachts

The transition period following the acquisition of sailboat builder Dufour Yachts by catamaran specialist Fountaine Pajot has officially ended. The former leader Salvatore Serio president of the shipyard from 2008 to 2018, has definitively left the company to launch a new brand of motor boats.

New Director France at Webasto

Teddy Dufour has taken over the leadership of the French entity of Webasto, a specialist in on-board comfort, air conditioning and heating for boats. Sales and marketing manager of the brand for 7 years, he took the management position in France, reopened to follow the French market as closely as possible.

Lecomble and Schmitt renew their management

Previously in charge of purchasing at the manufacturer of steering and rudder systems for boats Lecomble and Schmitt, Arnaud Riss becomes general manager of the company.

Dream Yacht Charter is recruiting

Dream Yacht Charter has announced recruitment for several positions.

Alice Russeil formerly in charge of marketing at Sunsail The Moorings, joins boat rental company Dream Yacht Charter as marketing manager for France and Europe.

David Aldrich , former business developer of Freedom Boat Club, briefly responsible for outboard motor boats for Bénéteau USA, will take charge of the launch of the Dream Boat Club in the United States.

Bavaria, the return to the roots

Marcus Schlichting will have spent less than a year outside the German Bavaria shipyard. Marketing and Press Relations Manager within the company until January 2018, he joined the German specialised magazine press when the site was in difficulty. He returned to his position with Bavaria Yachtbau in December 2018.

Yanmar continues its reorganization

Japanese marine engine manufacturer Yanmar Marine has a global sales manager. Martijn Oggel will be in charge of the commercial strategy with the local subsidiaries, an area in which the company is reorganizing itself as we have seen with the direct takeover of distribution in France.

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