30 June 2023
Matteo Gandini has joined Nautor Swan from Ferrari, where he worked from 2014 to 2022 in various positions from Global Business Development Manager to Regional Sales Manager for Australasia and, finally, as Head of Sales for North Europe region.
Prior to this, he worked for BMW group as Central-Southeastern Europe Special Projects Specialist. Gandini holds a bachelor’s degree in economics and business management and a master in international management.
At Nautor Swan, Gandini will work closely with the CEO on the Business Development streams linked to the new Businesses Power and Services on top of leading the Commercial Team together with the Regional Directors overseeing the implementation of sales and marketing strategies whilst maximizing business opportunities.
The appointment of Gandini is part of the development of the new strategy of Nautor Swan. “We are very happy to welcome Matteo, a manager with great experience, to Nautor,” said Giovanni Pomati CEO. “His background is going to complete the new Management Team and will allow us to keep on achieving important successes in sales and marketing for the whole group.”
Founded in 1966, Nautor Swan is recognised all over the world for its performance sailing yachts. The key elements of the brand are elegance, quality, performance, innovation and reliability.
With a state-of-the-art facility based in Pietarsaari, a Global Service with four hubs in the Med and 18 service points, the divisions ClubSwan Racing, Brokerage and Charter, Nautor is a brand with 360° activity.
More than 2,350 yachts have been built over five decades between 36 and 131 feet. The range is divided into four different lines: ClubSwan Yachts, Swan Yachts, Swan Maxi Yachts and the motor yacht division, with Swan Shadow and Swan Overshadow.
Jewels in the crown of the ClubSwan Racing calendar are the Rolex Swan Cup, organised by the Yacht Club Costa Smeralda (Porto Cervo), the Swan One Design Worlds and The Nations Trophy, dedicated to the Swan One Design yachts (ClubSwan 36, ClubSwan 50, Swan 45, ClubSwan 42).