Tag Archives: Groupe Beneteau

Sentinel Marine solutions and Group Beneteau announce strategic partnership

Sentinel Marine solutions, a connected boat platform and IoT connectivity provider hasannounced a new strategic partnership with Groupe Beneteau to bring a new white-labeledsolution to the market. With the ambition to connect every Groupe Beneteau brand's boat to their client, dealers and the Group itself, SEANAPPS was born. “Developed together with our partner Sentinel Marine Solutions, this on-board smart application ...

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Your Boat Club partners with Groupe Beneteau

Mercury Marine and Beneteau strengthen partnership

Your Boat Club (YBC) announced the company has officially partnered with Groupe Beneteau, which will take a minority stake in Your Boat Club to accelerate the partners’ strategic national and international growth plan. YBC is the largest privately-owned boat club in the world. Its members enjoy the benefits of award-winning, personal service and access to a fleet of more than 300 fishing boats, ...

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Groupe Beneteau makes boat division appointments

Groupe Beneteau announced that Luca Brancaleon, Yann Masselot and Thomas Gailly have been appointed to take on new roles within the Boat Division’s Brand and Product Strategy Department, while Clément Himily has been appointed as CEO of Construction Navale Bordeaux. Luca Brancaleon, Deputy General Manager, Brand and Product Strategy After working as BENETEAU Brand Director since September 2017, Luca Brancaleon ...

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Groupe Beneteau appoints new group CFO

Groupe Beneteau recently announced the appointment of Bruno Thivoyon as group chief financial officer. He is taking over from Christophe Caudrelier, deputy chief executive officer in charge of operational excellence, who was also performing the role of group chief financial officer. “We are delighted to welcome Bruno Thivoyon to the Group in order to continue strengthening our finance function. His ...

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Paul Blanc to take Jeanneau brand helm

Groupe Beneteau recently announced the appointment of Paul Blanc as general manager of the Jeanneau brand. Under his new role, Blanc will report to Gianguido Girotti, Deputy CEO in charge of Product and Brand Strategy. Blanc currently serves as the Asia Pacific sales director for the Jeanneau and Prestige brands and managing director of the Groupe Beneteau Asia Pacific office ...

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Groupe Beneteau names new CEO

Groupe Beneteau's board of directors has appointed its Chairman, Jérôme de Metz, as Chief Executive Officer, replacing Hervé Gastinel. Alongside this appointment, the boat division’s management board is also evolving to unite the group's teams, brands, design units and plants around a stronger shared project. This project is based around a cross-cutting approach and will be reflected in the creation ...

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Groupe Beneteau Americas names new COO for North America

George Armendariz, CEO of Groupe Beneteau Americas, announced the appointment of Yannick Madiot as the group’s new chief operating officer for North America, effective since April 1st, 2019. Yannick Madiot is no stranger to Groupe Beneteau as he served as VP of Finance and Administration for Beneteau USA from 2002-2010. “We are very excited to have Yannick back on board ...

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Raymarine introduces assisted docking technology

FLIR Systems, Inc. announced the Raymarine DockSense assisted docking system, an intelligent object recognition and motion sensing assisted docking solution for recreational boating. DockSense system uses FLIR machine vision camera technology and video analytics to integrate intelligence gathered from surrounding imagery with the vessel’s propulsion and steering system to assist boat owners in tight quarter docking maneuvering. Additionally, FLIR announced ...

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Beneteau announces partnership with Sail and Ski Center

Beneteau America recently announced Sail and Ski Center will develop its marketing and sales efforts for the Beneteau powerboat products out of their locations. Sail and Ski Center operates stores in Austin and San Antonio servicing customers in Central and South Texas since 1969. They will have Beneteau powerboat models on site, including the Gran Turismo express yachts, Swift Trawlers ...

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Groupe Beneteau completes acquisition of Delphia Yachts

Groupe Beneteau recently announced its had completed the acquisition of Delphia Yachts. The company reports its Polish subsidiary Ostroda Yachts sp. z.o.o. will have 80 percent of the share capital, while Delphia Yachts will retain 20 percent. In July, Groupe Beneteau announced it had signed an agreement with Delphia to acquire its operations for sailing and motoryachts under the Delphia ...

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