MARCO SEGATO IS THE NEW CEO of Sanlorenzo Americas, which represents the yard in North, Central and South America. Segato, Vice President of Sales of Sanlorenzo Americas since 2014, previously held important positions in the field of strategic consulting and business development and has a great wealth of experience in the boating sector. He was also chosen to become a shareholder of the US company to further build upon the growth achieved by Sanlorenzo Americas.
Suzuki Marine Great Britain
MARK BEELEY BECOMES National Sales Manager for Suzuki GB Marine Division. Having joined Suzuki in 2006, Beely (pictured, right) previously held the position of Area Sales Manager, servicing key dealer and boat builder accounts in the north of England, Wales, and Ireland. He has worked for over 30 years in the marine industry. “I am looking forward to helping deliver some strategic developments that will enable us to take Suzuki to the next level in the marketplace,” Beeley said.
Boating Industry Association
NEIL PATCHETT TOOK BIA’S new role of General Manager, Policy and Advocacy. Patchett is passionate about boating and has considerable professional maritime experience in private and public sectors. Over 45 years of experience includes recreational boating, cruising and racing, and over 25 years of senior-level experience in government, directly involved in advocating for and promoting safe and responsible boating, as well as promoting access through improved maritime infrastructure. The appointment is a result of the association’s launch of a five-year business plan to design world-class policy and create an industry advocacy channel for members.