Alessandro Diomedi. Photo courtesy of Baglietto

Alessandro Diomedi. Photo courtesy of Baglietto

Baglietto shipyard has appointed Alessandro Diomedi to the role of sales director, effective May 2. The appointment follows on from the stepping down of Maurizio Cozzani as the company sales consultant.

Commenting on the appointment, Diomedi says: “I am really very excited to get this challenging opportunity. Baglietto is an iconic brand I have always respected. The company is now in great expansion and it holds ambitious development plans both in domestic and international markets. I am ready to do all my best to give my contribution to the relaunch of the brand.”

Born in 1967, Diomedi has held several high-responsibility positions in international markets, especially in Asia Pacific as area manager at SCM and at Cefla Asia in Singapore.

In 2001, he joined Ferretti Group as managing director of Ferretti Group Luxury Yachts Asia Pacific with the responsibility of the regional office start up.

Three years later he moved from Asia Pacific to China and took on the responsibility for the Chinese market development project and he opened the Ferretti Group China representative office in Shanghai where he remained until 2006.

Diomedi has also held the role of sales area manager, business development of Pershing Spa. In 2010 he moved to Miami as sales manager of Ferretti Group of Americas.