Perini Navi restructures, appoints Lamberto Tacoli as CEO – By Fulvia Venturi
Faper Group, the holding company founded by Fabio Perini that encompasses Italian shipyards Perini Navi and Picchiotti, signed a partnership agreement with Fenix Srl, the company belonging to Italian entrepreneur Dino Tabacchi’s family. The partnership involves a capital increase of €27m, which will lead to the following division of shares: Faper 50.01% and Fenix Srl 49.99%.
The move follows two years of re-organisation and restructuring at Perini Navi, which will now be able to launch new models and important innovations on the market. The company has also announced that Lamberto Tacoli, who left his position at CRN SpA last year, will be appointed chairman and CEO, whereas Fabio Perini will maintain the role of honorary chairman and Fabio Boschi and Edoardo Tabacchi will be appointed vice chairman.
In this way, states an official company release, the company will be able to invest in order to maintain the technological leadership that has been part of Perini’s DNA since its foundation. With a history of over 30 years, Perini Navi is acknowledged as a unique example of innovation and design, setting the standard for designers and architects all over the world.