Megayacht News Leadership Series: Michele Gavino, Baglietto

From his resume, Michele Gavino might seem like an unlikely candidate to run a shipyard. After attaining his degree in aeronautical engineering, Gavino held successive positions as plant manager at the beer brewer Birra Peroni, quality manager at helicopter manufacturer AugustaWestland, and general manager of the Societa Europea Autocaravan. Most recently, he was chief operations Continue reading


Megayacht News Leadership Series: Pascale Reymond, Reymond Langton Design

Award-winning interior and exterior designer Pascale Reymond is the managing director of Reymond Langton Design, a company she formed with Andrew Langton in 2001. Reymond’s creative background includes a master’s degree in art history from La Sorbonne, Paris before moving to London to study interior dDesign. Her attention to detail is key to her success, Continue reading


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Megayacht News Leadership Series: Mario Pedol, Nauta Yachts

Globally famous now for designing Azzam, the world’s longest superyacht, Mario Pedol is a veteran of the industry. He has seen it grow from every angle, experiencing every aspect in his long and highly accomplished career. Now running Nauta Yachts, working and living in Milan, Italy, he has won the respect he justifiably deserves. Here Continue reading