Fabrizio Iarrera appointed COO at Silent-Yachts


The Italian is overseeing production and operations at the solar-electric catamaran builder, whose dealer network now includes Asiamarine.


Fabrizio Iarrera, Silent-Yachts, Michael Köhler, Silent 120, Explorer, Italy, Turkey, Asiamarine, Hong Kong, Singapore, Thailand, Azimut-Benetti, Group, Monte Carlo Yachts, Groupe Beneteau

Fabrizio Iarrera, COO, Silent-Yachts

Fabrizio Iarrera has been appointed as Chief Operating Officer of Silent-Yachts, which builds 60-120ft solar electric catamarans in Italy and Turkey, and is represented by Asiamarine in Hong Kong, Singapore and Thailand.


Having spent seven years in engineering, Iarrera spent seven years as General Manager of Atlantis, part of Azimut-Benetti Group, followed by 11½ years with Monte Carlo Yachts, firstly as General Manager then as CEO of the Groupe Beneteau brand.


At Silent-Yachts, Iarrera is responsible for the production, shipyard workflow and operations management, and will help further strengthen the shipyard’s position among the leaders in sustainable yachting.


“The goal is to make sure our customers are satisfied with their dream catamarans built by Silent-Yachts,” Iarrera said. “I’m grateful for the chance to work for such an incredible, promising company. The sky’s the limit for our team.”


Silent-Yachts has almost 30 units currently under construction including the brand’s flagship Silent 120 Explorer (click for article).


Michael Köhler (click for Leader interview), founder and CEO of Silent-Yachts, said: “I’m happy to welcome Fabrizio to our strong, capable team. He will help us become even more efficient in production and make sure all orders are flawlessly executed and delivered on time and on budget. Fabrizio is an accomplished, success-oriented executive with extensive experience in business operations and development, and project management.”