Established in 1969 by Paolo Vitelli, who remains chairman to this day, Azimut Yachts is part of Azimut|Benetti, the world’s leading privately-owned luxury yachting group, with operations in 80 countries, and the top-ranking global builder of megayachts.
In 2019, the Group’s 50th anniversary year, Azimut|Benetti confirmed its place for the 20th time as the world’s leading producer of mega yachts, based on the international Global Order Book 2020 ranking of top yacht builders published by highly-reputed magazine Boat International.
With a huge distribution network covering all five continents, the Shipyard stands out for the unmistakable style of its yachts and outstanding technological innovation, representing a symbol of Made in Italy products at their global finest.
Building the most beautiful, reliable, technological, and innovative yachts. And providing assistance anywhere, and at any time. This is the mission of Azimut|Benetti Group of which Azimut Yachts is part. And to offer a range that appeals to a broad spectrum of owners, anticipating trends and styles in an increasingly global and heterogenous marketplace, while always guaranteeing the maximum possible comfort and safety on board.
Two of the many distinctive features of Azimut Yachts’ products stand out in particular: technological innovation and a focus on design. That is why for over ten years now, the Shipyard has partnered with experienced professionals and new talents working in various product categories, including residential architecture, the automotive industry and product design.
Photos Azimut, Andrea Bonventre