Roger Talermo has been recently appointed as Executive Vice Chairman of Oy Nautor Ab. Based in Pietersaari, Finland, the company specializes in the construction of the world renowned Swan yachts.
This important appointment comes during what has been a very positive period for Nautor and highlights the company’s long term commitment to consolidate its strong position in the yachting sector.
With a strong educational background in Economics, Business Administration and International Marketing, Roger Talermo has a solid track record in assisting in the evolution of established companies. Mr. Talermo joins Nautor after having served as CEO to Amer Sports Corp., one of the leading sports equipment companies in the world, from 1996 – 2009. Mr. Talermo is also the current President of the Finnish Olympic Committee.
Mr. Talermo will dedicate his efforts to supervising and reinforcing all core activities of Nautor with a specific focus on organizational and industrial set-up, marketing and the development of new territories.
“It is my pleasure to welcome Roger to Nautor. We first met in 2000 when Nautor Challenge and Amer Sports participated in the Volvo Ocean Race. I am confident that with Roger’s experience and vision, he will make a strong contribution to the future of the company,” said Leonardo Ferragamo, Chairman of Nautor Holding.