Cantiere Navale Italia has finalized the acquisition of Kifaru Yacht, as first step of a project to expand in the boating business with more brands.
Kifaru Yacht, is knows among the boating passionate mainly for the Askari 63, ,original boat built for a world-famous Italian soccer coach. Founded in 2009, the company has now been acquired Cantiere Navale Italia thus becoming the first brand in their portfolio. In the mid-term, Cantiere Navale Italia aims to enlarge their offer with more brands, either new or absorbed, in order to become an attractive and especially) competitive group for an international clientele. People with passion and competence who can recognize unique design, high performance, impeccable quality and maniacal attention to details.
Who is Cantiere Navale Italia
Cantiere Navale Italia has born at the beginning of 2015 from the will of some Italian entrepreneurs with past experience in the nautical business and with big passion. Founded in La Spezia, CNI wants to become the reference point in the market niche where the main drivers are innovation, performance and distinction. With a range of boats 43 to 90 feet, built in aluminum and designed by Luca Dini Yachts Design, Cantiere Navale Italia (in their words) targets European, North American and Far Eastern markets with exclusive products characterized by high tech accents and full customization.
“Actually we were already building boats for Kifaru – says Nico Laude, one of the founding partners – and the recent acquisition of the brand formally marks a stage we were working on since long. I like to think that we just made the first steps of a long path to international success”.
Kifaru Baby 13 (in the renderings) by Cantiere Navale Italia is ready to debut at Cannes Yachting Festival, where i twill be available for visits and sea trials.