Pedersoli and Ferretti in the transaction with Wally

Milan, 18 January 2019 – Pedersoli Studio Legale, with a team led by Ascanio Cibrario (Equity Partner), has advised Ferretti, one of the largest national groups of nautical sector, as to the participation of Wally in its trademarks’ portfolio through a number of agreements aimed at brand promotion.

Wally, design and technology icon in luxury boating sector, has been founded by Luca Bassani, known for having changed the world of sailing yachts by first introducing carbon fibre and manoeuvring automation.

In the period 2019-2022 Ferretti will invest more than 84 million Euro in the development of the brand and in the design and implementation of new products, maintaining the exclusive cooperation of Luca Bassani.

Pedersoli team providing legal assistance in the transaction has also involved Luca Rossi Provesi (Counsel), Giulio Langella and Edoardo Augusto Bononi (Associates) as to corporate aspects, while Andrea de’ Mozzi (Equity Partner) and Marco Guerra (Associate) have advised on tax issues.

Peter Sternberg at Venables, US law firm, has advised the founding member.

Tomorrow at the opening of Düsseldorf Boat Show, Ferretti will present 48 Wallytender, the first boat  created as a result of the new cooperation.




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