Yann Masselot

Yann Masselot

Chief Brands & communication officer / English

Yann Masselot is BENETEAU Brand Director since October 2020.

He joined the Beneteau shipyard in 1992 and worked successively in sales for the recreational business and then professional boats in the UK and France. In 2000, he took over Lagoon’s commercial activity and replaced Bruno Belmont, naval architect and multihull boat specialist. In a few years, the launch of innovative products and the rapid development of Lagoon’s distribution network enabled the brand to become a world leader for cruiser catamarans since 2003.

He was Chief Executive Officer of Construction Navale Bordeaux from September 2018 to October 2020. He was in charge of the Lagoon and CNB Yacht Builders brands, as well as the new brand Excess.

Yann Masselot is a graduate of the European Institute of Business in Paris and holds an MBA from Audencia Business School in Nantes.