Candy Group ended 2013 with an encouraging increase in sales volume (exceeded the share of 6.3 million appliances), improving profitability and completing the acquisition of the brand Baumatic UK (built-in sector). In addition, the company has also strengthened its top management. The Board of Directors, after reviewing the plans of management, has entrusted to Beppe Fumagalli the task of pursuing the objectives. Beppe Fumagalli substitutes Aldo Fumagalli in the role of CEO of Group Candy.
Aldo Fumagalli substitutes Beppe Fumagalli in the function of direction of the Business Sector Washing Appliances. Aldo also assumes the position of president of Candy SpA. CEO will be assisted by an Advisory Board composed of members of management and external consultants, who will contribute to the realization of business plans. “The progress achieved in the second half of 2013 and the strengthening of the company’s top management – said Beppe Fumagalli – are a confirmation of what has already been planned by our Group and a guarantee for the future. The strategies designed for the next few years will continue in the direction set to take on new challenges in product innovation and improving the economic and financial performances”.