Marelli Motori has appointed two new directors to its board

Marelli Motori Srl, the Italian electric motors and generators producer acquired by British engineering and industrial group Langley Holdings in May 2019, today announced two new director appointments to its board.

Arzignano – 18th September, 2020

Simone D’Aversa (32) has been appointed Finance Director. Mr D’Aversa, who holds a Master’s degree in Economics and Business Management from Padova University, joined the company’s finance department in 2016 from Deloitte. Working his way up to Head of Finance at Marelli headquarters, he quickly established himself as a valued member of the company’s leadership team following its acquisition by Langley Holdings in May 2019.

Marco Cavallero (41) has been appointed Sales & Marketing Director. Mr. Cavallero graduated from Turin University in Business Management Engineering and holds a Masters degree in Business Management & Finance from the University of California San Diego (UCSD). 

Prior to joining Marelli Motori in 2014, he was a Senior Consultant at KPMG in Milan for three years, afterwards he covered multiple roles in business development for renewable energy projects. Previous roles at Marelli Motori include General Manager of Marelli USA, Inc., and since 2018, Managing Director of Marelli Motori Asia Sdn Bhd based in Kuala Lumpur. 

Stepping up: (left) Simone D’Aversa and (right) Marco Cavallero
Bernard Langley, acting CEO: “I am delighted to welcome Simone and Marco to the Marelli board. They have both held key executive roles within the Marelli Motori group and I have no doubt that they will continue to drive the business forward in their new roles."

About Marelli Motori

Marelli Motori is a leading manufacturer of electric motors and generators. Founded in northern Italy in 1891, the company enjoys worldwide brand recognition in the marine, oil & gas, power generation, co-generation, hydro, and other industrial sectors.

Marelli Motori employs around 900 people and operates extensive manufacturing facilities in Italy and Malaysia with own subsidiaries in the United States, Germany, the UK, and South Africa and has an extended sales, distribution, and service network across four continents, supplying its technologically advanced products in more than 120 countries. 

On 24 May 2019, Marelli Motori was acquired by Langley Holdings plc, the British engineering and industrial group.