Ideas change products.
Vision changes everything.

Ideas change products.
Vision changes everything.

Ideas change products.
Vision changes everything.

       About Wider

Since 2010,
a history of creative
and lateral thinking.

Ever since its foundation, Wider has been all about visionary ideas and projects aimed at expanding the frontier of the yachting industry.

Today, Wider is one of the most innovative yacht design atelier in the world, led by a management team committed to grow as a company by constantly questioning the status quo, and by challenging unsustainable and unfutureable ways of designing yachts.

Ever since its foundation, Wider has been all about visionary ideas and projects aimed at expanding the frontier of the yachting industry.

Today, Wider is one of the most innovative yacht design atelier in the world, led by a management team committed to grow as a company by constantly questioning the status quo, and by challenging unsustainable and unfutureable ways of designing yachts.

       Milestones

From its first appearance in the sector, with motorized yacht docks and a lateral approach to comfort, to the first hybrid yacht projects in the nautical world, Wider has always been a naturally evolutive brand.

From its first appearance in the sector, with motorized yacht docks and a lateral approach to comfort, to the first hybrid yacht projects in the nautical world, Wider has always been a naturally evolutive brand.

2010

Wider was founded in Castelvecchio di Monteporzio, Italy. Its first project, the Wider 42, an innovative and high-performance 13m yacht with apatented system to open up the cockpit, immediately received worldwide recognition.

2010

Wider was founded in Castelvecchio di Monteporzio, Italy. Its first project, the Wider 42, an innovative and high-performance 13m yacht with apatented system to open up the cockpit, immediately received worldwide recognition.

2011

The project for the Wider 150, the first superyacht from the shipyard and the first one to incorporate serial hybrid propulsion with azimuthal thrusters in the whole nautical world, was officially presented.

2011

The project for the Wider 150, the first superyacht from the shipyard and the first one to incorporate serial hybrid propulsion with azimuthal thrusters in the whole nautical world, was officially presented.

2012

The first Wider 42 was launched. The yacht was featured in the prestigious ADI Design Index, and won both the AIM Marine Group Editor’s Choice Awards and the Robb Report Best of the Best.

2012

The first Wider 42 was launched. The yacht was featured in the prestigious ADI Design Index, and won both the AIM Marine Group Editor’s Choice Awards and the Robb Report Best of the Best.

2013

Wider opened the Ancona shipyard, equipped specifically to build superyachts, and started the production of the first Wider 150.

2013

Wider opened the Ancona shipyard, equipped specifically to build superyachts, and started the production of the first Wider 150.

2014

Wider presented its second superyacht, the Wider 165, and the Wider 32, an Express Cruiser in its own right as well as a tender for the Wider superyachts. It immediately won the AIM Marine Group Editor’s Choice Awards.

2014

Wider presented its second superyacht, the Wider 165, and the Wider 32, an Express Cruiser in its own right as well as a tender for the Wider superyachts. It immediately won the AIM Marine Group Editor’s Choice Awards.

2015

The first Wider 150 was launched and presented at the Monaco Yacht Show, where she was visited by Prince Albert II of Monaco. She became the first motor yacht in history to receive a perfect COMF (Y) 100/100 score.

2015

The first Wider 150 was launched and presented at the Monaco Yacht Show, where she was visited by Prince Albert II of Monaco. She became the first motor yacht in history to receive a perfect COMF (Y) 100/100 score.

2018

The Wider 165 was launched. She received general acclaim around the world, raising the standards of the Wider 150 and winning the prestigious RINA Comfort Class (COMF (Y) 100,100), the RINA Green Plus (Platinum) and the World Superyacht Award “Displacement Motor Yachts Below 500GT – 48m and above”.

2018

The Wider 165 was launched. She received general acclaim around the world, raising the standards of the Wider 150 and winning the prestigious RINA Comfort Class (COMF (Y) 100,100), the RINA Green Plus (Platinum) and the World Superyacht Award “Displacement Motor Yachts Below 500GT – 48m and above”.

2019

Wider is acquired by Marcello Maggi. Is the beginning of a new chapter in the history of the shipyard. At the 2019 edition of the Monaco Yacht Show Wider presented the projects for two new superyachts, the Wider 180 and the Wider 135.

2020

Wider presented the projects for two new superyachts, the Wider 180 and the Wider 135, as well as a new propulsion system, the thermionic converter which confirmed Wider’s pioneering role in creating new, more sustainable, yachting experiences.

2022

Wider presented the Widercat 92, the 28-meter future-conscious, sun-powered, limitless-inspired catamaran, the first multihull in the history of the shipyard.

2022

Wider presented the Widercat 92, the 28-meter future-conscious, sun-powered, limitless-inspired catamaran, the first multihull in the history of the shipyard.

       Governance

       President

Marcello Maggi

Marcello Maggi is one of the Founders, Shareholder and President of W-Fin Sarl, the holding Company that owns 100% of Wider equity.

       President

Marcello Maggi

Marcello Maggi is one of the Founders, Shareholder and President of W-Fin Sarl, the holding Company that owns 100% of Wider equity.

       President

Marcello Maggi

Marcello Maggi is one of the Founders, Shareholder and President of W-Fin Sarl, the holding Company that owns 100% of Wider equity.

Fabio Fraternale

Fabio Fraternale

CEO
Luciano Cardini

Luciano Cardini

Head of Wider Engineering
Maurizio Magri

Maurizio Magri

Chief Commercial Officer