Azuree 40 is a new design developed together by Giovanni Ceccarelli and Paolo Ballerini, a well-known name for projects and manufacturing of sailing yachts in Italy.
These two names unite their experience with a leading brand in Turkey: Sirena Marine. Giovanni Ceccarelli Was born in Ravenna, Italy where he currently lives.
He started designing yachts in the office of his father, who is the designer of more than 1000 EC projects since 1977 to this day. Ceccarelli has an engineering degree from the University of Bologna and has designed many national and international award-winning sailing yachts, as well as designing the motor yacht series for the Carnevali brand.
Giovanni Ceccarelli was the head designer for both Mascalzone Latino, which participated in the America's Cup in 2003, and the +39 in 2007. Being one of the familiar faces of America's Cup organization, the most prestigious event of the sailing world, he has also chaired the Italian Yacht Designers Association for a period.


Rob Humphreys founded the Humphreys Yacht Design (HYD) in 1974, after graduating successfully in Industrial Design (Engineering).
The HYD, who started designing small yacht racing specially built, over the years it has expanded its activities giving rise to the series production of the yacht.
In the course of his 39-year career, the design of Humphreys and have won many prestigious awards such as the Fastnet Races, Spi Quest, King's Cup, European Championship IMS and the prestigious King's Cup in Spain. Among the successes of Humphreys to be counted also awards the Race Week in Antigua and the UEFA European IMS.
Among the successful design of Humphreys should be mentioned Oystercatcher XXII, Juno, Blue Arrow, Big Buzzard and Whitbread 60. The yacht Humphreys awarded at the international level there are also Contessa 33, Gib'Sea 414 Gib'Sea Master 48 Sealance and Gib'Sea 312 Sealance. Rob Humphreys, who always gives priority to the needs and preferences of customers, at the present time is creating design for Oyster and Elan.
The yachts designed on an unparalleled aesthetic design and functional needs of the client and with ease of handling, report privileged motif created by a design approach that favors the desires and needs of the customer mixing them with strong stylistic ability.