New York-based McIntosh Group has announced the appointment of Filippo Fanton as the new CEO of Sonus faber, effective immediately.
Fanton has served as the CFO of Sonus faber for the last eight years, and will continue to hold that position as well until further notice.
"Filippo has done an excellent job serving as CFO, and I'm looking forward to working with him in his expanded role as CEO of Sonus faber," says Charlie Randall, CEO of McIntouch Group. "Sonus faber has a bright future under Filippo's leadership.
"I am honoured," he continues, "to lead such a prestigious company as Sonus faber. I am equally eager to not only preserve but expand its prominent standing in the high-end audio industry in order to provide our customers with the very best Italian handcrafted speakers."
McIntosh Group offers hi-fi products under a number of brand names, including McIntosh Laboratory Inc., Sonus faber, Audio Research, Wadia, Sumiko Subwoofers and Pryma. Founded in 1983, Sonus faber makes Italian-designed loudspeakers.