Juan José Balaguer Mora
Juan José Balaguer Mora is WIDER's Chief Operations Officer. Always interested in nautical design, Juan gained a B.Eng (Hons) in Yacht and Powercraft Design at Nottingham Trent University before moving to Italy where he began his professional life in the construction of commercial vessels at the Sec Shipyard.
He later held the position of Site Manager at Benetti and continued his career as Technical Manager at Fraser Yachts. Juan José subsequently became Production Manager for CRN, part of the Ferretti Group, where he gained experience in managing the construction of yachts ranging from 40 to 80 metres, building both in steel/aluminum and composite. His career continued as Shipyard Manager at Cantiere Baglietto where he furthered his expertise in processing and using steel and aluminum.
"Juan was brought into the WIDER family to enrich the design of the WIDER Superyacht portfolio with his expertise gained at some of the best brands in the industry." Tilli Antonelli