Its founder, Mr. Francesco Orso – born in Amalfi in 1944, with an nsane passion for the sea that his father passed down to him – was the Mr. Gianni Agnelli’s skipper on his historical S/Y “Agneta” for many years, until he arrived in Porto Santo Stefano where he married. In the 1989, he decided – together with his brother in law Mr. Fabio Alocci – to start a new adventure in being a yacht brokers: using the initials of their surname, they gave the name to the company AL.OR. Yacht brokerage became soon the main AL.OR. activity, followed by mooring and garaging services.
In that period they became also partner of Nautica Casarola, the sole Riva dealer for the Italian market, increasing their successes quickly. When Mr. Orso unfortunately passed away, his daughter Francesca (who was already working in the company) alongside her uncle in the management. AL.OR. is still today one of the most well-know name in the international brokerage market. Besides brokerage, they also started a yacht charter service that was very soon increased reached some important objectives expanding its charter activity also to the abroad market.