The team

Skippers, technicians, engineers, architects, logistics experts and project coordinators, together we are a close knit, driven team all sharing the same passion for the projects we are engaged on.

At our core is the fundamental belief that it is by adding the skills of each and every individual that we combine to build the most beautiful victories. Our team spirit is what makes us so strong and successful.

Antoine Carraz

Project Manager Imoca Apivia

Antoine Chartiez

General Technician

Antoine Gautier

Director of Research & Development Studies

Antoine Le Bras

Composites Technician

Antoine Le Ster

Projects Manager – Communications & Partnerships

Armelle Guillou

Finance & Administration Director

Arthur Tessier

Composites Technician

Baptiste Chardon


Bastian Le Morvan

Composites Technician

Benjamin Bébin

Hydraulics Technician

Benoît Piquemal

Manager of Electronics and IT Development

Charlie Dalin

Skipper Imoca Apivia

Corentin Chenais

Workshop Manager

Emilien Lavigne

Research & Development Engineer

Erwan Lemeilleur

Hydraulics Manager

François Gabart


Frédéric Berat

Boat Captain Trimaran Macif

Gauthier Guillou

Stagiaire Optimisation Système Embarqué

Guillaume Combescure

Performance Manager

Isabelle Magois

Logistics Manager

Jean-Marc Kermanach

Composites Technician

Jean-Yves Gau

Boat Captain Imoca Apivia

Julien Raynaud

Projects Coordinator

Laurent Dorval

Painting Technician

Nicolas de Castro

Operations Director

Pascal Dourlen

General Technician

Pierre Dayot

Manager of Electronics and IT Development

Raphaël Cairo

Materials Testing Manager

Rémi Blanchy

Composites Technician

Ronan Vicariot

Systems and Structures Engineer

Sébastien Col

Sport Manager

Sébastien Gladu

Boat Captain Trimaran Macif

Stéphane Chatel

Systems and Structures Engineer

Thomas Dagneau

Composites Technician

Thomas Normand

Director General

Ulysse David


Virginie Valentini

Communications Manager

Vivien Fraisse

Mechanical Engineering Manager