Hugues de Turckheim, CTO


Engineer specialised in R&D, specifically in the area of composites, mechanics of fluids and sailing competition, 65 years old.

Over 40 years of experience, he started his career with the construction of the 40 meter sailboat “Vendredi 13”, aiming at circumnavigating the globe. Coach of the TIGA international racing team, and holder of a speed record with a foiler. Expert technician and member of the technical committee Hydroptère with long standing experience on trimarans, including the setup of the 60 feet gauge ORMA.

Expert sailor with outstanding sailing track record, including the circumnavigation of the African continent.

Project creator of the Pi28 and the Softwing.