Meet the team

Co-Founders

Xavier Lepercq

Co-founder – Chief engineer

Mayeul van den Broek

Co-founder – Project manager

Benoît Gaudiot

Co-founder – Test pilot

Xavier Lepercq

Mechanical Engineer specialized in structure mechanics, graduated from EPFL in 2017, he performed a master thesis at Thales Alenia Space aiming at simulating a complex composite structure. Xavier is the chief engineer of SP80. Thanks to his creativity, engineering skills and multiple experiences in marine and composite material automated manufacturing, he developed a program to predict the boat behavior and coordinates the different teams on all technical topics related to the boat's development.

Fluid dynamics

Charles de Sarnez

Team leader

Adrien Ninin

Gabriel Bessette

Anaëlle Manon

Rafael Fuzzati

Jules Angebault

Production

Romain Paridant

Team leader

Océane Suchel

Augustin Million

Baptiste Bayle

Blaise Ribon

Mathieu Janier

Aurore Kerr

Antoine Laperriere

Matthieu Spoorenberg

Rafael Fuzzati

Prototyping

Charles Cantenot

Team leader

Tanguy Desjardin

Team leader

Sébastien Azevedo

Georges-Henri Gaillard

Pauline Nicolas

Joao Barini

Marius de Mourgues

Tim Grimont

Xavier Groux

Basile Thiercelin

Isaac Holmes-Gentle

Jules Angebault

Mechanics

Romain Paridant

Team leader

Florentin Fellay

Romain Bezeaud

Thomas Velin

Electronics

Benjamin Bonnal

Team leader

Isaac Holmes-Gentle

Timothée Peter

Communication

Aurore Kerr

Team leader

Laura Manon

Tim Grimont

Anaëlle Manon

Guillaume Fischer

Zoé Daguin

Océane Suchel

Tanguy Desjardin

EPFL coordinators

Véronique Michaud

Associate professor and head of Laboratory for Processing of Advanced Composites (LPAC)

Robin Amacher

Scientist and DLL operations manager

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