TEAM MEMBERS - Marcelino Botin
Born in Santander (Spain) in 1962, Marcelino studied Yacht Design in Southampton, England, and then went on to start the design firm Botin and Partners. He was the Principal Designer for Emirates Team New Zealand in the 2007 America’s Cup. In 2008 Botin and Partners designed their first Volvo 70 for Team Puma, finishing 2nd overall. Latest designs include several TP52s, IRC and Volvo 70 projects. This is his first America’s Cup with team Luna Rossa.