Team Members - Stéphane Chatel

Stéphane Chatel Systems Designer

Born in 1971 in Saint-Brieuc, France, Stéphane has a degree in mechanical engineering and earned a bachelor's degree in mechanical technology at the University of Brest (France). He worked for over 10 years for the French company HDS Design (Hervé Devaux Structures) as a mechanical engineer specializing in design and calculation of composites and metal parts for racing boats such Imoca60, America's Cup boats and ocean trimarans. From 2010 to 2014 he was designer for the Groupama Sailing Team winning, among other races, the Volvo Ocean Race 2011-2012. This is his first America's Cup with Luna Rossa.