TEAM MEMBERS - Adolfo Carrau
Born in Montevideo (Uruguay) in 1975, Adolfo is the Design Coordinator. He is a Mechanical Engineer and also has an MSc in Sailing Yacht Hydrodynamics from Southampton University. In 2007 he joined the design firm Botin and Partners and since then has been involved in all the hull and appendage developments. He has also worked for Emirates Team New Zealand (AC90 – TP52 – Camper VOR70) and for German Frers Naval Architecture (AC32 - Victory Challenge, developing the VPP). Adolfo started sailing Optimists at the age of 8 and, since then, has competed both on dinghies and offshore racing yachts. He represented Uruguay in the Sydney 2000 Olympic Games in the Laser class.