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Adrián Fernández
Naval Architect / Founder

Adrian was born in
Argentina in 1979 he obtained a degree as a Naval Architect from Universidad Nacional de Quilmes in 2004.

He worked with designer
Gino Gandino at his Buenos Aires office as a naval architect from 2003 to 2006, working in a variety of motor yacht projects in the range of 20 to 100 feet for the Argentina, Brazil, China, Europe & US markets.

 2006 to 2014, he worked in the office of Juan Kouyoumdjian –Juan Yacht Design- in the design of competitive racing yachts.

Among many others, the main projects he was involved in are:

“Ericcson Racing Team”  Volvo Ocean Race 2008/2009
“Team Telefonica” Volvo Ocean Race 2011/2012
“Groupama Sailing Team” Volvo Ocean Race 2011/2012
IMOCA 60' (Pindar , Hugo Boss)
Maxi Yachts (Speedboat 100', Rambler 90')
IRC, TP52 Class, K 650; Beneteau First 30’

2012, still working with JYD, he joined "Artemis Racing" Design Team to be part of the development of the AC 72' in order to participate in the 34th America's Cup.

Adrian is a
passionate sailor, which complements his professional skills and provides a strong background for yacht design.

He speak
Spanish & English.