Founder. Valentina Venturi manages the project. She holds a PhD in mechanical engineering and has 8 years’ experience at CERN. She is a passionate regatta sailor since childhood.


Co-founder. Mauro Bettazza is a serial entrepreneur and a very keen 18 Australian footer sailor. He embraced the project with his expertise and investment.


Web interface developer. Sandro Mani holds a master’s degree in Computational Sciences and Engineering at ETH Zurich and has 10 years experience in Geoinformatics. He is a passionate moth and skiff sailor and a Yachting Club president.


Digital Content. Art historian lent to communication. Giulia della Rosa has been a sailor since an early age and has raced on all types of boats and waters.


Web backend responsible. Pirmin Kalberer is an engineer specialized in geospatial software applications. He’s responsible for the web backend collecting data from the buoy


Robotic mark control system. Gianluca Rossetti holds a PhD in Mechanics and Advanced Engineering Sciences regarding dynamics and control of fixed and rotary wing aircrafts, with focus on remotely piloted aircraft and OPV (Optionally Piloted Vehicle) with electric propulsion. He  also holds a master in aerospace engineer and he is founding member of Zephyr S.r.l .


Robotic mark control system. Matteo Turci is a computer engineer, with more than 10 years experience in the field of unmanned robotic systems. He is CEO and founding member of Zephyr S.r.l. and he leads each project regarding the design and integration of hardware or software sub-systems.