Currículo Horacio

History – Work Experience

October 2015 – To Date

      -AC35-Groupama Team France , Construction & Production Drawings Coordinator       

May 2015- December 2015

     -Acceptance, running, warranty , 57m Benetti M/Y “SURPINA”       

 November 2013 – May 2015

     -AC35-Luna Rossa, Construction & Production Drawings Coordinator.

 August 2012 – September 2013

     -AC34- Artemis Racing, Wing Project Manager & Technical Manager for Blue Boat restructure and sailing.

 January 2010 – July 2012

     -Technical Director and Project Manager Equipo Telefonica in the Volvo Ocean Race 2011-2012

 July 2009 – January 2010

     – Engineering and Design at Carabelli Design & Engineering.

         30’ One Design C30

http://c30.sailstation.com

 

General marine consultancy.

 October 2007- July2009

  • Ericsson Racing Team International (Ericsson 4) Team Crew Member for the Volvo Ocean Race 2008-2009 Position : Trimmer ,Hydro systems & Technical resp. 

September 2006-June 2007

-AC 32 – Victory Challenge America’s Cup team Valencia .

       Mast Dept Manager and special projects development.

September 2004-July 2006

– Technical Director and Manager –Brasil1 Volvo Ocean Race 2005-2006. Responsible for technical aspects of Brasil 1 team , decided on designer and responsible for construction, purchase and coordination of complete construction of Brasil 1.

-Shore Technical Manager for Brasil1 Volvo 2005-2006 Race. Put together and coordinated the shore crew for maintenance of Brasil 1 during stop over.

-Sailed Legs 1, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9 as same as In port Races in Rio, Baltimore, Portsmouth and Rotterdam.

– Position Trimmer/Driver responsible of systems

November 2001-September 2004

– Project Manager and Owner Representative for the construction of 156’ Abeking & Rasmussen Luxury Motor Yacht . Participated in the conceptual design, general arrangement and design development of the yacht , also responsible for the acceptance and delivery of the Yacht from Lemwerder (Germany ) .

November 1999-July 2004

– Project Manager , purchase of 130’ Feadship , running operation, maintenance, sale.

February 1992-2001

  • Worked in own Yacht Design office designing and building several racing and cruising sailing boats, motorboats, general consultancy in the marine industry.
  • Constructed designed boats during this period :
  • 71’ Motor sailer
  • 65’ Cold molded cruising schooner
  • 56’ Fast Cruising Sailboat
  • 54’ Fast Crusing Sailboat
  • 53’ Fast Crusing Sailboat
  • 45’ Full Carbon Fast Cruising Daysailer
  • 42 IRC Sailboat
  • 32’ RIB
  • 37’ Lobster Motor Yacht
  • 32’ IMS Racing Sailboat
  • 25’ Cruiser/Racer Production Sailboat
  • 25’ ILC/IMS Sailboat
  • 23’ Sportboat

 

Short List of Sailing History:

-2009 Star Worlds Varberg Sweden 24th   87 entrants Helmsman

-Volvo Ocean Race 2008-2009 Ericsson 4 1st Place and 24hour Monohull World Record Trimmer /Systems

-2008 Maxi Worlds , Alfa Romeo 3rd Porto Cervo Trimmer

– 2007 Star Class Brazilian championships and Europeans Helmsman

-Volvo Ocean Race 2005-2006 Brasil 1 3rd Place Trimer/Helmsman

-Several Copa del Rey and Mediterranean IMS races Helmsman/Trimmer

-Ocean Races in the Brazilian /Uruguayan and Argentinian coast with 1st Places in IMS Brazilian championship 3 times 1997/98/90. Helmsman, Trimmer

-1991 Snipe Southamerican Championship 2nd Helmsman

-1990 Snipe South American Championship 1st Place Helmsman

-1989 Snipe South American Championship 2nd Helmsman

-1988 1993 Several Laser championships in Brazil and Southamerica

-1988 Pusan Olympics in Soling Class 16th Helmsman

-1988 Soling Northamerican Championship 6th Place Helmsman

-1987 Snipe World Championship (France) 3rd. Place Helmsman

-1986 Snipe Class Junior World Championship (Italy) 1st Place Helmsman

-1984 Snipe Junior World Championship (Montevideo) 1st Place Helmsman

-1982 Snipe Junior World’s (Canada) 5th Place Helmsman

-1980 Optimist World championship (Portugal)