Our team

Matthieu Robert

CEO and R&D director

Master’s degree in software architecture. Participated in several America’s Cup campaigns (6Sens, Areva, Team Germany) being in charge of software developments and performance analysis. Matthieu has also developed the SailVision ( for Oracle, Luna Rossa, …) at BSG Developements company.

Benoit Piquemal

Hardware designer

Designing electronics boards for Madintec, he is in charge of the development of the embedded electronics and computing of the maxi trimaran MACIF. Benoît has a solid 10 years experience in the offshore Gitana team and participated to the America’s Cup with Areva Challenge.

Hugo Kerhascoet

Scientific director – Autopilot expert

Embedded systems engineer and PhD in signal processing. Hugo is the MAD Brain 3D autopilot project manager. Expert in the design of steering algorithms, he has 5 years of experience in the French NKE company. Besides, Hugo is a former high profile sailor.

Jérémie Guillot

Hardware developer

With a PhD in embedded systems and 6 years of experience in Ocean Data System company designing anti-capsizing systems for offshore racing multihulls, Jérémie is in charge of designing the electronics of our product range.

Mathilde Tréhin

Control systems engineer, PhD Student in optimal control for foilers

Mathilde works on the energy management of Madintec products and foiling boat automatic control.

Clément Dandrieux

Fullstack web developer

Coding since he is 10 years old and latest web technologies passionate, Clément develops our products interfaces.

Nicola Foissac

Software developer

Master’s degree in software engineering, Nicola develops the lower layers of Madintec softwares.

Yangfan Xiang

Machine learning

Master’s degree in artificial intelligence, he embodies the company’s desire for advanced research by integrating deep learning techniques in the service of piloting algorithms.

Elodie Rétel

Graphics, communication

Our Partners

The Bravo Systems team
José Luis Velas, Javier Cuevas, Eduardo Aldaz Caroll.
Bravo4 creators, Oracle Team USA engineers.
Their careers were forged by the most technologically advanced sailing race, the America’s Cup.

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