Team coordinator and head designer. Oversees and coordinates design team activities, R&D efforts and sign off on final designs. Involved in sailmaking for 20 years. Winner Whitbread Race and America's Cup (sail coordinator and sail design team for both projects). Designer for many one design and maxi yacht programmes having won many of the biggest offshore and local events.
Doyle have once again been first in leading sail design software. For 2 years now Doyle have been utilizing the world leading sail design software "Sailpak", which has the ability to 3 dimensionally model any sail at the actual flying shape onboard the boat, and combined with various sail combinations and settings. The next generation in saildesign is now available when purchasing sails from Doyle NZ. With Sailpack-Viewer the Doyle sail designer can create a single file (PPK) with all the sails and rig together in an active 3D view. The customer will be able to see, from any point of view and with multiple options of rendering (geometry, mould aspect, paneling and/or full description with finishing details), his/her personally designed sail.