Italian shipyard Perini Navi has recruited Stéphane Leveel to its design team. He joins the company with over 18 years of experience in the naval architecture of sailing yachts.
Leveel will join the design team headed by Franco Romani to enhance Perini Navi’s cooperation with the industry’s naval architects as well as further developing the naval architecture-specific practices undertaken internally.
Commenting on the appointment, Burak Akgül, MD of sales, marketing and design, says: “After many years of cooperating with naval architects, we are delighted to welcome Stéphane into the world of building large sailing yachts.
“We have known Stéphane since the very beginning of his career and had the chance to appreciate his skills and talent over the years. We’re all thrilled to have him in the family.”