Dr Sabrina Malpede, CEO
Dr. Sabrina Malpede is the co-founder and director of SMAR Azure Ltd. Since the 1997 through her University doctorate, she has been involved in sail and rig design.
Dr. Malpede graduated from the Universita’ Federico II, Naples, Italy, with an Honours degree in Aeronautical Engineering and has a PhD in Sail Design from the University of Glasgow, Scotland. She was awarded with the Enterprise Fellowship in 2003 by Scottish Enterprise and the Royal Society of Edinburgh. In 2004 she won the SMART: Scotland Award for the development of an innovative technology for the rig design.
The technology is now commercialized by SMAR Azure Ltd.
Sabrina is the main spokesperson for the company and particularly liaises with clients.