The judges of the BOAT International Design & Innovation Awards 2020
In order to decide the BOAT International Design & Innovation Awards winners in the fairest manner, we have adopted the same transparent judging procedures that have distinguished the World Superyacht Awards to set them apart from others.
In this respect we assemble a wholly independent jury comprised of yacht owners, senior yacht crew and acclaimed designers and stylists from within as well as outside the marine industry, all with expert knowledge in their specific fields.
Our panel of esteemed judges includes:
Cristina de Basto
VP De Basto Designs
Captain, 77m Samar
Managing Director, Design Centre Chelsea Harbour, London
President & Creative Director, Giugiaro Architettura
Director, Gosling Limited
Partner, Clyde & Co
Owner, Sabrina Monte-Carlo
Partner, Owen Clarke Design
Managing Director, Lateral Engineering
Donald Starkey Designs
Owner & Design Director, Lighting Design International
Founder and Director of Alexandre THIRIAT Yachts & More...
Director of Global Advanced Design, Mercedes Benz
Books Editor & Editor-at-Large, BOAT International Media
Executive Editor, Boat International, BOAT International US