Naval Architecture Design Studio


A passionate team

Yacht Design Collective is a French naval architecture design studio based in Paris and the Morbihan Gulf, and founded in 2015 by François PERUS and Romain SCOLARI.

Both naval engineers, they graduated together from the ENSTA-Bretagne and Paris La Villette school. Keeping in mind to transform their friendship and passion in a potential collaboration in the future, they trained separately for several years before taking the decision to move forward together.

Yacht Design Collective was born. And it is now a showcase of a collaboration that benefits of the complementarity of their respective vision and experiences allowing the studio to be pertinent and versatile in the marine industry.

François Pérus

François Pérus

Naval Architect

Trained with boat designers in France and abroad focusing particularly on multihulls and composites building. He quickly had the opportunity to design and to build his own personal catamaran, and to be involved in the design of some new cruising multihull projects. It was the starting point of his adventure as an independent designer.

Romain Scolari

Romain Scolari

Naval Architect

Project manager at Seine Design in Paris for 5 years, he was given the opportunity of supervising the studies and the building of large custom ships and floating buildings. From architecture and technic to subcontractor’s management, he learned all the tools that allow him now to deal with various multifaceted projects as an independent designer.


Alone you go faster, together you go further

Working together gives us the opportunity to cover any aspect of the design process. Our diverse experiences nourish and our different skills and technical background complete each other.

Tell us about your project and we will build the perfect team to realize your project. Made to measure:

      • Sailing and power boats with particular expertise in multihull design.
      • Leisure ships, river boats and all sort of floating architecture program respecting all public access and safety rules.
      • Interior and product design with cross over experiences.
      • Engineering and naval technical studies.

Following trends, new materials, and new technologies we always thrive to be one step ahead.
To complete complex project aspects, we have access to a broad spectrum of experts to complement us with their individual skillsets.


When Technique meets Aesthetic


Stability, Power prediction, Structural analysis, and Systems integration


We are experienced in composites, plywood, steel and aluminum construction


From 2D drawings and 3D modeling to virtual visualisation, we cover all the visual aspects of the design process


From the first sketch to last seatrials. We work with our customers every step of the way


Our work integrate all the regulation constraints, both for maritime, river, commercial and leisure vessels


We are doing projects for serial production shipyards, as well as one-off designs and building kits for private or professional owner

saling around the world
Serial production boat models
Custom boats designed
Awards won


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Tula's Endless Summer

For those interested in the Corsair880 trimaran, here is a full tour of the boat by Tula's Endless Summer.

#yachtdesigncollective #corsair880 Corsair Marine International #trimaran #boatdesign

We had a handful of requests for a video tour that reviewed every little nook and cranny of the Corsair 880 Trimaran! So here it is 😊 - a complete technical tour now on our Youtube channel ... See more

Photos from Yacht Design Collective / Perus-Scolari's post

There she is, swimming for the first time !!
Stay tuned for the first images of the seatrial next week ! Can’t wait !

A #yachtdesigncollective création for ... See more

Overboat by Neocean

The Overboat by Neocean received the best award for eco-friendly mobility ! Congratulations team !

#yachtdesigncollective JB Epron #neocean #overboat #electric #foiler

🏆👐Très fiers et honorés d'avoir reçu ce soir le Grand prix et prix de la mobilité intelligente et durable - Les Inn'Ovations 2021 avec @AD'DOCC_ et ses partenaires Altitude ... See more

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Yacht Design Collective


  • Main Office :
    91 bis rue Jean Pierre Timbaud
    75011 PARIS

  • Seaside Office :
    56780 Île aux Moines
    (Morbihan – France)

  • info(a)yachtdesigncollective.com

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