Born 29th December in Canada
Lives Lanester, Brittany
Jean-Sébastien Chénier Proteau, who has a Master's degree in Business and Administration, has spent much of his sailing career working for some of the highest profile projects in sailing, including the America's Cup with Groupama Team France, the Volvo Ocean Race with the race-winning Dongfeng Race Team, the Oman Sail team and SailGP, to name but a few. The 36-year old Canadian joined Spindrift racing as Executive Director in autumn 2019 and, in his role, manages the administrative, technical and sports teams. His impressive international management experience will help to develop the future vision and ambitions of the founders of Spindrift racing.