As a cosmopolitan, the Argentinian
yacht designer and naval architect,
Horacio Bozzo, after graduating from
university, moved back to Italy, the
home of his parents.
He began his career in Rome before
going to the USA where he worked
for six years in a high-profile Fort
It was in the Florida city, one of the
hubs of American yachting, that
Horacio Bozzo set up the Axis Group
Yacht Design studio in 1996.
After few years, in 2001, he made the
decision to return to Tuscany, Italy.
Since has established tight collaboration
with the most renowned shipyards such as
Perini Navi, Picchiotti, ISA, Benetti,
Azimut, Kingship, Codecasa, VSY and
Rossinavi among others.
Horacio Bozzo, through Axis, is
involved in collaborations all over
Europe, America and Asia.
As he says: "Being confronted with
new cultures means immerse yourself
in new ideas and concepts which
challenge and stimulate you to create
truly original projects”.
“I feel it is essential to reconcile the
demand of design, functionality and
simplicity of construction”.