Exocet HQ

La planche à voile, c'est beaucoup une histoire de sensations, de matériel, mais c'est surtout une histoire de passionnées qui font le maximum pour rendre l'aventure Exocet - XO Sails possible. Voici le team Exocet HQ.  

-Margaux Belbeoch: Margaux is in charge of all commercial management (invoicing, shipping, Import / Export ...) and holds the purse strings with an iron hand!

-Patrice Belbeoch: The big chief ! Patrice imagines, develops products, negotiates with suppliers, customers ... he is at the forefront on all subjects!

-Damien Le Guen: Damien works with Patrice on the development, manages all the technical aspects of the products with the factories and loves to go on tour to make try the stuff!

-Julien Leclerc: Julien takes care of all the communication / marketing part, artistic direction for the designs, web, and he also likes to let go the computer to go on tour with Damien!

Exocet is a devoted sailboard manufacturer, initiated in the early 90’s by Patrice Belbeoch a former PWA World Champion. For several years, the boards were custom shaped and only dedicated World Cup racers and specific customers, and with the cooperation of several legendary shapers, the team’s recognition quickly became known world wide. Jean-Marie Guiriec, a composite technician with vast experiences from his development work with the French America’s Cup syndicate Defi France joined the company in 1993 as a shaper. 

Due to the success and excellent market reception of several celebrated models throughout the 90’s, Patrice and Jean Marie decided to create and promote their own line of production boards in 2000. Several inventive and successful shapes have been launched every year, and the R&D and marketing facilities in Thailand was established in 2004.

Simultaneously the company moved into a complete new storage and office building in Brest, France, where are developed all the products. 
In 2009, Patrice decided to launch his own brand of sails, XO Sails. Strong of experience of director since 1986, it develops a complete range of products answering all the uses, of the initiation to race-racing.

Today, Exocet and XO Sails are positioned as some of the most innovative and fastest-growing brands in the industry, offering a versatile range of windsurfing, sails, and stand-up paddling, ranging from entry concepts. from proven range to ultra advanced racing machines.
Exocet and XO Sails serve more than 50 countries worldwide and the goal is to offer only the most advanced and reliable products at all levels.