Date of birth: September 24, 1973
He speaks: Spanish and English
Who he is: Not only does Cicchetti have a wealth of experience across the Volvo Ocean Race and America's Cup campaigns, he is also a world Champion in the RC 44 sailing class and a highly sort after trimmer in the TP 52’s.
What he said: “I'm delighted to be sailing with Team Brunel, I've raced with Bouwe before, it was my baptism of fire around the planet. I'm also very happy to be bringing some Latin flavour to the team.”
Previous Volvo Ocean Race:
2014-15 Team Vestas Wind