Alexander McDiarmid Design is a multi-disciplinary, full service design team creating "out of the box" design concepts and solutions.
The British designer was quickly dubbed 'The L'Enfant Terrible of Yacht Design' following his arrival on the world Superyacht stage as an independent designer in 2011. Celebrating the tenth year of the design studio in 2021 he is best known for his visionary, provocative and inspired rule-breaking concepts and projects.
Born 1978 in London, he is a recipient of both a Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees in Industrial Design and Automotive Design from the world-renowned Schools of Engineering and Art & Design at Coventry University, United Kingdom.
With 20 years of international design experience working for international names and brands in the yacht, aviation and design worlds including naval architects Gilles Vaton, Philippe Briand and Tony Castro, the multi-disciplinary studios foundation draws on this untold wealth of design flare and creativity while bringing new and exciting ideas to the table.
Our methodology involves listening, understanding and interpreting the client's brief through deep, creative and lateral thinking. Always with an innovative approach, a strong emphasis on proportions, a refined sense of form and a fertile imagination.
Today located in the ancient spa city of Aix-en-Provence offering a continual source of inspiration with close proximity to Monaco.
We look forward to meeting you, listening to your dreams and future product plans and how we can develop and realise these together.
Superyacht Design Magazine - The Superyacht Group, London
Capt. Adrian McCourt, Chairman, Watkins Superyachts Ltd, London
Centurion Magazine - Yachting Special Best of 2012
FRASER YACHTS - The world’s leading, full-service yachting company.
Rich Lazzara, Yacht Designer & Editor of OceanOfNews
Frances & Michael Howorth, Superyacht News, International