Alex Caizergues is a French kiteboarder, 4 times kitespeed world champion, first man to break the 100 km/h on water and holder of 6 speed records. He still holds the kite world record at 107.3 km/h set in the south of France in 2017. In 2019, he co-founded Syroco, a Climate Tech startup that supports the energy transition of maritime transportation. It provides fleet operators, cargo owners, naval architects & shipyards a solution to reduce the fuel consumption and carbon footprint of ships. The Syroco EfficientShip software platform builds digital twins of ships by leveraging physics modelling, data and AI.