TOWT – Sail Shipping | About us

TransOceanic Wind Transport is a sailing freight transport company that offers a concrete and alternative solution both to climate warming and to the energy challenge. TOWT anticipates an energy change of paradigm in maritime shipping, too.

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About us

Guillaume Le Grand, founder of TOWT.  He is an energy specialist and has a significant experience on sailing boats.  He holds a degree in Sustainable Development, Energy and Environment. After having lived in Berlin and in London, he founded TransOceanic Wind Transport in 2009, so as to prove the viability of cargo sail-shipping. A Breton keen sailor, Guillaume deals with the strategy, the communication, and the maritime organisation of the calls. Write to Guillaume

Diana Mesa, vice-founder, designer and webmaster of, she currently follows the Arts & Language MA program at the Ecole des Hautes Etudes en Sciences Sociales (EHESS) and works as a communication officer for the Cité internationale universitaire de Paris. Write to Diana

Photograph : Martin Römer