"Homo sum, hamani nihil a me alienum puto"

Heautontimorùmenos - TERENZIO

Design & Engineering

Design concept, engineering, computational analysis, development and definition of all technical specifications, style and executive project.

Project Management

Planning and control project, survey and management for supply order, quality and product. Cost analysis and project timing.

Research & Innovation

Research and support activities for the industrial and university sector for technological development and start-ups.


UKI DESIGN is the unusual but well-chosen “ideogram” under which the professionalism and experience of the three yacht designers are hidden: colleagues from the past university studies, as well as being held by an important friendship, constantly collaborate with some of the most important boatbuilder and designers.

The journey has just began…


alessandro manca

Eng. Alessandro Manca

Founder - Mechanical Engineer

Degree in mechanical engineering at the University of Cagliari and MYD at Polidesign of Milan. He constantly collaborates with the Italian nautical reality, like project manager and engineer. Design of water lines, structures and technical plants, development of construction plans, mechanical design and on-board handling. Feasibility studies and shipyard management.

Danilo Schieppati

Danilo Schieppati

Founder - Designer

Degree from the Faculty of Industrial Design of the Politecnico di Milano and MYD from Polidesign of Milan. Development of internal and external layouts for many international construction sites. Great experience of both sailing and motor yachts, both for serial production and one-off, from 10 to 110 meters. Careful attention and valuable research into functional details, follow the owner for his important and decisive choices.

Luca Vallebona

Luca Vallebona

Founder - Architect

Degree from the Faculty of Architecture of the University of Genoa and MYD from the Polidesign University of Milan. International and prestigious collaborations signed for some of the most interesting yachts. Numerous awards for development needs in the development of interiors and exteriors for well-known shipyards and publishers. Architectural design from the single apartment to the redevelopment of urban areas.
Experience and personality for the design of motor and sailing yachts, intended for both serial production and one-off production.


about us
Inverness McKenzie

Inverness McKenzie

Business Owner

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Hanson Deck

Hanson Deck

Independent Artist

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Our Locations

09012 Capoterra (CA), Via Po 47 - ITALY

20146 Milano (MI), Via Bartolomeo D'Alviano 2 - ITALY

Give us a ring

a.manca@ukidesign.com | +39 328 012 6791

d.schieppati@ukidesign.com | +39 340 735 1660

l.vallebona@ukidesign.com | +39 349 537 0714

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