Mikael Razola is the project manager for the wPCC research project that Wallenius Marine is running together with SSPA and KTH. The aim is to develop a sailing car-carrier ship for long-distance shipping. Mikael has a Ph.D. in Naval Architecture and has been working with a wide range of marine development projects within the government, private and military market, first as consultant at SSPA and since 2019 at Wallenius Marine. Sailing has always been an important part for Mikael, both professionally and as leisure, he has among other projects been involved with the development of an autonomous sailing research platform (Maribot Vane), and in the development of courses in sailing mechanics.