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Gabriel Heyman

Gabriel Heyman, Swedish yacht designer, physician, educator. Achievements include invention of Sailing hull shapes for greater speed; patents for Keel design for America's Cup yachts; invention of Rudder for sailing yachts. Member of Swedish Yacht Designers Association, Society of Naval Architects and Marine Engineers.

Background

  • Heyman, Gabriel was born on April 1, 1952 in Göteborg, Sweden.

  • Education

    • Student department architect, Chalmers University of Technology, Göteborg, 1971—1972. Registered doctor, general practitioner, University of Göteborg, 1980.

    Career

    • General practictioner Health Care Units, Göteborg, Malå, Sweden, 1982—1996. Tutor medical students University of Göteborg, 1984—1994.

    Major achievements

    • Achievements include invention of Sailing hull shapes for greater speed. Patents for Keel design for America's Cup yachts. Invention of Rudder for sailing yachts.

    Membership

    Member of Swedish Yacht Designers Association, Society of Naval Architects and Marine Engineers.

    Connections

    • Life partner Pia Hallonsten. Children: Jacob, Nina.
    • children: Jacob Heyman
    • Nina Heyman
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    Born April 1, 1952
    (age 65)
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    • 1980
      general practitioner
    • 1982 - 1996
      General practictioner Health Care Units
      Göteborg, Vastra Gotaland, Sweden