This boatbuilder specialises in both sailing catamarans and motor yachts. Fountaine Pajot was founded in 1976 by Jean François Fountaine, Yves Pajot, Daniel Givon and Rémi Tristan, in the town of Aigrefeuille-d'Aunis, France. The company started with a staff of four but now Fountaine Pajot has grown to a dedicated team of over 400 employees who operate from two production sites. Thier mid-range sailing and power catamarans are constructed in Aigrefeuille, a short distance from La Rochelle. Their range, large sail and power catamarans are constructed in their Port Neuf factory in La Rochelle.