About us

Marc A. Gervait

Owner & Chief Design Officer

Born in Switzerland, Marc studied business, engineering and material science before obtaining a degree in Industrial Design at the Cleveland Institute of Art & Design.  He started his career designing highly successful products for a new division of New York-based Creative Bath Products, Inc., catering to the mass market retail industry.
Over a decade ago, Marc was hired by Florida-based Lazzara Yachts, Inc. to introduce new perspectives and production methods to their yacht design.  Within a few years, Marc became their lead designer and created a new line of yachts for the company, as well as numerous groundbreaking designs. 
A few years ago, he accepted an opportunity to work in his home country in the luxury interior design industry, and he decided to start his own design and consulting firm.
After accepting an opportunity to work in the luxury interior design industry in Zürich for a few years, he decided to start his own design and consulting firm, aldesso AG, in order to apply his diverse and transferable skills in as broad a range of projects as possible.

Ariane Stalé

Chief Operating Officer

Born in Switzerland, Ariane has a degree in business and economics, and started her career in international finance.  She worked with the United Nations in New York for several years, after which she moved to London, UK to turn her focus on operations, working closely with management in the industries of luxury and design, as well as logistics, technology and renewable energy. Ariane left London to join Marc in Zürich and establish aldesso AG.