GC was formed in 2011, by the late Andrew Simpson MBE, Olympic sailing gold medalist (Beijing 2008) and silver medalist (London 2012), Alex Newton and James Tyler.
Master craftsman and boat builder Alex Newton built the medal winning boats for the 2008 and 2012 Olympic campaigns. His unique skill, innovative mentality and attention to detail has enabled him to adapt composite techniques in order to create a range of unique handcrafted pieces
of furniture in direct collaboration with James Tyler of Sitting Firm Chairmakers.
Three experts, three friends and one goal.
To design and make innovative handcrafted pieces
of furniture of exceptional quality.