The HLD investment fund is committed alongside Romain Pilliard in the USE IT AGAIN project!

After taking part in La Route du Rhum, the circular economy trimaran led by Romain Pilliard is back at sea this fall. The trimaran Use It Again! left the port of La Trinité-sur-Mer and set sail for Marseille in the Mediterranean to continue its mission of promoting the circular economy and raising awareness of ocean protection alongside the HLD Group and the HLD fund for Mediterranean.

Launched a little over a year ago, the Use It Again! had been highlighted on the last Route du Rhum. By finishing 4th in the Ultimate category at the helm of his fully recycled giant trimaran, Romain Pilliard and his team have proven that a successful project can be integrated into a circular economy. At all scales, in all areas, thinking about things differently is possible!

The HLD Group and Use It Again !, together for the protection of the oceans
Le Fonds HLD pour la Méditerranée est un fonds de dotation dédié́ à la protection de l’environnement en Méditerranée. Sa création remonte à 2018, et a été́ réalisée par le groupe HLD, groupe d’investissement fondé huit ans plus tôt. L’objectif de ce fonds de dotation est de soutenir les projets de protection de la Méditerranée et de sensibiliser sur les enjeux environnementaux au cœur de cette région, avec pour but de participer au développement de solutions répondant aux menaces qui impactent l’ensemble du bassin méditerranéen sur le plan écologique. Pour se faire HLD organise le 23 septembre à Marseille, la journée HLD pour la Méditerranée qui rassemblera entrepreneurs et porteurs de projets associatifs.

Take concrete action: the example of Use It Again!
Romain Pilliard will be present as guest of honor for the day for the protection of the Mediterranean, to demonstrate that the Use It Again trimaran, completely renovated according to the principles of the circular economy, is a fine example of the transformation of society. civil and wants to be an influencer in the energy transition of companies. ” The HLD Group is very happy to work in collaboration with Use It Again. The project represents the values ​​of entrepreneurship and exemplarity that drive and drive the HLD Group and this partnership follows the group's commitment to the protection of the marine environment, as evidenced by the creation of the HLD fund for the Mediterranean. , ” Anne Canel, Managing Director of the HLD Group.

Based in La Trinité-sur-Mer, the Use It Again trimaran is currently ferrying to Marseille where she is expected at the end of the week. After its passage in the Mediterranean, the trimaran will return to its home port before embarking on winter work to prepare for the first sporting objective for 2020: participation in the legendary single-handed transatlantic between Brest and Charleston: The Transat.