FP Custom Yachts is in business for 11 years, its owner Francisco Pimentel comes from old world quality craftsmanship. He is the 3rd generation of well known cabinet makers in Portugal.

In 1989 he was invited to work for one of the biggest shipyards in the east coast of the United States; The Derecktor of Florida 

Although he parted ways with Derecktor of Florida in 2001, his uncompromising dedication to quality and outstanding workmanship has built a lasting relationship with The Derecktor of Florida and many other shipyards, as well with South Florida's best interior designers.