Executive Bio



Founder and president of Playseat® Dr. Fernando Smit PhD is a big motorsport fan. He used to be a professional kart racer and is the Dutch Enduro Champion 125 cc class in 1997 and 1998.

One fine day he had an idea and mounted one of his old bucket seats on a metal frame. He attached a steering wheel and pedal box to the frame and there it was: the real racing feeling. The first Playseat® racing chair was born. Read more >

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