It’s people
that make us unique

We come to work every day to help our clients build long lasting, experiences. While it would be easy to credit our successes to superior ribs, company structures, state of the art premises and technologies, the reality is this: Our people make us unique.

MANAGEMENT Team

OUR PEOPLE

EFTYHIS KYRIAKOPOULOS

CFES (Centre Francophone d’etudes superieures – UNIVERSITE AIX-MARSEILLE III – Mention Administration Economique et sociale)
MASTER:  Department of International and European Studies (PΑΝΤΕΙΟΝ UNIVERSITY)
Military service at Hellenic Air Force Defence
Started early with owned business. Always been an entrepreneur.
MD and Commercial Director at Kyriakopouloi SA (automobile sales,servicing, restoring and rebuilding)
10 years of experience in managing the commercial department.
Founded with Christos and  Kimon OPENSEA in 2008.
Worked at OPENSEA since 10 years active experience in chartering and sales department
Current: MD and Commercial Manager
Ηobbies: Μοuntain Ski  & travelling
My professional engagement with the sea emerged from the passion I had ever since I was a child, to travel and discover brand-new  destinations. I believe that the basic element that determines both the personal and the professional excellence and success of every human being, is turning what you love into your way of living!

OUR PEOPLE

CHRISTOS KYRIAKOPOULOS

National Technical University of Athens (NTUA)
Naval Architect and Marine Engineer
Military Service at Hellenic Air Force.
Started early with owned business. Always been an entrepreneur.
MD and Technical Director at Kyriakopouloi SA (automobile servicing, restoring and rebuilding).
15 years of experience in managing the technical department.
Founded with Kimon and Eftyhis OPENSEA in 2008.
Worked at OPENSEA since 2015.
Current: MD and Technical Director.
Hobbies: Getting involved with Ribs was a dream come true. Sea was always a way of life for me. Still enjoy a good ride.

OUR PEOPLE

KIMON KARYDIS

National Technical University of Athens (NTUA)
Naval Architect and Marine Engineer
Worked freelance at Alpha Marine.
Registration (study and re-drawing) of the Greek fishing fleet.
Compliance to EU standards.
Military Service.
Member of the technical department at the Naval Base in Salamis.
Worked privately in Rib servicing and rebuilding.
15 years of accumulated experience in rebuilding, assembling and testing Ribs and speedboats.
Founded with Christos and Eftyhis OPENSEA in 2008.
Worked at OPENSEA since 10 years active experience in chartering.
Current: MD and Operation Manager Technical.
Hobbies: Always loved the sea. The sea was always my passion and the reason I was involved with boats. As a child I was member of Olympiacos sailing team.
Since I always enjoy a fast ride with a new arrival. We get to test first the boats we deliver.

Our CREW

With over 20 employees on four different departments, Open Sea is made up of smart, creative, nautical experienced, sea passionate driven people. We are experience makers, certified speed boat captains, certified naval architects and engineers, technical experts and above all adventure seekers, and deep blue passionate people.  And while our roles are diverse, we are united in our singular passion for delivering amazing customer experiences for every client, every time.

SKIPPERS

In case you wish to rent a rib with an experienced certified skipper, Open Sea is your ultimate source.
Embodying our mission to offer you unique experiences, in Open Sea we know that the captain is the most important ingredient for your amazing sea experience. We employ certified long-experienced captains. They are all picked based on our high standard criteria. They are all English native speakers, high rated in personal communication skills, focused in delivering amazing experiences for you. With thousand hours experience at the sea they are here to offer you unexpected experiences, revealing you all well-hidden secrets of the Aegean sea, while ensuring the safety of every mile of your journey.

Technical Department

Our technical department is made up of highly trained, long experienced naval architects, engineers, and specialised electricians. They are here to inspect every boat day by day ensuring its state of the art navigation.
With thousand hours technical experience they are here to ensure the highest quality for your rib experience in terms of all safety features.

Customer Service

Our customer service department is made up of experienced, smart, creative, marketers and concierge experts. We’re all committed to always seeking to offer to you the experience that suits your needs and preferences. By embodying our core values and sharing them with others, we create meaningful sea experiences that stand the test of time.
We help individual sea enthusiasts, group of friends, families, tourists and companies enjoy a great sea experience exploring the hidden Greek gems and escaping in infinite secret destinations. We also create exceptional experiences for our employees.
Upon your request we are here to design for you the perfect sea experience revealing unique ways to sense the real essence of the Greek seas and change your life forever. From tailor made excursions to concept based experiences for your company, our team will guide you step by step to the secret paths of a real sea experience. Get in touch with our experienced team and start enjoying the real taste of the Open Sea.

Get Ready
for your next Sea Exploration