Currently based near Rotterdam, Mr De Vries joins N-Sea with more than 20 years’ experience in the energy industry. Having spent a significant amount of time with Applus+ RTD, one of the world’s leading testing, inspection and certification companies, Mr De Vries has experience of global leadership, driving businesses strategies and new product and technology innovation.
Commenting on Mr De Vries’ appointment, N-Sea’s CEO Gerard Keser, said: “We are delighted to welcome Rienk to N-Sea’s management team. His depth of knowledge and experience will be invaluable to the company, helping to ensure we identify and pursue the most effective market opportunities, and remain resilient in a competitive marketplace.
“We have a number of long-term goals and I believe that strengthening our business development capacity with Rienk’s appointment will also strengthen N-Sea’s ability to achieve these strategic objectives.”
Mr De Vries believes his technical education and business experience will allow him to enhance N-Sea commercial plans as the company continues to grow: “I’m very much looking forward to joining N-Sea and am eager to utilise my skills and knowledge to further develop the impressive growth achieved by the company so far. I believe the role will allow me to play a key part in delivering the strategic results required for long-term success and I’m delighted to be working with a company with such a strong track record.”
N-Sea is known for its innovative work as an independent offshore subsea contractor, specialising in IMR services for the oil and gas, renewable and telecom/utility industries, as well as for civil contracting communities. N-Sea provides near shore, offshore and survey services to major operators and service companies alike.