We are a team of motivated environmental and purposed-based individuals spread across Australia. The founders of the company have a love for the ocean and they both have a lifetime of commercial and recreational maritime experience.

Core Team

                   Marc Kuhl
                   Managing Director


Marc has extensive knowledge and experience in a variety of marine operations with a longstanding history working in both the commercial industry and private sector. He has formerly held the ranks of Captain with both Master Class 4 and Chief Engineer MED II – qualifications.

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                   Prof Richard Banati
                   Technical Development

 

Richard is a biomedical scientist at Australia’s Nuclear Science and Technology Organisation (ANSTO) where he holds a Distinguished Researcher Fellowship, and at the University of Sydney, where he’s the Foundation Chair of Medical Radiation Sciences. His research interests range from the degradation of plastics in the oceans to the brain’s innate immune system to technology that can turn breast milk into powder.

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                   Chris Kiprovski
                   Creative Director

 

Chris is an award-winning Creative Director based in Sydney with over 15 years of experience in the branding and advertising sectors.  He works with a multitude of brands to better our world for the future.

                   Chris Kiprovski
                   Creative Director

 

Chris is an award-winning Creative Director based in Sydney with over 15 years of experience in the branding and advertising sectors.  He works with a multitude of brands to better our world for the future.

                 David Guthrie
                 Research & Development

David is responsible for developing and executing new products along with planning, organising, controlling and co-ordinating research and development activities within SOR.

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                   David Doust
                   Strategic Advisor 

 

David is Managing Director Dado Designs - proving Client management, project management and construction management.  Also involved in commercial design. Previously Mayor of Strathfield. Served 10 years as a Municipal Councillor, serving on a number of committees relating to Municipal management and Governance. He brings experience in planning, conflict of interest, Governance, Town planning, conflict resolution.

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