incrediblue, a London, UK- and Volos Greece-based online marketplace for yachting holidays, closed a $1.8m funding round.
The round was led by Connect Ventures, with participation from Seedcamp, Howzat Ventures, Firestartr, as well as existing investor Openfund. In conjunction with the funding, Sitar Teli of Connect Ventures will join incrediblue’s board of directors.
The company will use the funds to continue to expand operations.
Led by Antonios Fiorakis, CEO, incrediblue offers an online marketplace for people to customize and book yachting holidays. It allows users to pick a destination, a boat type, dates of choice and get a list of yachts. Once they book, the company’s team will match the booking with one of their 200 incrediblue skippers.
The yachts on offer are verified by a team of experts and real photos, full profiles and user reviews available. Skippers are certified.
The platform currently features 2000 handpicked yachts across the Mediterranean in Greece, Croatia, Turkey and Spain.