Captain Name: Antonis Zannos
Captain Nationality: Greek
Number of Crew: 6
CAPTAIN ANTONIS ZANNOS
Captain Antonis, was born in Greece. He graduated as a captain in 1990 from the Higher Institute of Merchantile Marine whilst his high school was the Naval High School of Andros. He started his career working on board seagoing ships, cargo ships and tankers. After gaining valuable experiences throughout the globe Captain Antonis moved to the yachting industry. His first yacht was m/y “Ostria” then changed to large sailing yachts being the captain of “Odysseus”, “Marina II”, “Kallisto” and “Amadeus”. For the last 7 years Captain Antonis was the captain of “Aello” a unique 128ft guff scooner built in 1921. Captain Antonis is a professional sailor. During his more than twelve year experience as a Captain on Greek yachts Captain Antonis performed various charter and owner trips among Greek seas. Therefore he masters all Greek island destinations as well as many little, unknown and unspoiled harbors. He speaks English and on top of his Captain degree and experience holds a lot of additional certificates like “Life Saving and Fire Fighting Appliances”, “Ro. Ro. Passenger”, “A.R.P.A” and many more. Captain Antonis is married with one daughter and his hobbies are scuba diving and snorkeling.
CHEF Athanasios Ntavelos
Athanasios also known as “Thanos” was born In Greece in 1987. He has diploma in electrical engineering but his passion for cooking made him graduate the culinary school in Greece. During the last five years he has worked to many restaurants and hotels in the United Kingdom and enhance his skills in several cuisines.
He started as commis chef in Italian and Mediterranean kitchen and then he broadened his horizons in Japanese, Peruvian, Brazilian, Middle- Eastern, and Greek cuisine of course. All this experience makes him the perfect chef to be on board and to satisfy everyone’s taste buds.
ENGINEER Giannis Sarantou
Giannis was born in 1979 in Athens, Greece and has studied Marine engineering in Greece and has served for 12 years on board sea going vessels. Giannis joined the “Arktos” in May 2013, when he took charge of the engine room. His mother tongue is Greek, he also speaks English and some Italian.
DECK HAND – KONSTANTINOS KAPPOS
Konstantinos was born in 19BB in Athens, Greece and graduated from Special Forces in 2008. He starLed his career in 2009, in public ships as a steward and in 2011 he joined the yachting industry as a sailor. Konstantinos is a skipper, professional dive master with a big background and knowledge in engineering issues and trouble shooting . His drive and passion for travelling in different places and cultures, makes him an expert in Greek destinations, hidden magnificent bays and nice places to eat or have a drink. Konstantinos is fluent in English and speaks also Spanish.