Captain Name: Georgii MYGORIAN
Captain Nationality: Ukrainian
Number of Crew: 11
Name: Georgii MYGORIAN
Nationality: Ukrainian, 40 years old
Spoken languages: Ukrainian, Russian, French, Spanish and Romanian fluent; English and Italian intermediate.
Georgii is a calm, friendly and focussed Captain who takes great pride in ensuring guests receive the highest level of service as well as a charter itinerary that will delight everyone. Having been in the yachting industry for almost 10 years, Georgii has a deep understanding of what separates a good charter from as exceptional one – he is skilled at planning a perfect voyage that brings travel photos to life! He also believes that a strong, cohesive crew makes all the difference and ensures every aspect of maintaining and running a yacht is undertaken professionally and efficiently. Having spent many years navigating the Mediterranean, Georgii is always delighted to show guests the very best areas. Some of his favourite cruising and anchorage spots are Ibiza and Formentera as the landscapes and atmosphere are varied, diverse and beautiful.
Name: Catalin CAPATANA
Position: FIRST OFFICER
Nationality: Romanian, 35 years old
Spoken languages: Romanian and English fluent; Spanish basic.
Catalin is a professional and experienced First Officer whose passion for the oceans and sailing led him into yachting. His priority on board is the safety of guests, crew and ship but being a natural people-person with a great sense of humour, Mihai enjoys nothing more than helping to provide a fun and exciting voyage, navigating to beautiful areas of the Mediterranean. His bright outlook and unwavering patience will endear guests throughout their charter and his eagerness to assist with Jet skis and water sports equipment will ensure endless fun for guests of all ages.
In Catalin’s spare time he enjoys watersports and riding sport bikes where he can sometimes be found at track days or riding across Europe.
Name: Florin ADOCHITEI
Position: CHIEF ENGINEER
Nationality: Romanian, 29 years old
Spoken languages: Romanian and English fluent.
Florin has always had a fascination with the inner workings of machinery and so naturally studied engineering. After graduating as a naval electromechanical engineer, he joined the yachting industry as a way to combine his love of travelling and meeting new people with his career. Precise and focused, Florin is meticulous in his work, ensuring all systems on board are functioning properly.
Position: 1st STEWARDESS
Ukrainian, 36 years old
Spoken languages: Ukrainian, English & Russian fluent
Olga has previously worked on several yachts for charter prior to her embarkation on M/Y IL SOLE since 2014, ranging from 23 meter to 35 meters. She went to the Maritime Academy in Kherson and used to work on cruise ship. Now, with more than 8 years of experience in the yachting industry, she offers a great level of service, always with courtesy and a positive attitude. Hard worker and team player, Olga will do her best to please the guests in coordination with the other stewardesses.
In her spare time, Olga likes to read, do sport and study psychology
Position: CHIEF STEWARDESS
Nationality: Ukrainian, 27 years old,
Name: IULIAN PUIU
Nationality: Romanian, 53 years old
Spoken languages: Romanian fluent; English intermediate
With an extensive experience in several ambassies, cruise line and restaurants with some awarded with Michelin Star, Iulian have a high standard for its cuisine and more than 20 years of activity. From the Mediterranean (French and Italian) to the Asian cuisine (Thai, Indian), Iulian will adapt its recipes depending on the clients’ preferences either vegan, gluten free or both but always work with seasonal and fresh products. He has worked in a specialized Fusion restaurant as well as pastry chef after getting a special training from Stephane Glacier, ‘Meilleur Ouvrier de France’ 2000, which differentiate him from other yacht’s chefs. Iulian recently joined M/Y IL SOLE in early 2022 to provide its services and expertise in cuisine to the guests on board.
In his free time, Iulian likes to fish, play tennis, football and travel.
Name: Lilia MANOKHINA
Position: 2nd STEWARDESS
Nationality: Ukrainian, 32 years old
Spoken languages: Ukrainian & Russian fluent ; English intermediate
Lilia started her yachting career back in 2021 on the yacht M/Y FREEDOM (35 meters) in 2021. Since then she has joined IL SOLE’s crew to propose her services and skills, as well as pursuing the job she loves. Positive, great listener and quick learner, Lilia has everything to take care of the guests and the smile that goes with it. If the guests have children or even younger, Lilia will be pleased to take care of him/her/them. Also keen to transfer some of her knowledge, she might, if the guests wish it, make them learn how to do yoga or drawings.
Lilia likes to draw and read.
Name: Eliza COLTIUS
Position: 3rd STEWARDESS
Nationality: Romanian, 22 years old
Spoken languages: Ukrainian, Romanian & Russian fluent ; English intermediate
Coming from studies in Hotel Management, Eliza started by being a waitress in restaurant and quickly manage to get herself stewardess in luxury houses. She, then, became stewardess on board of M/Y POKROV (35 meters) for the 2021’s summer season. Eliza knows what level of service is to be excepted on a yacht and in the mean time, loves to organise the different activities on board : tables games, theme parties, excursions, water activities, movie nights and more so do not hesitate to ask her any particular requests.
Eliza loves, when not on board, to knit, do embroideries, sew and do make-ups
Name: Stefan CORNELIU
Nationality: Romanian, 28 years old
Spoken languages: Romanian and English fluent, Spanish intermediate
After beginning his career at sea as a naval deck cadet, Stefan joined Il Sole 2 years ago. Bringing his experience together with his light-hearted and jovial nature, Stefan is happier when guests are having a great time. In his spare time, Stefan is a keen rugby player. Also enjoying water sports, he is always happy to help the guests when they use the water toys.
Name: Dorin RIZEA
Nationality: Romanian, 29 years old
Spoken languages: Romanian and English fluent; Spanish basic
Dorin’s experience as deckhand began over 6 years ago when he started working on board tugboats. Having built knowledge and confidence, Dorin joined the crew of EDT Offshore and worked on support vessels in the
high-stress oil and gas industry. Interested by the yachting industry, Dorin joined the crew of Il Sole in 2017 and relishes the opportunities to provide a high level of service.
Name: Roman PETIN
Nationality : Uzbekistan/ Spanish Resident, 39 years old
Spoken languages: Russian and Spanish fluent; English basic
Roman joined Il Sole over 2 years ago, Roman is a knowledgeable deckhand, undertaking all tasks to ensure exteriors are extremely well maintained as well as ensuring the safety of guests on board and while they play on the sea. Keen on water sports, Roman is on hand to help guests use all the toys and equipment so they enjoy the maximum while on the sea.