Captain Name: Panos Makriyannis
Captain Nationality: Greek
Number of Crew: 4
Captain – Captain Panos is 49 years old with over 20 years of experience on charter and private luxury motor yachts ranging from 56 to 130 feet. He also holds certificates in First Aid, Life saving, RO-RO Passenger, and Tanker safety. Captain Panos has a true love for the sea and this is strongly felt by all those that meet him. He is patient, kind and dedicated to his job assuring guests will be well taken care of onboard. He looks forward to showing guests the beauty of Greece by taking them to unique and charming destinations where they will experience true Greek charm. In his free time Captain Panos enjoys fishing and partaking in all types of water sports. Captain Panos and his crew look forward to welcoming guests onboard the LOULOU and helping to create an unforgettable experience onboard.
Languages: Greek & English
Cook – Eleni is 52 years old and from the island of Lesvos. Having spent the majority of her life surrounded by the sea (her family is deeply involved in the fishing and tourist industry) she has taken her love for cooking and merged it with her love for the sea. Eleni has over 5 years experience as a cook on charter yachts specializing in Greek cuisine. Prior to working on yachts she was a cook at various restaurants. Eleni has a truly lovely and friendly demeanor and is always with a kind smile. She has great enthusiasm, drive and love for what she does and looks forward to showing guests the tastes of Greece. She holds certificates in STCW, Ro-Ro Passenger and SSO. She is finalizing her courses at the “Le Monde” Chef Institute in Athens whereby she will also have her culinary degree. In her free time Eleni enjoys cooking, pastry making, painting, fishing and gardening.
Languages: Greek, English & some French
Stewardess – Rebecca is 37 years old and has been working in both private and charter yachts for seven years as a cook and stewardess. She has also studied Physiotherapy in Athens at the Aegean Omiros College. She serves, cleans and attends to the yacht and guests with both pride and enthusiasm. Her hobbies are gardening, walking, swimming, the sea and cooking. She enjoys meeting people from around the world and assuring that they have a great time in Greece.
Languages: Albanian, Greek, Italian & English
Deckhand – Mario is 52 years old and married with one 24 year old son. He has been working on private and charter yachts since 1992 and on cargo ships since 1988, travelling the world. Mario will be driving the tender and assisting guests with the various water sports as well as manning the yacht.
His warm smile and demeanor bring warmth to each charter. His hobby is driving cars and family.
Languages: Tagalog, Greek & English