Captain Name: Vasilis Kavvadias
Captain Nationality: Greek
Number of Crew: 7
Captain: Vasilis Kavvadias (Greek)
Vasilis is 36 years old and holds a C’ Class Captain’s diploma, after graduating from the Merchant Marine Academy of Greece. He also holds a Certificate in Sea Survival & First Aid. He counts more than 10 years of experience as a Captain in motor yachts, therefore he is very experienced in finding the most beautiful beaches where the guests can relax and enjoy swimming! His patient and professional attitude will ensure a smooth cruise onboard, while giving the utmost attention to the guests’ safety and fun! When Vasilis is not involved with work, he enjoys doing water sports and making his own music. Speaks Greek and English.
Chef: Stamatis Efstathiou (Greek)
Stamatis holds a Bachelor Degree in Culinary Arts from Le Monde Institute and he is also a member in the Chef Club of Greece. He is a professional Chef with 16 years of experience, providing high volume dining services for restaurants, luxury hotels, yachts and private events. His proficiency in preparing and presenting high quality dishes, specialising in the Mediterranean cuisine, will create an unforgettable tasting experience for the guests! In his free time, Stamatis likes listening to music and of course cooking! Speaks Greek, English and French (basic).
Chief Stewardess: Maria Xatzidaki (Greek)
Maria is 38 years old and has graduated from the Naval High School of Piraeus. Her love for the sea led her into the yachting industry few years ago. Her friendly character and can-do attitude will guarantee for the guests a memorable charter! She is looking forward to offering a high quality service experience and applying her excellent organisational skills. When not working, Maria likes dancing and spending time with her friends. Speaks Greek and English.
Stewardess: Smaragda Karakitsiou (Greek)
Smaragda is 32 years old and holds a Diploma in Maritime Studies and Certificates in Hospitality and Customer Services. She has worked in 5-star Hotels, Restaurants and Villas for many years and she is able to handle successfully the guests requirements onboard, offering the best service. She is a very smily and determined lady that will impress with her professionalism and working abilities. In her free time, Smaragda likes swimming and dancing. Speaks Greek & English.
Engineer: Christos Katsoulis (Greek)
Christos is 34 years old and since he remembers himself he wanted to be near the sea! He has graduated from the Merchant Marine Academy in 2009 holding an Engineer A’ Class Certificate and a Ship Security Diploma. He has worked onboard tankers for many years after his graduation, yet the last five years, he has been working as a Chief Engineer onboard motor yachts. He has a friendly character with great organisational and communication skills and and he will surely take care of the guests’ safety! In addition, his enthusiasm for water sports will make the guests have a great time during their charter. In his free time, Christos enjoys scuba diving, mountain biking and martial arts. Speaks Greek and English.
Deckhand: Vasilis Katsouras (Greek)
Vasilis is 40 years old and has graduated from the Merchant Marine Academy of Aspropyrgos. Holding a Skipper’s Licence and a Speed Boat diploma, he will keep the guests active during their charter, as he is a very energetic person. His friendly character along with his professionalism, will make the guests feel comfortable and safe onboard. When not working, Vasilis likes fishing and doing sports. Speaks Greek and English.
Deckhand: Taxiarchis Gkizopoulos (Greek)
Taxiarchis is 32 years old and has worked for many years in cargo ships. Yet, his passion for the sea led him into the yachting industry few years ago. As an able seaman, he will run the yacht and the daily operations needed. He joined the team with great enthusiasm and he perfectly matched with the rest of the crew members. His gentle personality in combination with his patience, will ensure that the guests will enjoy their cruise onboard. In his spare time, Taxiarchis likes rowing and playing golf. Speaks Greek and English.