I was born in Corfu and studied electronic engineering. Soon, I turned to professional sailing working as skipper/captain and also Education curator & instructor of the Corfu Yacht Club Sailing School.
I have a long sailing experience including an estimated 150.000 n.m. covered across Mediterranean, Atlantic Ocean, North and Baltic Sea, Irish sea, Biscay gulf, accompanying charters and flotillas.
I have accomplished two Transatlantic voyages and participated as a Skipper in various races.
My professional qualifications include Master 200gt unlimited area & OOW Deck 500gt unlimited area (MCA), Yachtmaster Ocean (Commercial Endorsement) Sailing & Motor Yachts, General Operator GMDSS, STCW 95 Certificates (refreshment 2016) and the RYA Cruising Instructor Certificate.
I speak Greek, English and Italian.