|Number of Crew: 6||Languages: |
CAPTAIN – ALEXANDROS RAFTOPOULOS
Captain Alexandros was born June 20, 1969 is married with three wonderful children and speaks fluent English. He obtained a Yacht Master’s Certificate in Southampton, England, a Merchant Marine Officer’s Diploma from the Greek National Maritime Academy, a Yacht Master Examiner Certificate from the International Yachting Association from the U.S.A, A Coastal Skipper and Day Skipper Certificate from the Royal Yachting Association from the U.K. Alexandros has experience on Maxi sailing yachts since 1990 and his knowledge at sea is proven once you have the great opportunity to sail with him on board Swans most magnificent work of art, “Aristarchos”. His expertise in organizing charters throughout the Greek Islands and the Mediterranean waters comes as natural as his love and devotion to his profession. When not commanding, Alexandros is a man with many talents, who adores music and enjoys playing the piano. Furthermore, he loves archery, painting, water skiing and wind surfing.
ENGINEER – STAVROS VARVARESOS
Engineer Stavros was born January 3, 1977 is happily married with two wonderful children and speaks fluent English. Stavros obtained an Engineer’s Certificate from the Greek Merchant Marine Academy. Once he obtained his certificate, Stavros proceeded to serve on board luxury yachts and he is specialized on maxi sailers since 2002. Stavros is one of the crew members, who makes sure that your sailing on board will be an experience you will always remember.
CHEF – DIMITRIS CHRISTOPHIS
Chef Dimitris was born January 1, 1973 is married with two lovely children. Dimitris holds a Chef’s Diploma from the French Culinary Institute of New York and speaks fluent English, and good French. He served as a Chef in several five star restaurants in New York for five years, executing the highest of demands with great success. Dimitris loves to sail just as much as he loves to cook, combining both makes a perfect result.
FIRST MATE – KONSTANTINOS LIORIS
Konstantinos was born January 4, 1979 is single and speaks fluent English. Kostantinos holds a Certificate in Hotel Management and Tourism along with a Sailing Instructors Certificat and also the Yacht masters certificate. Kostantinos service experience on board maxi sailing yachts is since 2001 . He is also an instructor at the Piraeus Sailing Club and has participated in many sailing races. During his free time you will find Konstantinos sailing or teaching people to sail or ski.
SAILOR – SPIROS KABITSIS
Sailor Spiros was born April 24, 1983.He is married with one wonderful child and speaks fluent English. After graduating from high school, Spiros then attended and obtained diploma from the Technical Luceum and a day skipper certificate. Spiros began his working experience at sea since 2004 and in “Aristarchos” has proven that he is a great part of the team. He constantly works alongside his crew mates, ensuring that all which is needed from the persons on board are met accurately and swiftly. Spiros may be found attending to his aquarium or teaching sailing on dingy boats during his free time.