CaptainVangelis Patrikis Greek 0
Cook/Hostess Lia Kokotsiou Greek 1974
Number of Crew: 3Languages: Greek,English

Crew Profiles:
Captain - Vangelis Patrikis
Captain Vangelis Patrikis has been captain of our previous catamaran since 2009. He has extensive experience and passion for the sea and is excited to welcome you aboard our new catamaran Elvira 52 for the new season. He holds an A’ Class Master Captain’s License and has graduated from the Merchant Marine Academy of Oinousses, located in Chios, Greece. Captain Vangelis also holds a diploma of offshore sailing, of advanced medical and a life safety certificate. He was introduced to the yachting industry in 1996 when he started being the captain on various motor yachts and sailing vessels and, thus, he has been entertaining visitors for the past 20 years! Captain Vangelis’ passion is to ensure that each and every guest’s need is catered to and all aboard the luxurious catamarans feel safe and secure while cruising through the beautiful Greek Archipelago. He has tremendous knowledge about each Greek island and loves to pass his knowledge to his guests! He speaks English, basic Portuguese and Greek.

Cook/Hostess - Lia Kokotsiou
Leah was born in Corfu in 1974. Her family is from Corfu, and she has spent her summers here since her childhood. As a result, she developed a love for the ocean, and over the years, she has practiced various water sports, including sailing. Her interest in food and taste and her curiosity led her to work in restaurants in Athens and the Greek Islands. In recent years, Leah has been working on yachts and yachts, exploring beautiful places and meeting new people while creating and sharing unique hosting experiences.

Deckhand - Chris Patrikis
Meet Chris, the versatile and dedicated deckhand/stew service onboard the luxurious catamaran Elvira 52. With a background in both maritime operations and hospitality, Chris seamlessly combines his skills to provide guests with a top-notch experience on the open seas. As a deckhand, Chris ensures the smooth operation of the vessel, from navigating the waters to maintaining the exterior of the catamaran. His attention to detail and commitment to safety make him an invaluable member of the crew.
In his role as a service stew, Chris goes above and beyond to cater to the needs of guests, whether it's preparing delicious cocktails or providing impeccable service with a smile. His friendly and approachable demeanor creates a welcoming atmosphere onboard, where guests feel pampered and well taken care of. Chris speaks very good English and a bit of German.
Join Chris on the Elvira 52 for a sailing experience like no other, where his expertise, professionalism, and genuine hospitality ensure that every moment spent on board is nothing short of extraordinary. Welcome aboard!

Vangelis Patrikis

Lia Kokotsiou

Chris Patrikis