CAPTAIN – STAVROS LEKODIMITRIS
Stavros was born in 1963, is a Greek national. He holds an A Class Captain’s Diploma. He has worked on cargo vessels and various motor yachts. He joined the owner’s previous yacht in 2004 and M/Y Vera in 2007. He is married with two children. He speaks English. He enjoys cars and football. Captain Stavros is a very experienced Captain who will show to your clients all the amazing places and offer them an unforgettable cruise.
CHIEF OFFICER – IOANNIS KEKATOS
Ioannis was born in 1987, he is a Greek national and he holds a Captain’s B certificate. Before entering the yachting industry he was working on merchant cargo vessels. He started his yachting career in 2017 and since then he served M/Y Ipanemas and M/Y Sapphire. He is a valuable and respected crew member, essential part of the team. Experienced at most water sports himself; Ioannis is responsible for all watersports instruction on-board. Whether assisting in the navigation of Vera or using the tender guests can always feel safe and confident in the most capable of hands. He speaks English and he enjoys all water sports and running.
ENGINEER – NIKOS CHATZIS
Nikos was born in 1977 is a Greek national. He studied at the Merchant Marine
Academy of Aspropyrgos and holds an Engineer’s class A’ diploma. He is organizing all aspects of the yacht operation as well as the concierge services onboard. He has worked on various motor yachts and he joined M/Y Vera in 2009. He knows the yacht as the back of his hand and ensures that everything works smoothly onboard. He is a very energetic and friendly person and some of his hobbies are running and water sports. He is married with two children and he speaks English
CHEF – ANTONIS ZAFEIRIOU
Antonis is a Greek national. He holds a Grand Diplome “Cuisine de patisserie & Cuisine” from the “Cordon Bleu” culinary school in Paris, France and a Chef’s Diploma from “Le Monde” School of Hotel and Tourism Studies in Athens, Greece. Antonis has attended numerous seminars in pastry, meat proficiency, sommelier and bartending mixology. He started his carrier in 2008 and since then he was worked in numerous resorts, gourmet restaurants and charter yachts in Greece such as M/Y Dragon and M/Y Project Steel. Also he was worked in “Pierre Herme” patisserie in Paris. He has been awarded twice with the first and second place in category A at MEDYS in Nafplion. Antonis is a phenomenal, a Chef with a great knowledge of gastronomy techniques necessary for working with a multitude of ingredients and to adapt them to world cuisines using ultramodern equipment. He is very creative and competent and his delicious dishes can satisfy the most demanding guests. Antonis speaks English, basic French and he enjoys travelling.
CHIEF STEWARDESS – KATERINA AVRAMIDI
Katerina was born in 1994 in Greece and she is a Greek national. She holds a diploma in Nursing and her excellent social skills drove her to the hospitality industry. She has worked at various restaurants as a hostess and restaurant manager and she entered yachting in 2015 onboard M/Y Apanemia. She joined Vera in 2020. Katerina has attended numerous seminars and received special training in silver service. She is an asset to the crew and with her professionalism and her pleasant, friendly personality guarantees an immaculate service to all the clients onboard. She speaks fluent English and she enjoys all water sports.
2ND STEWARDESS – AMOR VILLA
Amor was born in 1980 and she is a Philippine national. Amor has been working as a hostess since 2005 and before joining M/Y Vera she has worked as a stewardess onboard Orca of London. She has a very pleasant personality and her professionalism guarantees impeccable service to all guests onboard. She speaks English and Greek and she enjoys reading and cooking.
3RD STEWARDESS – DEBBIE CAMARILLO
Debbie was born in 1996, a Philippine national. She holds a Bachelor of Science in Marine Transportation and her love for the sea drove her to the yachting industry. She holds numerous certificates such as SDSD, Passenger Ship crowd management training, Housekeeping, Survival Craft and Rescue Boats, NCI in ships catering services etc. She is very friendly and efficient; a capable professional always with a smile trying to cater to clients’ needs at all times. Before joining M/Y Vera she was serving onboard passengers ships, M/Y Athina III 60m, and S/Y Wally B 33m. She speaks English and she enjoys reading and travelling.
4TH STEWARDESS – MARIA VOLTZI
Maria was born in 1995 and she holds a degree in Food Technology. She started her career in the hospitality industry in 2014 at restaurants and as a flight attendant before joining Vera in 2022. Maria is well organised and responsible, creative and has excellent social skills. Maria loves photography and speaks English.
BOSUN – SPYROS ALAMAGKOS
Spyros is 44 years old, is a Greek national. He has been working in the yachting industry since 2006 and he joined M/Y Vera in 2020. Spyros is very active with strong interpersonal and communicational skills. He speaks English. He is married and enjoys travelling and sports.
DECK HAND – ROSSANO RONALDO
Ronaldo is 49 years old, is a Philippine national. He has been in Greece since he was 17 years old. He holds a speed boat license and he has worked on various yachts. He is with Vera’s owner since 2004. He speaks Greek & English. He enjoys all watersports.
DECK HAND – VASILIS METAXAS
Vasilis is a Greek national born in 1990. He has worked on board many yachts such since 2012. He holds all the necessary certificates for his position and he is a professional diver ready to offer his diving services to Vera’s guests. He loves assisting with the water toys as well as his team. He speaks English and in his free time he enjoys swimming and playing basketball.
DECK HAND – PANAGIOTIS THEMOS
Panagiotis is a Geek national and a dedicated person. He has all the necessary qualifications for this position including experience in motor yachts. Panagiotis has great communication skills and focuses on guests’ needs. He enjoys basketball, photography and he speaks English.