Crew Profile 2019
Captain: Konstantinos Pachitis
Date of birth: September 22, 1962
Captain Konstantinos graduated from the Merchant Marine Academy and holds a Captain Class A’ Diploma and all other relevant certificates. He began his career as a Captain on cargo ships where he gained extensive experience at sea. After 9 years on board cargo vessels, he shifted his career to the yachting industry and is now renown for his high level of expertise and professionalism. Captain Konstantinos has been on board SUNDAY since 2005 and with more than 30 years of experience at sea, holds vast knowledge of the Greek Waters ensuring an unforgettable experience for his charter guests. On his free time he enjoys sports, swimming, playing chess and riding motorcycles. He is married with three children and speaks English.
Chief Officer: Emmanouil Liontakis
Date of birth: September 1, 1982
Manos began his career at sea on board commercial ships and later joined the yachting industry in 2012 as second officer, working his way up to the position of Chief Officer on Sunday, where he has been onboard since 2016. He holds all relevant certificates, such as Ro/Ro & Passenger Ship Safety, Life Saving & Fire Fighting, ISPS Certificate (International Ship & Port Security) and a speedboat license. His love for the sea and for all water related activities enable him to offer an array of activities with his very competent water sports orientated deck crew. Manos is more than happy to answer all questions related to safety and bridge on board SUNDAY and is a friendly, outgoing personality who is an asset to the team!
Chief Engineer: Andreas Syntychakis
Date of birth: March 30, 1985
Andreas is a graduate of the National Merchant Marine Academy of Aspropirgos and holds an Engineer Class A’ Diploma. He has sailed on commercial vessels and passenger ships for 6 years, and then shifted into the yachting industry in 2013. This has provided Andreas with the opportunity of sharing his proud, fond experience of engineering and looking after the safety of the yacht and all aboard. Andreas joined in 2015 and has been onboard ever since! He holds all relevant certificates, and ensures the safety of all onboard, and that SUNDAY runs at her full potential at all times. On his free time, he enjoys sailing and music.
2nd Engineer: George Antoniou
Date of birth: March 19, 1978
George is a graduate of the Greek Merchant Marine Academy and holds an Engineer Class C’ Diploma. His career on board commercial and tanker ships lasted a lengthy period of 10 years until he discovered yachting and decided to switch to the luxury marine industry. He began his yachting career on board SUNDAY, where he has been on board since 2013. He also holds Certificates in Ro/Ro & Passenger Ship Safety and Life Saving & Fire Fighting. George enjoys having charterers on board and working with the array of sports equipment. He speaks fluent English and is married.
Chef: George Koundouris
Date of birth: November 19, 1965
George is a professional, responsible, and eager Chef, passionate about great food and always on the pulse when in the kitchen. He has extensive experience as a gourmet Chef and has developed excellent knowledge of the Mediterranean cuisine, which is the basis of a healthy diet. George fully understands how to adapt foods to different preferences, diets, and cultures, matching tastes and customized requests of his guests onboard in a creative manner. His success lies in the profound passion for gastronomy and his love for the sea.
George also holds certificates in Lifesaving and Firefighting, Basics of Food and Safety Hygiene Requirements, Proficiency Seafarer with designated Security Duties, and a speedboat license. He is also a member of the European Community of Chefs since 2006! George is married, speaks English fluently, and has an understanding of French & Italian culinary terminology.
SOUS CHEF – Kostas Zannis
Kostas is a graduate of the “Le Monde School of Tourism Professions” with specialization in Cooking Art. He has extensive experience from 1993 in various restaurants and 5 stars hotel such as MAREMARE, ALEXANDROS and RODOS PALACE. He has been on board SUNDAY since 2006. Kostas speaks English and Greek. He is 44 years old.
Chief Stewardess: Evangelia Tzortzi
Date of birth: March 31, 1976
Eva started her career in 1994 working as a hostess onboard passenger vessels, building experience and knowledge, and has become a very successful chief stewardess on luxury yachts. She holds a Class A Stewardess license and excels in her hospitality skills, excellent manners, as well as her kindness – she is a pleasure to have onboard! Eva is certified by an art of cooking professional institute as well as holding the following diplomas: first aid, survival techniques, survival craft, personal safety and social responsibilities. Eva always strives for perfection in order to provide the best possible service and to ensure a pleasant yachting experience for her guests. She is goal-oriented, flexible, organized, and has a team spirit which ensures success for all!
Stewardess: Panagiota Teskou
Date of birth: July 15, 1980
Panagiota has been working as stewardess since 2005 onboard private and charter yachts, and is very experienced and knowledgeable. She has gained excellent communication skills throughout these years, and is kind, attentive, and organized. She is a pleasure and an asset to the Sunday team! Giota holds a diploma in marine studies as well as hotel services and supply. She makes an excellent team with Eva, and their guests will also be very well taken care of. Her love for the sea, travel, and service are exhibited through her willingness and energy onboard. Giota uses her skills to liaise with the guests onboard and make sure they all arrangements requested are properly delivered. On her free time, she loves to play basketball and swimming.
STEWARDESS - Jolyn Guintu
STEWARDESS – Flordeliza Ceribo Abu
Flordeliza holds a Bachelor’s degree from the Manuel S. Enverga University Foundation in Computer Science. In addition, she has attended seminars in relation to Safety Training and Crowd Management. She began her career as hostess in a restaurant in Bahrain and later became hostess in Le Royal Meridien Bahrain Hotel & Spa. She was a receptionist at The Ritz-Carlton Hotel & Spa in Bahrain, prior to joining the yachting industry on board mega yacht TURAMA. She has been stewardess on board private yachts M/Y ATHINA II 50m and M/Y MARIDOME 55m. She joined the crew of SUNDAY in spring of 2014 and became familiarized with the yacht. Flordeliza is extremely good at providing exceptional services. Flordeliza’s hospitality and communicative skills are second to none and she prides herself on maintaining the highest levels of service at all times. Flordeliza looks forward to receiving guests on board SUNDAY and strives to provide the best service possible. She speaks excellent English. Flordeliza is 37 years old.
ASSISTANT STEWARD – Manolito Bais
Manolito’s hospitality skills are second to none and he prides himself on maintaining the highest level of service at all times. Manolito has been on board SUNDAY for 1 year now and he is willing but also eager to offer top quality service to his guests. Manolito is 45 years old and he speaks English.
ASSISTANT STEWARD – Bonbar Maniego
Bonibar's boundless energy and pleasant personality will help make your stay aboard MY SUNDAY as delightful as possible. She speaks fluent English and loves literature, mountain climbing, martial arts, and travelling. Bonibar is 40 years old.
ASSISTANT STEWARDESS – Divina Orpilla
Divina entered the yachting industry in 2007 on board M/Y SUNDAY. She is extremely polite and professional and guarantees impeccable service for her guests. Divina’s pleasant, warm and accommodating personality ensures that all guests will receive the best of her service at all times while on board. She speaks fluent English. Divina is 49 years old.
Bosun: Panagiotis Koutrakis
Date of birth: June 5, 1964
Panagiotis holds a Skipper Class A’ Certificate and Certificate of Able Seaman. Panagiotis started his career on board motor yachts since 1987, and has worked both on charter and private yachts since! He has been on board SUNDAY since 2008, and offers extensive knowledge to all onboard. He holds Certificates in Ro/Ro & Passenger Safety, Life Saving & Fire Fighting, Tanker Safety, Ship Security Officer, Advanced Open Water Diving and a Speedboat License. Panagiotis welcomes the opportunity to instruct or assist in all water sports provided on board Sunday. He speaks English and during his free time he enjoys fishing, diving and travelling.
Deckhand: Panagiotis Doudonis
Date of birth: December 1, 1974
Panagiotis holds an Able Seaman License, a Life Saving & Fire Fighting Certificate and has been onboard luxury yachts since 2011. Panagiotis is very hard working, dedicated and has a passion for the sea. He joined Sunday in 2016, and has brought with him a wealth of knowledge and skills making him a valuable part of the deck team. He speaks English and is married.
Able Seaman: Alexandros Eleftherios Papanagnos
Date of birth: October 1, 1988
Lefteris is a young and new asset to the Sunday team, bringing with him enthusiasm, energy and a strong strive to achieve! He holds numerous certificates, such a lifesaving and firefighting, RYA power boat license, open water PADI diver certificate, and advanced water PADI diver certificate. His experience onboard luxury yachts for the last four years and his friendly personality have made Lefteris an excellent addition for the upcoming season.
Able Seaman: George Siagiannis
Date of birth: December 31, 1993
Loukas worked as a seaman onboard luxury yachts since 2016, and holds all relevant certificates such as Able Seaman Certificate, speed boat operator license, and a Ro/Ro Certificate. He joined Sunday this year, and is a new addition to the team. Loukas is friendly, eager, and dedicated, and is looking forward to a successful season ahead!