Captain: Emmanouil Trasanis
Emmanouil was born in 1987 in Greece. He holds a Captain Class A diploma from Merchant Marine
Academy of Hydra and started his career in 2005. Since then he has worked on passenger ships, cruise ships and in various motor and sailing yachts. Emmanouil is an experienced and active captain, knowledgeable of the Greek Seas and the Mediterranean and he will ensure your stay on board Tamarita is a wonderful experience. Always keen to share with guests his passion for the sea Emmanouil will offer a tailor made cruise never to be forgotten. He speaks English and his hobbies are swimming and exploring new places.
2nd Officer: Konstantinos Theodorou
Konstantinos was born in 1984 and holds a Captain Class C diploma. He also holds numerous certi¬ficates for his position. He started his career on passenger ships carrying thousands of passengers daily. His love for the sea provides Konstantinos with the passion to research and organize all kinds of activities for the enhancement of the onboard experience. He has advanced knowledge of all water sports and he is a multi-tasking person with great team spirit and enthusiasm. Konstantinos speaks English and his hobbies are computers, gadgets and basketball.
Engineer: Apostolos Kyriazis
Apostolos was born in 1990 in Greece. He holds a B’ Class Engineer Certificate and he has all the necessary certificates. In the beginning of his career he worked as a mechanical engineer in construction companies and after that he served onboard cruise ships, working for many years for Celestyal Cruises. He is very hard working and always ready to lend a hand. He has a pleasant and responsible personality, and ensures that every system works and is maintained to the highest standard for the safety of all guests. Apostolos speaks fluent English and in his free time he enjoys repairing cars & motors, listening to music, running, cycling, hiking and playing tennis, padel.
Chef: Nikos Athanasiou
Nikos was born in 1975 and he is a Greek national. He is a graduate of the Hellenic Culinary School and has attached gastronomy seminars at Alpine College. During his career he has worked at various restaurants and luxury hotels, such as Hilton Athens. He has been working on yachts for more than 20 years gaining valuable experience from numerous executed charters. Before joining Tamarita he offered his services onboard M/Y Tyndareo, M/Y Memories, M/Y Memories Too, M/Y Duke and M/Y Project Steel among others. He specializes in Mediterranean cuisines and Greek gastronomy. Nikos is very passionate about his cuisine, eager to tailor make his guests’ menus and keen to present them with gastronomic extravagances or simple, heavenly tastes.
Chief Steward: Christos Pavlou
Christos was born in 1968 in Greece. He has an extensive experience of more than 20 years in hospitality working on cruise ships and luxury yachts. He holds a Chief Steward Certificate, a certificate in Food Hygiene, a seafarer certificate and a Level 3 award in Supervising Food safety. Some of his perious yachts are M/Y North Wind II, M/Y Pegasus, M/Y Tyndareo, M/Y Athina and M/ Axioma. Christos is a very pleasant and friendly person with excellent organization and communication skills. Focused on customer and quality he will do his utmost in order to offer together with his team impeccable service to all guests onboard. He speaks fluent English and basic Spanish. In his free time he enjoys exercising, volunteering and gardening.
Stewardess: Eleni-Efraimia Fragouli
Eleni was born in 2000 in Athens. She is a graduate of the Solent University of Southampton and she holds a degree of Maritime Business. She started her career serving onboard cruise ships, after that joined successfully Irish Ferries in the route Dover-Calais and then joined Tamarita crew in 2023. She has participated in the program AMUN (Athens Model of United Nations) as a representative of a foreign country and she has attended many seminars regarding shipping and hospitality, 7 star service, fine dining and mixology as well. Her willingness along with her pleasant attitude completes Tamarita’s great crew. At her spare time she loves reading and travelling.
Able Seaman : Manolis Zarifis
Manolis was born in 1991 in Athens. He has been working on board ships and yachts the past 8 years in various deckhand positions. He is hardworking and very careful with the safety of the yacht. Manolis has a positive attitude and is always happy to help out all departments with various tasks. He speaks English.