Our Dive Team

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Dias Menis

Our PADI & SSI instructor – cool, calm with a great sense of humor! His love for diving comes across immediately… Dias will make your dive experience unforgettable!!

Nationality:     Greek

Born:    1988

Speaks:       Greek, English

PADI Open Water Scuba Instructor

Emergency First Response Primary and Secondary care Instructor

SSI Advanced Open Water instructor

Specializes in:

  • Perfect Buoyancy
  • Deep Diving
  • Enriched Air Nitrox
  • Stress and Rescue
  • Boat Diving
  • Underwater Photography & Video
  • Night and Limited visibility
  • Underwater Scooter/DPV
  • React Right(FA,CPR,AED,O2)

-other certificates:

  • Dry Suit diver
  • Aqualung Certified Equipment Maintenance
  • Boat Captain License
  • Sailing boat Skipper license

Dias greatest love since his early childhood has been the vast blue sea. A major role for this is the fact that he comes from a family that has dedicated their lives to the commercial and military navy. He has been sailing since the age of 9, diving since the age of 13 and since as long as anyone can remember he’s had a mask and a snorkel attached to him! He started his studies at the Technical University of Crete in the department of Electrical and Computer Engineering but he never finished due to the fact that his heart belonged with the sea. With over 6000 dives in Greece and around the world – Dias has worked as a sailing/motor boat Skipper, Divemaster, Instructor and manager in respectable dive centers throughout Greece. A great instructor with an emphasis on safety – Dias will make your diving experience unforgettable!



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Martino Rech

Our PADI & SSI instructor – An adventurer… Martino loves to travel around the world and is an experienced instructor! His laugh is contagious and his sense of humor will have you in stitches!


Nationality:   Italian

Born:     1985

Speaks:     Italian, English

PADI Open Water Scuba Instructor

SSI Advanced Open Water instructor

Specializes in:

  • Enriched Air Nitrox
  • Wreck Diving
  • Digital Underwater Photographer
  • Navigation
  • Multilevel Diver
  • Emergency oxygen provider
  • Computer Diving
  • Deep Diving
  • Stress & Rescue
  • React Right(FA,CPR,AED,O2)

Martino is from Treviso, Italy and has spent the last three years living and instructing between Thailand, Sardegna and the Maldives.  He has instructed in several dive centers there, has over 1400 logged dives and this year he will be joining us on Alonissos for the summer!  Martino loves being near the sea and his passion for diving is contagious to all around him!  His calm and patient manner make him an excellent instructor and there’s nothing he loves more than to share his knowledge and enthusiasm with other divers.  When he’s not underwater, Martino likes to travel, read and listen to music.

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 Nikoletta Efstathiou

Dive Master  – Nikoletta is always smiling and putting everyone in a good mood – she spends more time in the water than on dry land!!


Nationality:    Greek/Canadian

Born:     1993

Speaks:     Greek, English

  • Dive Master



Nikoletta was born in Athens and has a Architecture degree from the University of Toronto in Canada with a minor in Environmental Studies.  Her love for scuba diving has led her to certify as a dive master and to work in diving before she continues her studies in the field of architecture…. unless scuba diving captures her heart even more and then who knows where she’ll end up! Nikoletta has been spending summers on Alonissos since she was a little girl and her knowledge and love of the island comes through immediately!  In addition to diving, Nikoletta loves camping, reading, traveling, designing and learning about environmental conservation.

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Eloise Morley

Dive Master in training – Elle just “dives” in to every situation! She’s our social butterfly – she loves meeting other divers from all over the world!

Nationality:   Australian

Born:     1996

Speaks:     English


  • Open Water Certificate




Elle is from Melbourne, Australia and currently staying with us for the 2017 season as a dive master intern. She has recently fallen in love with diving and all the aquatic beauties underwater after diving in Indonesia and Thailand and has decided to take a year off from studying advertising to join our team. Elle is a ray of sunshine, full of positivity and excitement. She is always on the go and loves a good adventure!

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Edgars Skuja

Dive Master in training – Ed is our daredevil!  He loves all water sports and is known to take apart engines in his spare time! He can’t sit still and you can’t get him out of the water no matter how hard you try!!

Nationality:    Latvian

Born:     1991

Speaks:     Latvian, English, Russian

  • Open Water Diver

Ed is from Latvia and has a bachelors degree in Business and Finance.  His love of diving brought him to Alonissos for the 2017 Season as an intern and he hopes that this will be his first step into traveling the world and experiencing all it has to offer! Edgars is a keen mechanic – always fiddling with engines etc and is quite the daredevil!  Fun loving, adventurous and always up for a challenge – Ed loves wake boarding, jet skiing, kite boarding, mountain biking as well as motocross!

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Nicolas Ayala Arboleda

Dive Master in training – Nicolas is our travel expert and linguist! He’s traveled all over the world and he’ll sit still for the summer as part of our great team!

Nationality:    Ecuadorian

Born:     1994

Speaks:     Spanish, English, French, Russian, German

  • Open Water Diver

Nicolas if from Ecuador and is studying Politics and International studies at the University of Warwick.  His passion for global affairs and different cultures has led him to live in 4 different countries and to have traveled extensively.  His love of diving has him sitting still for the summer 2017 season in Alonissos as part of our team!  Nicolas is also an avid ice and inline hockey player, loves literature and has a passion for diplomacy, languages, social causes and ecology.

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Sophie Gibson

Dive Master in training – Sophie is our Marine Biologist and Oceanographer!  Her passion for Marine Life and Marine conservastion is contagious!!

Nationality:    British

Born:     1995

Speaks:     English

  • Open Water Diver

Sophie has always loved the outdoors and nature, especially the sea! This has led her to do a BSc in Marine Biology and Oceanography at the university of Southampton which she has just completed! Sophie is keen to travel and work in marine conservation and research and becoming a dive intern is a great first step! Our water baby is outgoing and friendly and enjoys meeting new people!  Her other loves are horse riding and eating!