Crew

Aello full sail

DIMITRI PAVLIDIS (Captain)

1Born in Greece. Holds the MCA MASTER 3000 GT, RYA/MCA Yachtmaster Ocean, MCA GMDSS GOC, Medical Care cert. He has long time experience as captain on yachts sailing the Mediterranean, the Caribbean and around the globe. He was the captain on-board the 130 ft PERINI NAVI S/Y “Maria Christina” during her two-year Circumnavigation started 1998 from Greece to Gibraltar -Caribbean – Panama Canal -Galapagos – French Polynesia – New Zealand – Australia -Thailand – Suez Canal and back to Greece in 2000. He also worked as captain on-board the vessels: S/Y “Ellen IV” 80 ft DYNAMIQUE. S/Y “Ellen V” 135 ft PERINI NAVI. S/Y “Christianne B” 140 ft PERINI NAVI. S/Y “FLEURTJE” 185 ft Classic three-masted Schooner. Dimitri is a non-smoker, speaks Greek and English fluently.

 

THEODORE YANNISIS (First Mate)

Theodore was born and raised in Cyclades, he grew up with love and passion for the sea and the boats. At the age of 8 he joined the Nautical Club of Andros and started sailing with Optimists, 420s, Lasers and later in Offshore sailing yachts. He has many awards and trophies in his collection. Has studied business administration. He holds the RYA/MCA Yacht Master Offshore commercially endorsement, STCW 95 Safety and the Greek Powerboat License. He is on-board AELLO since 2010. He speaks Greek and English fluently. Theodore enjoys hiking, music and nature.

 

HARALAMPOS DOSHORIS  (Deck Hand, Sailor)

3Haralampos grew up in Loutraki, a small seaside town.  He spent his childhood in his grandfather’s fishing boat trying to unlock the secrets of the sea!  Studied at the Department of Medical Radiologic Technologists of the Technological Educational Institute of Athens. Although the bond with the sea made him choose the yachting industry in order to accomplish his dream, sail and discover new adventures! Pleasant and at the same time discreet, he will be always available and willing to help you.  Has completed all the STCW Safety courses. Holds the Greek Powerboat license. He is on-board AELLO since May 2012. He speaks Greek and English fluently.

 

VADIM SHUTOV (Steward)

4Vadim was born in Odessa Ukraine.   He has been on-board AELLO for several seasons since 2007.  He is a professional waiter, steward and butler in passenger ships and he has been working onboard the cruising ships «Emerald”,  “Hebridean Spirit” and “Corinthian” in north Europe, Caribbean, South America and Antarctica.   He holds all the safety certificates. Vadim enjoys sailing with AELLO.  He speaks Ukrainian, Russian and English

 

 

STAVROS KORAKIDIS (Chef)

1Stavros is a qualified chef with diploma from “CHEF D’OEUVRE” professional culinary school.  Mediterranean cuisine, molecular gastronomy, HACCP food safety.   He was employed by some of the best restaurants  in Greece:   KLIMA KLIMA wine bar restaurant,  P-BOX eatery,  SCALA VINOTECA wine restaurant,  HERODION hotel,  BENETOS restaurant.  It is his  first year on-board AELLO. He speaks Greek and English