The Akumal Dive Shop would like to take this chance to introduce our staff. For those of you who have visited us in the past, here is a chance to learn a little more about your favorite Divemasters, Instructors and other employees. We pride ourselves on giving personalized service and in order to do this we depend on our excellent staff. As you will notice, many of our employees have been with us for a decade or more and we hope the newer employees will stay with us just as long!
Experience: Instructor, Boat captain, Plane pilot, Professional underwater photographer, Environmentalist.
Position: Co-owner/Marketing department, public relations, reservations and accommodation.
Experience: Rescue diver, Enriched air diver.
Position: Reservations and public relations.
Experience: Openwater Diver. He worked as a dive shop staff member for 15 years from 1987 to 2002 and now he is back with us!
Position: Accomodation and Property Manager.
Experience: Openwater diver. Claudia has been working as a dive shop staff member for
Jimkrid Justin Chirinos Urribarri
Position: Accountancy department.
Experience: Accountant and Openwater Diver. Jimkrid has been working as a dive shop staff member for 3 years.
Position: Front desk and reservations.
Experience: Advanced Openwater diver. She has been working as a dive shop staff member for 4 years.
Luis Cahuich “Condor”
Position: Divemaster (Discover Scuba Diving Leader) / Boat captain and snorkel tour guide.
Experience: Condor has been working as a dive shop staff member for 22 years!
Experience: Pedro has been working as a dive shop staff member for the last 2 years while he completes his studies.
Juan Antonio Moo “Cholo”
Experience: Cholo has been working as dive shop staff member for over 15 years!
Jose Emanuel “Chino”
Position: Boat captian.
Experience: Chino has been working as a dive shop staff member for 12 years!
Position: Boat captain and snorkel tour guide.
Experience: Openwater Diver. Raul just started working with lots of energy with the dive shop since October last year.
Angel Varguez “Nevo”
Position: Boat captain of the catamaran “Kantaris”.
Experience: Nevo has been sailing the warm calm waters of the Caribbean with the dive shop for the last 4 years.
Alfredo Tuz “Freddy”
Position: Master Fisherman.
Experience: Freddy has been catching fish with us and satisfied customers for over 25 years!
Saul David Castillo
Experience: Saul has been working as a dive shop staff member for one year.
Miguel Hidalgo Beh Yam “Mula”
Position: Compressor in charge.
Experience: Mula has been in charge of giving 3000 psi of fun to many divers everyday since 2007!
Diego Israel Quijada
Position: Captain apprentice and snorkel tour guide.
Experience: Diego has been working as a dive shop staff member since 2009.