Staff

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Dear Friends,

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!

Sincerely,

Direction

Gonzalo Arcila

Gonzalo Arcila
Position: Owner/Director.
Experience: Instructor, Boat captain, Plane pilot, Professional underwater photographer, Environmentalist.

Alvaro Almada
Position: General Manager.
Experience: Dive Instructor. He has been working in the dive industry in Mexico and Internationally for 35 years.

Marketing department

Ingrid Datica

Ingrid Datica
Position: Co-owner/Marketing department, public relations, reservations and accommodation.
Experience: Rescue diver, Enriched air diver.

Helmie Atarie
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!

Claudia Flores
Position: Accomodation and Property Manager.
Experience: Openwater diver. Claudia has been working as a dive shop staff member for

Cristian Bernal
Position: Webmaster.
Experience: Cristian has been in charge of all our issues in the computer and internet world since

Administration and accountancy

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.

Victor Gamboa

Victor Gomboa “Vitorito”
Position: Accountancy assistant.
Experience: Vitorito has been working as a dive shop staff member for 8 years.

Nalleli Gamboa

Nalleli Gamboa
Position: Accountancy and administration. assistant.
Experience: Business administration and accountancy. Nallely has been working as dive shop staff member for 6 years.

Wendy Cam “Wendylu”
Position: Cashier.
Experience: Wendy has been working as a dive shop staff member for 13 years!

Front Desk

Isela Pech

Isela Pech
Position: Front desk and reservations.
Experience: Advanced Openwater diver. She has been working as a dive shop staff member for 4 years.

Francesca Colombo
Position: Front desk and reservations.
Experience: Divemaster. Francesca, originally from Italy, just recently started working with us since November last year! Welcome Francesca!

Divemasters

Luis Condor

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!

Pedro Almada

Pedro Almada
Position: Divemaster.
Experience: Pedro has been working as a dive shop staff member for the last 2 years while he completes his studies.

Moises Ucan

Moises Ucan “Sapo”
Position: Divemaster.
Experience: Sapo has been working as a dive shop staff member for over 15 years!

Juan Antonio Moo

Juan Antonio Moo “Cholo”
Position: Divemaster.
Experience: Cholo has been working as dive shop staff member for over 15 years!

Captains

Jose Emanuel

Jose Emanuel “Chino”
Position: Boat captian.
Experience: Chino has been working as a dive shop staff member for 12 years!

Raul Garma
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.

Fishermen

Alfredo Tuz Freddy

Alfredo Tuz “Freddy”
Position: Master Fisherman.
Experience: Freddy has been catching fish with us and satisfied customers for over 25 years!

Instructors

Saul David Castillo
Position: Instructor.
Experience: Saul has been working as a dive shop staff member for one year.

Jesus Rangel
Position: Technical dive Instructor and Instructor Trainer.
Experience: Jesus has been certifying divers with really high standards at the dive shop for 6 years!

Compressor incharge

Miguel Hidalgo Beh Yam (Mula)

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!

Equipment rental

Diego Israel Quijada

Diego Israel Quijada
Position: Captain apprentice and snorkel tour guide.
Experience: Diego has been working as a dive shop staff member since 2009.

Storage Room

Lourdes Sanchez

Lourdes Sanchez
Position: Storage and Inventory.
Experience: Lourdes has been working as dive shop staff member for 1 year.

Santos Isidro May Pech “Huacho”
Position: Driver.
Experience: Santos has been working as a dive shop staff member

Akumal Riviera Maya, Quintana Roo; México
Phone (52) 984 875 9032 | Toll free in México 01 800 462 1212
dive@akumaldiveshop.com | info@akumaldiveshop.com
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