Mediterranean Yacht Charter by Sneed Charters

TAKA Yacht Charters
Sneed Yacht Charters.

(800) 581-7130 / (561)459-5316

CaptainZafireios MammisGreek1971
ChefMarinos PaxinosGreek1969
Number of Crew: 5Languages: English, Greek

Crew Profiles:
Captain: Zafiris Mamas
Zafiris Mamas, our experienced Captain, brings 30 years of yacht expertise, holding a Master's diploma A and a sailing license. He has skillfully navigated various yachts, including a decade on board M/Y Taka and previously on S/Y Onyx (Camper & Nicholsons 100ft). His deep knowledge of Greek waters and islands makes every voyage memorable. Zafiris leads our crew with excellent communication and quality control skills, ensuring your safety and enjoyment throughout the journey. Good in English, he is a dedicated family man with two children.

Chief Engineer: Kostas Gkiokas
Meet Kostas Gkiokas, our Chief Engineer, who graduated from the Merchant Marine Academy and holds a 1st Engineer Diploma. With us since 2007, Kostas oversees M/Y Taka's main engines, auxiliary machinery, and repairs. His technical prowess is complemented by various certifications, including life-saving, firefighting, ship security, and tanker safety. During his free time, Kostas indulges in spearfishing, freediving, and mountain biking. He's a devoted husband, 45 years old, and dedicated to keeping our vessel in prime condition.

Chief Steward: Alexandros Tzafolias
Welcoming you with a warm smile is our Chief Steward, Alexandros Tzafolias. With an impressive two decades of experience on private and charter yachts, Alexandros ensures impeccable service and attention to detail. Fluent in English, he takes great pride in providing an unforgettable experience for all guests on board. When not attending to your needs, Alexandros enjoys ping pong and basketball. At 46 years old, he's thrilled to be part of the M/Y Taka team this year.

Deckhand: Efstathios Konidaris
Efstathios Konidaris, our reliable Deckhand, has been an integral part of M/Y Taka since 2004. Holding life-saving and firefighting certificates, he is well-versed in ensuring your safety at sea. Efstathios also holds a sailing license and speed boat license, making water activities like water skiing and exploring hidden coves a breeze. A family man with 3 children, Efstathios is 55 years old and brings a wealth of knowledge to your journey.

Chef: Marinos Paxinos
Indulge your taste buds with the delectable creations of Marinos Paxinos, our year-round Chef. With three decades in the charter market, Marinos joined M/Y Taka in 2022 with a passion for Greek and Mediterranean cuisine. Holding multiple certificates, including Foods from Spain-Tapas and New Greek Creative Cuisine, he ensures every meal is a culinary delight. When not cooking up a storm, Marinos enjoys travel, swimming, and martial arts to keep himself fit. At 55 years old, he adds a flavorful touch to your voyage throughout the year.

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