Captain Name : MARCO
Surname : ANDO’
Date of birth: 10/12/1968
Residence: Milano (Italy)
American Visa : B1/B2, C1/ D
Marrital status: married with Elizabeth Molino
Languages: Italian mother tongue, English, Spanish, Portuguese
Drive license : cat A/ B – Italian
Maritime Training & Certifications
– registered in seafarears book Genoa – Italy , first category nr, 029614;
-RYA/MCA yachtmaster Offschore S/Y and M/Y commercially endorsement – eng 1 without restrictions update February 2018
– STCW95 basic update march 2018 – RYA/MCA PPR
– Italian Nautical license S/Y M/Y Over 12 miles without limits coast A /B from January 2006 -RTF / SRC VHF certification;
– Sailing instructor Competence CONI;
– Open Water Instructor Padi nr. 304297 in active status;
– Emergency First Response Instructor padi nr. 304297;
– Dive instructor HSA international (1999);
– Dive instructor ACUC International (2000) ;
– Specialty dive instructor: Care for Children W/ED – Emergency Oxygen Provider – Deep – Enriched Air – Underwater Navigator – Underwater Naturalist – Search & Recovery – Peak Performance Buoyancy –
photograph – cave – Elementary First Aid – First Aid – Medical care
July 2018 to September 2018 on board of Sasga Menorquin 68 M/Y, Captain, deckhand, control maintenance about engine motors , water maker, navigation , passage planning from palma and all Balearic Island , go back to palma and finisch the season in shipyard for extra maintenance.
October 2016 to January 2017 working with the archeologic Caribbean diving center institute in Dominican Republic, research and recovery of , Old shipwrecks, private excursions, research in Haiti. Deckhand ,dive instructor, managment of diving center, maintenance of all gear equiment.
February 2017 to January 2018 captain of different boats, Amel 55 supermaramu ketch S/Y , SPOT 46 fisching boat, Catana 55 catamaran, delivery and transfert from Miami , Bahamas, Turcks and Caicos to arrive
in Dominican Republic, every competence and Responsibility manager, check of the boat and maintenance, ordinary and straordinary, managment, passage planning, 10.000 Miles of navigation in Caribbean area,
June 2016 to September 2016 , captain of catamaran Outreamer 55 light , sailing 4000 miles in Italy, Corsica, Greece, working with my wife on board like chef, Stewardess, hostess, mariner ,Couple positions with my wife , charter with owner and friends.
January 2013 to may 2016 working on board of luxury catamaran. Different positions like a captain /dive instructor, sales and marketing manager of the charter company , ceck in/ out client, all maintenance of the Yachts and equipment, engine motors, charter in Dominican Republic and Caribbean area. Managment of Bahia 46 catamaran, catana 65, lagoon 62, and other different motor yachts for private owner daily excursions . Couple position and managment with my wife.
January 2012 to december 2012 managment of diving center hotel Bahia Principe Samana . Dominican Republic. Sailing and diving instructor
February 2011 to November 2011 deckhand/ dive instructor, chase boat of tender , on board of 55 mt MY, private owner,
February 2010 to October 2010 deckhand Chase boat tender , private owner, on board of Halberg rassy 72.
April 2006 to 2010 Owner of my vessel S/Y Elan Impression 434,
July 2005 to december 2009 managment and charter in society with company, sales and rent, maintenance of motor and sailing yachts , Delivery, professional crew , Working in shipyard in Varazze Genova . Management of yachts Sangermani Santa Lucia 65 , Nautor Swan 86, sunreef 70, leopard 105, Wonderfull experience in the Maritime industry.
From May 2000 i made my Open Water Instructor certification and working in different Diving center around the world. TODAY I have more of 8.000 dives and 350 divers certified from myself.
Personal considerations: I am responsable sailorman , deckhand, captain skipper, instructor, engine knowledge, ready for the total operation and managment of the yacht or working like deckhand . I love living and working on board. Sailing and diving it’s my passion.