Our Crew – Your Crew
Our crew shares a unique passion for sailing and hospitality. With years of boating experience, 5 star service and a wealth of local knowledge, our crew will be an indispensable guide to all the great attractions of the wonderful Greek Islands. Along with the personal service of a professional captain and chef, you'll enjoy an exclusive getaway with outstanding meals, water sports and more - all suited to your specific tastes and desires. Our crew's professionalism and attention to detail are combined with their ability to enthusiastically bring you an exceptional sailing experience. Each of our crewmembers has a unique background and range of experiences. All members of our professional crew have been carefully selected to ensure you have the best time on the water.
Captain/Skipper: Valere Vermersch
Sailing since his childhood, Valere already raced vintage regattas in the Mediterranean, was a sailing instructor for five years and captain on luxerious charter yachts. Valere crossed the Atlantic and the Pacific Ocean several times as captain on different monohulls and catamarans.
He sailed the Meditteranean from Gilbraltar all the way through Greece and the Greek Islands. This experience gave him an extensive knowledge of the greek culture, allowing him to help you to discover the local surroundings in a most unique way.
He loves sharing his extensive experience of sailing yachts - do not hesitate to ask him a private lesson! His sailing qualities must not outpass his human ones : easy-going, open minded, he will do his best to ensure you a safe, comfortable, and unforgetable journey. He his The captain you want! The captain of Mystique.
Hostess: Irene Epainetou
Irene describes herself as a very responsible, hardworking, flexible, highly motivated and well organized person. She has a natural passion for travelling and has spent already over 50.000 miles on board on various yachts. Therefore she gained also some navigational experience and participated in many racing competitions, as it is a personal passion for her. Irene loves working as a hostess, where she receives the opportunity to meet new people from all over the world and to serve them regarding all their needs and wishes. Having a keen "eye for detail" and being a perfectionist in all aspects are her main characteristics. Irene also feels very confident about undertaking all the interior duties and provide service of the highest standards. Moreover the Vessel's safety and offering high standards services to the guests are amongst her top priorities.
Chef: Marie Schiewe
Marie comes from Paris and grew up in a family of chefs. From Europe to South America, she discovered the flavors of the world, but French and Mediterranean cuisine are her specialty! Sailing since her 8 years old, she loves the sea and enjoys every single day serving her clients with very delicious food.
Her master words are » flavor first «. She will cook you fresh, delicious and healthy meals, to add a savory touch to an amazing travel accross the sea on Mystique.
» I'm happy if you are « is her leitmotif on Mystique. She will make sure that you get the most of your journey, creating a nice, cosy, happy atmosphere on board. Easy going, always smiling, she will make your vacation memorable.