Our qualified team comprises of psychologists, therapists, academics, artists, clinical nutritionists, journalists as well as professionals with a deep and comprehensive understanding of the maritime and education industry.

Its multicultural approach is derived from Greece, Germany, Spain, Israel, France, New Zealand, Canada, the United Kingdom and the United States.

Our team is constantly growing to accommodate seafarers’ needs and wishes, regarding their wellbeing and continuous improvement while onboard.

Our qualified team comprises of human resources experts, academics, artists, clinical nutritionists, journalists as well as professionals with a deep and comprehensive understanding of the maritime industry.

Its multicultural approach is derived from Greece, Germany, Israel, Spain, the United Kingdom and the United States.

Our team is constantly growing to better accommodate seamen’s needs and wishes, regarding their wellbeing and continuous improvement while onboard.

If you want to join us, please contact us and we will get back to you as soon as possible.

The Team

Yofis Florentin
Yofis FlorentinFounder

Yofis holds a BSc in Business Computing & IT (Aston University, UK) and an MSc in Analysis, Design & Management of Information Systems (London School of Economics, UK). He has been in the IT and Shipping industry for the past 20 years. He has worked as an IT developer and consultant, as well as a ship manager (ASBA certified). He has also worked as an instructor specializing in E-Marketing courses.

He is the founder of Learning Seaman, a lifelong e-learning platform for seafarers.

Maria Baskini
Maria BaskiniPhD, RD, CSSD | Clinical Nutritionist

Maria is a Clinical Nutritionist, Dietitian. She has graduated from University of Surrey, U.K. (BSc in Nutrition), New York University, U.S.A. (MSc in Clinical Nutrition) and University of Macedonia, Greece (PhD in Nutritional Neuroscience). She is a Registered Dietitian (RD) both in the U.S.A. and Greece and Board Certified Specialist in Sports Dietetics (CSSD). She runs her private practice since 2004 in Thessaloniki, Greece and is an external consultant of Preventative Medicine in the Bank of Greece since 2015. She is a visiting professor in School of Medicine (Aristotle University of Thessaloniki), publishes articles in scientific journals and participates in congresses worldwide.

Nelly Florentin
Nelly FlorentinMA, EdM | Counseling Psychologist

Nelly Florentin is a counseling psychologist and a family psychotherapist. She holds a bachelor (BA) in Psychology from Aristotle University of Thessaloniki and has earned her Master of Arts and Master of Education (MA, EdM) in Mental Health Counseling from Columbia University of New York. She has completed her specialisation in Systemic-Family Psychotherapy as well as a training program in a specialized therapeutic approach for trauma. In her private practice, she conducts psychotherapeutic and counseling sessions with adolescents, adults and families in order to help them overcome psychological symptoms, manage emotional challenges and work towards their personal growth.

Eleana Stoikou
Eleana StoikouPhD | Artist

Eleana is a PhD in Art History, Department of Architecture of the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki. She studied history and archaeology (Bachelor’s Degree) as well as art history (a two-year Master of Research Degree) at the Faculty of Philosophy of Aristotle University. She also holds a bachelor and master’s degree in painting at the Fine Arts Faculty from the same University. She received numerous awards and scholarships, including an Erasmus scholarship for doctoral studies at Freie Universität Berlin, scholarships from the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD), the Greek Foundation State Scholarships (IKY) and the Hellenic Foundation for Research and Innovation. Her research broadly surrounds migration, border art, modern and contemporary art. In recent years, she has been based in Berlin.

Lambis Konstantinides
Lambis KonstantinidesParis 2024, Director of Planning and Coordination

A graduate in International Relations from Sciences Po Paris, Grinnell College and SAIS – Johns Hopkins University, Lambis Konstantinidis began his career as a manager of relations with Africa and French-speaking countries for the Athens 2004 Paralympic Games. He then worked as an organizer or consultant for the Olympic and Paralympic Games of Torino 2006, Beijing 2008, Vancouver 2010, London 2012 and Sochi 2014, in the field of international relations and athlete services. From 2013 to 2015, he was Director of International Relations for the Toronto 2015 Pan American and Para American Games, before joining the Paris 2024 bid as Head of Sports and Paralympic Integration. Since 2017, Lambis Konstantinidis is the Director of Planning and Coordination for the Paris 2024 Olympic and Paralympic Games Organizing Committee.

Rosalin Saki
Rosalin SakiMSc | Project Manager

Rosalin Saki is an experienced Project Manager & Quality Assurance Manager in the field of construction projects. She holds a Diploma in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Thessaly, Greece and an M.Sc. in Project Management from Lancaster University, UK. She has managed multi-million projects and is keen to ongoing learning. In her free time, she is a passionate traveler that researches and analyses every little detail in all her trips. Her tips should not be missed!

Saba Khalil
Saba KhalilMPhil | Content Writer

Saba Khalil is a highly accomplished Content Writer and Digital Marketer with sound expertise in SEO. She is based in Pakistan and holds an MPhil degree in Human Resource Management from the University of Punjab, Lahore, Pakistan. Her Bachelor of Business Administration degree is from Air University, Islamabad. In addition to her professional pursuits, she has been a Content Marketing Trainer since February 2020. She has served 2000+ clients globally within 3 years. Despite her many proficient achievements, Saba is also an active advocate for women’s empowerment in Pakistan and runs an NGO, the Alhuda Foundation, which works towards the improvement of orphaned children.

Steffanny Diaz
Steffanny DiazCreative writer

Steffanny is a lawyer, creative writer and CEO of Scrally Inc, a company dedicated in ghostwriting services. She has more than 7 years of experience in creative and business writing. She has written: fantasy, romance, comedy, drama, children’s and non-fiction e-books, short stories and scripts for video, theater, series and movies. Steffanny is from Venezuela and speaks Spanish and English.

Catherine Divaris
Catherine DivarisVoice Over Artist

Catherine Divaris graduated with a Bachelor of Science with honours from York University and has a certificate in Broadcast Journalism from Humber College. She has been a radio announcer and voice over artist for 10 years. She has voiced commercials, documentaries, corporate videos and cartoon characters. Catherine resides in Canada.

Anna Kudelia
Anna KudeliaMA | Fitness & Yoga Instructor

Anna is a 200 hour certified yoga instructor, originally from Ukraine, and now based in New Zealand. Her certification was acquired in Rishikesh Yogkulam – Yoga School in India, April 2020. She holds a Master of Arts In English & Chinese from Ludong DaXue, China.

She is a video production business co-owner and also providing yoga and fitness classes on demand for business worldwide; most businesses are based in USA, Australia, Canada and UK.  All production is done in Christchurch, NZ.

Venetia Ef.
Venetia Ef.MA | Archeologist & Philologist

Venetia holds a Bachelor of Arts in Archeology and Art from the School of Philosophy and a Master of Arts in Classical Archeology from the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece. She participated in archeological excavations for about a decade and was also working as a Philologist for over two decades. She has taught Ancient Greek language, modern Greek language, literature and history in public as well as private educational institutions. She has also been involved in school theater and has been in charge of a school’s theater group for over two decades.

George Christoulas
George ChristoulasPhotographer

George has studied IT & Media. He has worked as a team leader in market research and promotion companies, where he was responsible for 70 people. However, his real love and current profession is photography. He specializes in events, advertising and landscape photography. He is also an expert in photo editing applications, where he spends hours trying to achieve the best for his creations.

George has been a professional photographer for the past 5 years.