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Meet the Atlantis team

A skilled and fun team ready to take you on a dive adventure in the warm waters of Curacao. All of our staff are multilingual.

Renske

PSDI MSDT Instructor

Renske

Since 2015 I am a PADI Instructor. So far I have been teaching in the Netherlands and Indonesia and now in Curacao. Teaching is my passion, but I also love to take great underwater pictures.

    The Team

    Team 2016

    The Team

    Our team! If you want to get to know them, you can read their personal stories on this page. Or you can just visit our dive center :). We're happy to have you and look forward to getting to know you.

      Jan

      Technician and PADI MSDT Instructor

      Jan

      A steady factor at Atlantis Diving since 2001. If you need any maintenance or advice on dive equipment, he is the one to go to. Besides being a handy man, he is also an Instructor since 2001.

        Dionne

        Instructor

        Dionne

        Dionne is PADI Instructor since 2015. She already worked here in 2015/2016, but after a year in the cold in the Netherlands, she decided that she needed some more fun in the sun.

          Laurine

          Office manager

          Laurine

          Laurine has been working at Atlantis since 2012, she is not a diver but she is great in finance and administration. She's also big friends with Zepp, our house parrot.

            Ruud de Loos

            Instructor, Operational manager and Technician

            Ruud de Loos

            PADI MSDT, 4000+ dives, 600+ certifications

            I have been working as an Instructor at Atlantis since 2007 and I love to share my knowledge about dive sites and marine life. My wife, Nanda, and I form the management team and are very happy to welcome you to Atlantis.

              Ruud de Dood

              Instructor

              Ruud de Dood

              I am one of the freelance Instructors and I like to be carried around on the shoulders. Many divers have learned the tips and tricks of diving through my knowledge and experience. Accountant by trade, I enjoy counting fish during the dives.

                Zepp

                Porch Director

                Zepp

                Zepp, our parrot makes the team complete. He is a happy entertainer at the dive center and loves company.

                  Michel

                  Instructor

                  Michel

                  Michel is one of our freelance Instructors, he works in finance but in the weekend you will find him in, around or under water. Sailing, fishing and diving with Atlantis are his passions.

                    Nanda

                    General manager

                    Nanda

                    I joined the team since February 2016 for all our marketing and PR activities. I am married to Ruud and together we form the management team. You'll find me in the shop where I am happy to welcome you and show you around!