A Filipino-Swiss dual citizen. Born in Cebu City but grew up in Manila and went to Ateneo de Manila (grade school). A certified as a Junior OWD in 1980 in Anilao “Boracaynon” resident dive professional from 1993-2003
Liveaboard owner & operator 1999-2003 (MY Tabibuga).
A former NAUI DM, IANTD IT, DAN IT, TecRec IT and PADI CD, now SSI AIT. Worked as an Instructor Examiner all over Asia Pacific and Oceania for 17 years, organising and conducting multi-national and multi-lingual Instructor Examinations. Now SSI Business Development Manager for SE Asia.