Operating in the East Mediterranean
Aerial Deck View
Aerial Deck View
No. Crew: 6
Captain's Name: Sevinc
Captain Sevinc Daskiran
Age: 46 years old (1969)
Born in Bodrum, started travelling from early age, began his career as diver (diving licence)
His career as seaman he started in his late 20ies as deckhand
Accomplished military naval service In Turkey
36 years of working in the sea. More than 20 years of experience as a captain (captain's licence received in 1992). Impressive experience working on charter yachts: Olympus, Batuhan 1, Queen of Karia, Carpe Diem II, Carpe Diem III.
Great knowledge of all Eastern Mediterranean while working on charter yachts. Experience of Western Mediterranean and extended time spent in Spanish waters while working on a private yacht Nur.
Married, father of two daughters.
Captain of Nialanca from 2009 (6 years).
Languages: Turkish (mother language), English fluent
Chef Bayram Goktas
Bayram was born in Ankara, capital of Turkey
Age: 36 y.o. (1979)
Bayram started his culinary journey very early, first experience was working as navy chef during his army service. List of his jobs includes restaurants, cafes, hotels. In the sea he was working on Ilerya motor yacht, That’s life luxury gulet, and with Nialanca for last 3 years
Bayram is very talented and passionate about his jobs. His culinary talented is very wide: Ottoman, Turkish, Mediterranean, Vegetarian, Kosher, French, Italian, some Japanese.
Languages: Native Turkish, fluent English
Happily married and has one child
Hostess Linda Spalinger
Born in Switzerland, dual Nationality: Swiss and Turkish
Linda started her career as assistant in Hilton hotel, and then as entrepreneur running her own boutiques
Professional license in hospitality and service (Luzern 1990)
Started career in the sea 10 years ago, with Nialanca for 6 years
Languages: English, Swiss, Turkish, French, Italian, German
Permanently based in Bodrum, Turkey
Linda is very fit, sporty, likes travelling, swimming, hiking, bicycling, cooking and meeting new people
Engineer Selcuk Dundar
Selcuk is born in Istanbul, in 1977 (38 y.o.)
Selcuk is with Nialanca from 2009 (for last 6 years), previously having an impressive list of yachts and companies, with which he worked first on the position of a mechanic and later as engineer: Seadream and Aegina -Egeyacht Bodrum, White Wings -Valena yachting, Suheyla Sultan -Karadeniz yachting, Caner IV, Carpe diem III
Languages: Turkish fluent, spoken English
Married, no kids
Selcuk is fit, responsible, team player and a passionate seaman.
Zuhal Dundar, housekeeper
Zuhal was born in Istanbul, in 1982 (33 years old)
Studied 5 year sin the University of Textile Industry in Istanbul
Decided to go with a more concrete job and work in the sea. Worked as housekeeper/stewardess position from 2000 (15 years by now). List of the yachts Zuhal had been working covers luxury charter yachts with great record in the industry: Ecce Navigo, princess Zeynep (Karadeniz yachting), Gem, White Wings, His Salta. With Nialanca for the second year.
Zuhal is married to Selcuk Dundar, and a s couple they greatly contribute to the teamwork on the yacht.
Zuhal is very healthy, fit, sporty, always smiley and makes clients feel easy and relaxed.