Our full-time staff is dedicated to providing the highest level of service for our customers. Our Instructors and guides are full-time dive professionals who eat, sleep and breathe cave diving! They are a highly motivated team who enjoys cave diving as their pass time, not only in Mexico, but around the globe. Their vast experience in international cave diving and instruction gives them the unique capability to share with you techniques and procedures that hold up in any cave environment.
Patrick is from Austria and is one of the owners of the ProTec Dive Centers . Patrick is a PSAI Instructor Trainer for CCR Cave, DPV, Trimix and Sidemount and holds Instructor Trainer Evaluator Status for certain levels. He is one of the creators of the PSAI CCR Cave class and the codesigner of the XDeep Stealth 2.0.
Kim was born in Sweden and is one of the owners of the ProTec Dive Centers. He can be found mostly in the Tulum Facility, where he teaches all types of cave diver certifications and various specialties. Kim has lived and worked in Tulum since 2003. His true passion in life is cave exploration.
Rosalba, a Mexican native, works at ProTec Playa and handles most of the in-house accounting and permit organization for both dive centers. Without Rosalba in our live’s things would be alot harder for sure! Here from the very start for over 18 years and counting!
Jaime was born in Spain and works out of the Tulum Facility as a cave guide and Cave Instructor. Jaime is in love with Sidemount and CCR diving and has visited France, Florida, Madagascar, Sardinia and Mallorca for cave diving,
When he is not travelling the world diving caves and warming hearts with his smile, he is at home in Tulum, hiking the jungle to find new caves and teaching the next generation of cave divers how it’s done.
Elliot hails from England, growing up on an island surrounded by water he discovered diving as a child. A pure educator at heart, he finds the most distinguished ways of describing skills and drills to his students.
As passionate about diving as they come! Owner of Dive like a Ninja and she eats like a Pirate. With Tamara, your day will be more than just a course or an excursion, it will be an amazing experience!
Nelson is Rosalba’s brother and Tulum’s store manager. `Widely known and loved for his infectious smile, and great attitude Nelson is ready to make your stay as enjoyable as possible.
Melqui is our man when it comes to keeping all the tanks full and the compressors and membrane system running. Making sure that the gas is safe.
Carlos is based out of our Playa Del Carmen shop working with his sister, Rosalba, ensuring the shop is running like clockwork.