Staff

João Gouveia

João is a PADI instructor and the new owner of Dive Zihua. He was born in Portugal and began diving in Cabo Verde, an archipelago off the coast of Senegal. He has a love for conservation and has been involved in the field for years. Now he is bringing another love to Zihuatanejo, diving!

Lucie Madar

Lucie is our new newest staff member. She’s a Divemaster in training and she already has much experience in diving in many places around the world. Lucie loves nature, photography and she’s an avid conservationist. She’s from France and she speaks French, English and Spanish.

Luis (Capi)

Luis is our Captain extraordinaire. He has been working on boats since the age of 15 and has developed a love of diving. With this, he has developed a great knowledge about the area and the best places for both diving and fishing.