Meet your GuidesPassion and Dedication are our drives
Kátia Silva is a very dedicated marine biologist and is currently working on her Master degree in “Integrated Studies of the Oceans ” at the University of the Azores. She has been working in the field of marine conservation in non-governmental organizations conservationists, with research , management, rescue and rehabilitation of marine animals. At Cabo Trek since 2016, she intends to develop a research project to evaluate the area as “Important Marine Mammal Area”. She is interested in conservation actions to protect the species in balance with human activities, such as sustainable tourism. She’s very active in the local community with projects such as beach cleanups and a collaborated to establish the first “Whale Festival of Cabo San Lucas”.
Luciana is a biologist, PADI scuba diving instructor and pre primary teacher. She loves behavioral studies in cetaceans and is always searching for sharks when underwater. After diving in Australia, Indonesia, Thailand and Brazil, she decided to explore the waters of Mexico again and is greatly excited to learn about the local ocean fauna. She has a long history in the education field, specially in environmental education, having worked for many non-governmental organizations, both in Australia and Brazil. She believes that education is the only way of improving the world’s conservation status and therefore increase every community’s quality of life. She definitely is a people’s person and will love to help you, above and underwater.
Angelika is a marine biology student from Poland, doing her master on population dynamics of the Baltic clams. She is deeply in love with the ocean and all the wildlife living in it. She is a PADI divemaster as well. In Cabo Trek she is doing an internship, which is combining two of her biggest interests – ocean and travelling. Being very dedicated to the matter of awareness and ocean conservation, she enjoys passing her knowledge and passion to others.
Carlos Pérez is a curious and sharp observer, choose biology as a career in his early youth, developing interests in several areas of research: marine mammals, arthropods taxonomy, molecular biology and immunology, among others. Born in Queretaro, moved to the pacific coast of Nayarit, to pursue his passion: the sea. Cabo resident for 7 years now, you can find him running along the marina or swimming in Santa María. Freediver and diver, always willing to jump in the water looking for some marine interaction with any of the endless species find in our peninsular litoral. He’s got a master’s degree on Biochemical Sciences and when not in the sea he is playing soccer or doing landscaping, both activites among his favorites.
Cecilia is a passionate photographer, scuba diver and freediver. After she finished her studies in graphic design and photography, 4 years ago, she moved to Cabo and she has been working as photographer since then. She has a especial love for the ocean and she is really interested in protecting it. She has been volunteering in conservation and education programs and organizations for the last 2 years. She also believes that real ecotourism is a good way to connect people to nature.
Miguel Flores was born in Leon, Guanajuato in 1987, arrived to this port as a child, lover of the sea and the Marine life with a passion for water sports, dedicated to photography has been specializing in sea creatures (mostly mammals) for over four years. An expert eye and a very friendly type of person on board.
Ezequiel Romero, aka as Captain Cheke is our Cabo Trek captain. Born in Baja California Sur Puerto San Carlos, with more than 20 years of experience traversing the waters of both the Sea of Cortez and the Pacific Ocean, he knows Cabo and its waters better than anyone. While you’re busy enjoying the whale encounters and excitement he is busy manning the boat and anticipating the next best location for whale spotting.
Fredi Gallardo is one of our captains. Born in Acapulco with 15 years of experience with wildlife tours. In addition to being responsible for the safety of customers on board he also supports the monitoring of marine animals in case if the animal needs help. Fredi was trained by Mexican Whale Entanglement Response Network it means he is one of the few people in Los Cabos that can save an entangled whale. Always very attentive to any sign of marine life to provide a tour with varied sightings and good surprises.
Oscar Hernandez is our Public Relations in Cabo Trek, with the expectation to collaborate to improve this activity center and set a new standard in terms of quality of our tours. He was born in Mexico City and moved to Baja California Sur 25 years ago, he loves the sea and the wild nature of Baja: last but not least he has a PADI open water certification and knows the diving and snorkeling area very well. More than 18 years of experience in the field of promotion and sales make him an expert as he worked in some of the best resorts in the area as activity director and operation manager. For Oscar the satisfaction of the customer is the number one priority, he enjoys to interact with our clients and to assist you in everything you need to set up a nice tour with us.
Adriana Galindo de Moser is a good person to have in your corner. You might not see her around the shop very often, but without her this project would not have been possible. She plays a very important rule in the whole organization of Cabo Trek handling important essentials like public relations, communications, operations management and last but not least moral support. The baby (Valentina) in her hands is our biggest motivation to get up in the morning and give our best each and every day!
CaboTrek was founded by Philipp Moser, a true world trekker who has lived and worked in many exotic locations such as Thailand, Nigeria, and different parts of Central America. He’s a professional and energetic Austrian entrepreneur with lots of passion for the ocean and the environment. He first came to Cabo in 2011 for a planned “short period of time”, but amazed with the surrounding natural beauty, decided to make it his permanent home. For this reason he created CaboTrek. Supported by an incredible team of incredible people who share his same vision, passion, and enthusiasm for the oceans and great outdoors.