Alexey Mikhin started diving in 1994 and became an instructor in 2001. From early on he dreamed about CCR diving but first had the chance to get started with CCR’s in 2006 and immediately fell for this type of diving. Alexey discovered IART completed all levels of CCR training, becoming an instructor in 2007. Alexey now has a large collection of rebreathers. Alexey also runs a wholesale diving company “DiveIndustry” in Moscow since 2002. DiveIndustry is a
Alessandro Verna started his diving activities in 1993 at the age of 16 and as soon as he bought an existing sport shop, he dedicated a large space within this store for scuba diving equipments sales and also founded his own diving school in 2001.
After some years passed between selling gear and scuba diving activities, he started to focus much more his time in developing new market strategies for diving equipment manufacturers, becoming an area manager for American Underwater Products in 2010.