Abdulla Rameez (Abbo)

Director and PADI Dive Instructor

Abbo has more than 6,000 dives.

He can teach in English and Dhivehi. Speciality instructor:

  • Master Scube Diver Trainer
  • Drift Dive
  • Wreck Dive
  • Deep Dive
  • photography 
  • Peak performance bouyancy
  • Nitrox

Pablo Oliva Munoz 

Director and PADI Dive Instructor

Pablo has more than 4,000 dives.
He can teach in English, Spanish and Italian. 

Speciality instructor:
  • Master Scube Diver Trainer
  • Cave Diving
  • Wreck Dive
  • Deep Dive
  • Night Dive
  • photography 
  • Nitrox

Alex Shahute 

PADI Dive Instructor

Alex is one of our best dive instructors and he have many hours of diving experience.  

Speciality instructor:
Cave Diving
Wreck Dive
Deep Dive
Night Dive


Boat Crew / Ass. Captain

Faruhaadh have a great deal of experience in managing Dive equipment and running the dive boat. He has more than 10 years in this field. 

He speaks English, Dhiveihi, Bangla and Hindhi. 


Boat Captain

Gafoor have more than 20 years of experience and have a high level of skill in  his field. 

He speaks English and Dhiveihi. 

Reehaan Shaheed

Manta Divers Dive Instructor

Reehaan is one of our very passionate instructors who loves the ocean and diving. He will always take care you all guests in a dive.


He speaks English and Dhivehi.


Manta Divers Dive Instructor

Eddie is the newest member of our Manta Divers family. Eddie do have much experience and will help you in any situation.

He speaks English and Dhivehi.

Meet the staff

Manta Dives was founded by Pablo Oliva and Abdulla Rameez (Abbo). They turned their passion into their profession and fulfilled a dream of a lifetime by opening their own Dive Centre in the South Male Atoll.

With over 10,000 dives experience between them, they are eager to share their passion with their guests and to offer them an unforgettable experience and a lifetime adventure. Always happy to go the extra mile, both Pablo and Abbo have guided, trained and accompanied a lot of divers on their journey.

You will find the Manta Divers team professional, experienced, friendly and helpful, catering to your individual needs while not compromising on safety standards.

Diving regulations in the Maldives are extremely stringent, with the maximum depth for diving being 30 meters.