Francisco “Paco” Montaner
Captain Francisco “Paco” Montaner was born and raised on the eastern coast of Puerto Rico. Captain Paco, as most know him, has been sailing the Caribbean waters from an early age. Having worked in almost every aspect, Paco now holds a solid grasp over many concepts within the maritime industry.
Paco began performing offshore crossings in his early 20’s and has
never stopped. He is known to have sailed over 50,000 miles over the last decades and in 2018 had the opportunity to Captain a 171 foot, three mast tall schooner which granted him one of the most fulfilling and fun experiences in his career. As a graduate from the University of South Florida he continues to upgrade his nautical skills at institutions like The Maritime Professional Training Institute of Florida.
Captain Paco has been involved in many liveaboard charters in the USVI, BVI, Bahamas, Mexico and New England. As a result of his vast experience, Paco can understand and work with the expectations of any client who wants to pursue their dream of being out on the water. Now, having experience from fishing and sailing to fiberglass construction, sail and canvas sewing, sailboat rigging and even tugboats and barges, Captain Paco has solidified his knowledge within the industry.
As a broker with TMC, Captain Paco wants to pull from his depth of understanding to assist clientele with both buying and selling a catamaran in addition to dockage in Puerto Rico and the surrounding areas. If you are around Puerto Rico and want to utilize his wealth of knowledge, give Captain Paco a call at +1 787-379-7348.