Anton was born and grew up at the small village in Lombok, where he was immersed in island culture and the ocean surrounding him.
His diving carrier began in 1993 on the Gili islands, a popular tourist destination North West of Lombok. His initial training was in oxygen tank maintenance, logistics, driving boats and equipment services. These responsibilities have allowed him to make safety the top priority in dives.
He has been scuba diving since he was a young man, finding his love and vocation for it since his first dive in Lombok. He has worked as a PADI professional Dive Master since 1998. And as a PADI Dive Instructor since 2004.
Progressing from land base diving, his expertise as a professional dive guide expanded to open ocean dives, working on boats operating all over Indonesian waters such as Komodo, Sumbawa, Alor, Maluku, Sulawesi and Raja Ampat, Papua. He has met and exchanged experiences and technical advice from divers from all over the world, including many top underwater photographers and journalists.
Anton has become a well-known dive guide in Indonesia. He is enthusiastic about client safety and rewarding dives. Clients who dive with Anton receive his complete attention to safety, knowledge of the ocean, fish species and making dives unforgettable.