The divers themselves come from different organizations and units including: Anti Terrorist Police Unit, Navy Seals, Commercial Divers, Marine Biologists, Scuba Instructors, World Champion Free-divers etc.
The team itself is closely chosen and led by GUWAA President Kristijan Curavic, who is himself a professional diver since 1994., educated in Norwegian School of Commercial Diving in Fagerstrand, near Oslo. He is a former world record holder in extreme free diving under ice and the first man in history to free dive at the North Pole and set a world record in free diving by 51 meter.
One of the Unit’s members is Francois Sarano, a professional diver, with doctorate in oceanography. He is most famous for being the right hand of the legendary Jacques Yves Cousteau. He was a part of the Calypso expeditions, and is the author of many documentaries.