If you put all your fingers and toes together you would still not be able to add up to how many years ago David arrived in Southern Africa. Initially he trained and worked as a commercial pilot in the Eastern Cape before moving north to Namibia. Here he was lucky enough to meet his future wife &…

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Role: Managing Director - The Big Bad Boss

Charlotte first arrived in Namibia from the UK in 1997 shortly after completing her degree in Environmental Science. She worked for a while on a guest farm west of Okahandja, and a bird rehabilitation centre outside Windhoek. After meeting David a few months later, they moved together to Maun, Botswana….

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Margo joined the ATI Holidays team in April 2011 in the newly created position of marketing manager.

Margo was born into conservation and tourism in Namibia, spending her formative years living in various National Parks around the country, including Etosha where her parents worked for nature conservation in the rest camps….

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Corinna, who is a fully fledged Namibian-German, joined the ATI team in April 2013. Growing up she spent a lot of time on her grandfather’s farm surrounded by about 250 horses – this ‘country estate’ is now known as Midgard.

This love for all things equestrian resulted in Corinna competing in horse riding events and she has represented Namibia in both show-jumping and equitation (no,…

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Sandra came to ATI Holidays back in 2014, after almost a decade at Wilderness Safaris. She brought with her a vast wealth of knowledge and a tangible passion for travel and the environment. She was born in Germany but moved to Namibia with her parents when she was three years old….

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Cameron joined the team in December 2015 and holds a bachelor’s degree in Tourism Management as well as a Master’s Degree in Business. Cameron was a typical teenager but has absolutely come into his own, which has surprised him more than anyone else! He has spent time travelling in both Namibia and South Africa,…

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Michelle was born and raised right here in Namibia; after finishing high school she studied tourism at what is now known as NUST (Namibian University of Science and Technology). She fell in love with the industry and enjoyed the fact that she could assist in planning the perfect holiday or honeymoon,

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Megan joined the team as Charlotte’s right hand woman in February 2014 and quickly learned the ropes. Megan is another one of our South African imports but moved to Namibia after finishing her university degree. She is currently doing her Honours degree in Business Administration. This is her first foray into tourism and she is still smiling and telling the two office dogs off for drinking out of the fish pond….

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We are privileged to offer the exclusive concierge travel services of National Geographic TV presenter Hayden Turner within our portfolio. Hayden works with us to personally accompany privately guided safaris, exclusive escapes and expeditions for the discerning traveller. Hayden’s wealth of experience and attention to detail, coupled with his extensive knowledge of African habitats and the weird and wonderful creatures which thrive here,…

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Role: Specialist Safari Guide

Vanasha was born in South Africa and grew up in New Zealand which meant that she grew up travelling and experiencing many different places. When she finished school she studied at The International Travel and Tourism college, and decided to travel back to her ‘motherland’ when she graduated.

This was when her pioneering spirit ‘discovered’ Namibia while visiting for a couple of weeks,

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Role: Administrative Manager

Martin was born in the tourism capital of Southern Africa, Victoria Falls, and first came to Namibia as a university student in 1999. Here he started working for the Big Five Arts and Crafts Shop where he discovered a love for meeting people from different countries and cultures.

After a stint at Europcar,…

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Freddy is another one of our chauffeur drivers, he was born in the capital city of Windhoek and completed his high school education in the southern ‘metropolis’ of Keetmanshoop.

Straight after high school Freddy left the arid, desert landscapes of Namibia for the comparatively chillier climes of Canada,…

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Role: Chauffeur Driver

Lucas comes to us from the small town of Rundu, where he was born and completed his secondary education. From high school he joined Namib Sky Balloon Safaris as a driver, and then joined the in-house training team as a nature guide; he spent a year here before he moved to what was then known as CC Africa (AndBeyond) as a trainee field ranger….

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Role: Chauffeur Driver

Juliet comes to us from the northern mining town of Tsumeb, via Omaruru and Windhoek where she moved after high school to explore better opportunities.  Juliet works from Wednesday to Sunday, assisting Vanasha with the client documentation and information.  She also handles client briefings and meet and greets.

Juliet is in her final year of studies at the moment,…

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Role: Administrative Assistant

When David and Charlotte decided it was time for more children, they turned to the SPCA and brought home an adorable blonde Labrador cross puppy; the other dog ended up in the car by mistake.

Subsequently, it has emerged that Tali is part Labrador, part horse; as this eternal teenager is all gangly legs,…

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Role: Cheering Squad and causers of General Mayhem