Africa Expert Game For New Challenge

Safari specialist tour operator, The Zambezi Safari and Travel Company (www.zambezi.com) has a new member in the pack, accomplished Africa consultant, Jonny Humphreys.

With 18 years experience specialising in tailor-making luxury safari holidays to Africa and Indian Ocean islands, Jonny is a welcome addition to the team, largely born and bred Africans with a wealth of expertise.  He is based in Great Carlton, Lincolnshire, from where he will operate a satellite office.

Born in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania and brought up in Kenya until he moved to England for schooling, Jonny has worked in the safari industry since 1994.  Prior to joining Zambezi he worked with other prestigious safari operators including Safari Consultants and Visions of Africa, making his mark at Hartley’s Safaris where he ran the UK sales office.

He has travelled extensively to Kenya, Tanzania, Botswana, Zambia, South Africa, Namibia and the Indian Ocean Islands, spending holidays during his childhood visiting safari hotels and lodges in Kenya with his hotelier father.

Welcoming Jonny to the team, Managing Director, John Berry said: “Jonny is a great addition to our family and his wealth of expertise will complement our existing line-up beautifully.  We’re looking forward to moving on to even bigger and better things with his support.”

Commenting on his new role, Jonny said: “I’m excited to be joining a company with its roots so firmly embedded in Africa and will enjoy sharing my favourite safari spots with Zambezi clients old and new.”