Ultimate Safaris welcomes Birgit Bekker

In the constant quest to locate the most passionate and experienced leaders in the Namibian tourism industry, Ultimate Safaris is proud and delighted to announce the appointment of Birgit Bekker to the Ultimate tribe. Birgit has been appointed as Sales Director and will be heading the Ultimate sales dream team. She will also be actively involved on a marketing front, and brings with her unprecedented industry expertise, which will no doubt elevate Ultimate Safaris to the next level in terms of service and quality.

Birgit is a fourth generation Namibian and has worked in the Namibian tourism sector for nearly two decades. After completing her studies in Travel and Tourism, she joined Wilderness Safaris 17 years ago, growing with the company from its infancy to one of the leaders in the industry. Birgit most recently held the position of Sales Manager for Wilderness Safaris in Namibia. She has travelled to more than 400 lodges, camps and hotel in the region, and is one of the most passionate Namibians in the industry.

Birgit is well-known in the UK, North American, South African and selected European trade markets, and will continue to work with those markets closely, assisting with the planning and executing of the perfect Namibian experience for which she is well-known. Birgit can be reached at birgit@ultimatesafaris.na and will be spending the next month or so delving into the engine room of Ultimate Safaris, acquainting herself with the new challenges that lie ahead.