About

Meet the Ker & Downey® Africa team

Meet Emma

Emma is a passionate travel designer who is dedicated to detail and service. By working with Emma it will mean finding a travel partner who will give an in-depth consultation to truly get to know you and your interests.

Meet Sarah

Sarah is potentially our most epic adventurer. If there’s something adrenaline pumping, she’s done it or planning to do it. Sarah’s a world travelling adventurer that’s all about the experience and the ride.

Meet Johanna

Johanna is a positive and hardworking member of our German division. Being both well travelled and a people’s person Johanna puts together incredible trips for her German clients.

Meet Patrick

Patrick is one of our most experienced LuxVenture® Designers. Working in the German division, Patrick creates and delivers five star FIT experiences to primarily South Africa.

Meet Lee

Lee Kelsall is our CEO, although he prefers the title Chief Adventure Officer internally – the perfect illustration for the strategy and direction he is currently enabling Ker & Downey® Africa to pursue and perfect in the age old safari industry.

Meet Marcelo

The Managing Director of Ker & Downey® Africa DMC has over 15 years of experience operating as a product, operations and training manager within the luxury tour operators in São Paulo, Brazil.

Meet Paulo

Paulo is one of our most mysterious adventurists. Think of a place, and he’s been there. He is the guy who takes our client’s up Lion’s Head in his free time and rides the streets of Cape Town on his long board. Having planned world class experiences for South American clients, if you’re looking for the adventure, he’s the guy to help you plan your trip.