Meet our team
Cassandra Labuschagne, Head of Group Finance
Born and Bred
Cassandra was born and bred in Johannesburg where she studied Hospitality Management at the University of Johannesburg. In 2011 she moved down to Cape Town and started her journey with Ker & Downey® Africa in 2012.
Highlight of her time at Ker & Downey® Africa
Cassandra’s highlight of her 8 years at the company was being promoted to Head of Group Finance for the Ker & Downey® Africa Group.
Cassandra has worked in the travel industry for more than 10 years and has a special talent for the financial side of tourism. Her career first led her into the catering business, the restaurant industry, hospitality and then finally, tourism.
Cassandra’s favourite destination in Africa
Cassandra has a special love for Namibia.
Cassandra’s Top 3 Recommended Safari Lodges & Hotels
Sanbona Gondwana Lodge, Sanbona Game Reserve
Mount Nelson, Cape Town
Ellerman House Boutique Hotel, Cape Town