Our Team

Founders of Martin Meyer Safaris

Martin Meyer

Martin Meyer

Owner/Founder

Martin is a professional guide and pan African specialist with extensive experience in leading safaris throughout Southern and East Africa. He is knowledgeable about all aspects of Southern Africa’s natural history and cultures.

An accomplished guide and photographer, Martin leads privately guided safaris to many of the spectacular safari destinations Africa has to showcase. His expertise culminates from years of experience working, travelling and living on the majestic African continent.

Nicole Meyer

Nicole Meyer

Co-Founder/Marketing Director

Nicole Meyer was born in Holland but lived and worked in Columbia, Turkey, Venezuela, Singapore, France, England and Germany before settling in South Africa. Trained in hotel management, she is also a internationally accredited yoga instructor and has worked as a massage therapist and is the cornerstone of our wellness safaris.

Nicole is dedicated to responsible tourism and her broad global experience is an asset to our international clientele.

Pro Guides

Richard Visser

Richard Visser

Private Safari Guide

Born and raised in Cape Town, Richard has always had a passion for the bush. A competitive horse rider for 17 years, he spent as much time in the bush as he could.

Richard has been professional safari guide for more than ten years at various lodges and game reserver around South Africa as well as East Africa. He loves travelling and discovering the unique experiences that each destination has to offer.

Johann Lombard

Johann Lombard

Private Safari Guide

With over 27 years’ experience in eco-tourism, conservation and teaching environments, specialising in Dangerous Game and Natural Sciences, Johann has come to know the beautiful yet raw reality of life.

When not completely absorbed in the bush, Johann is submerged in the Big Blue. Through the lens of his camera, he observe the absolute perfections of nature, humbly in awe of the magnificence and intricacies of each eco-system.

Destination Experts

Mariana Serfontein

Mariana Serfontein

Operations Manageress

Nico Pretorious

Nico Pretorious

Retail Manager

Ronel Engelbrecht

Ronel Engelbrecht

Destination Expert

Marketing & Support

Joe Pietersen

Joe Pietersen

International Conservation & Media Liason

Joe is a rugby professional with a love for the African bush. Joe shares Martin’s love of African travel and will often be found as a back up member on one of Martins expeditions.

A WildAid ambassador with 5 years of involvements in conservation projects in rhino conservation. As Martin’s Co-Founder in Nkombe Rhino, their aim is the continued support of their APU.

David Brown

David Brown

Digital Marketing Strategist

David Brown is a digital marketing strategist providing online marketing specifically tailored to African safari lodges, camps and tour operators.

His experience managing an African safari lodge and specialisation in online marketing for the safari industry allows hime to understand the needs of safari operators and provide online marketing that engages guests and drives bookings.

Start Planning Your African Safari

Mariana Serfontein

Destination Expert

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