MEET THE TEAM

Founded in 1983, Egoli African Destinations is one of the leading tour operators in Southern Africa.

We are an owner managed company based in Cape Town and Johannesburg, combining almost 100 years of combined experience with a creative team of professionals.

Our specialists will add their personal touch to make sure you have an unforgettable and individual journey. Long term sustainable partnerships with local suppliers enable us to offer you extraordinary tours at a competitive price that you will find nowhere else.

Our goal is to present you with a unique journey to the most beautiful parts of the world and make sure you’ll always want to return.

Management Team

Astrid Popken

Austrian born Astrid Popken lived all over the world before finally settling for South Africa. From her new home she has explored the entire continent and combines her professional background in business and marketing with her love for different cultures and people.

Manager - Johannesburg
Astrid Popken
Heidi Brown-Koelble

Heidi Brown-Koelble founded Egoli in 1983 in Johannesburg and moved the company to the heart of Cape Town in 2000. She has a unique passion for southern Africa, has travelled all over the continent and even after decades works tirelessly on creating the best travel experience possible.

Managing Owner - Cape Town
Heidi Brown-Koelble

Born in Germany, Oliver Weber moved to South Africa in 1985. He is especially fascinated with the natural beauty of southern Africa and is dedicated to sharing his love for Africa’s most spectacular places.

Manager - Cape Town
Oliver Weber
Oliver Weber

Tour Consulting Team

Carmen Scultetus
Head Office - Cape Town
Carmen Scultetus
Bianca Harck
Head Office - Cape Town
Bianca Harck
Manager - Berlin
Oskar Brown
Oskar Brown
Maika Lübbert
Head Office - Cape Town
Maika Lübbert
Ryan Fuller
Berlin - Germany
Ryan Fuller

Accounts & Admin Team

Mechele van Wyk
Head Office - Cape Town
Mechele van Wyk
Gillian Engelbrecht
Head Office - Cape Town
Gillian Engelbrecht
Nicole Clark
Head Office - Cape Town
Nicole Clark

Our entire team is happy to help you with all your travel needs.