Portfolio is fortunate to have a dedicated and dynamic team who accomplish an unbelievable amount every year serving our member establishments. We’re in Cape Town, Joburg, George and Durban, with international partners based in the UK. Apart from the team below, we also have part-time experts in design, SEO, web and app development working on specific projects through the year.
Ian is a qualified CA who was always going to turn entrepreneur! He has 15 years business experience in various sectors and has modernised and expanded the family publishing business both on-line and with new products. Ian has a vast network in tourism and is also involved in facilitation and developmental work. He spends time away from work fathering his two girls, surfing, mountain-biking and trail-running in the Cape mountains.
James is the creative spark behind Moja, an artist who brings his creativity and flair to tourism and publishing. He’s a UCT graduate in Business Science with 15 years marketing and strategy experience, has done 12 tourism Indabas, and even built a cultural village. He enjoys exploring the African bushveld, travelling the globe and painting in his Joburg studio.
African Synergy represents Portfolio to their extensive network of tour operators, travel agents and the corporate market. Comprising dynamic duo Anke Paterson and Liesel Visagie, African Synergy is passionate about South Africa and committed to enhancing and stimulating tourism. They see themselves as South African ambassadors both locally and abroad; as the bridge between product and client.
Portfolio has an excellent partnership with Africa Collection in the UK.