Our Team 2018-08-02T11:14:06+00:00

MEET THE TEAM

These are the cornerstones of Uitkyk Holidays and the reason our clients keep coming back. Each and every one of us plays an important part in providing tourists with the best experience possible.

Martijn Mellaart

Managing Director

Managing Director / Owner Mr. Mozambique himself – Martijn visited Mozambique in 1992 and “the rest is history”! He soon became the original tourism pioneer and traveled the country from coast to coast, as well as various other countries! Martijn opened the doors of Uitkyk Holidays in April of 1998, branching out into Mozambique Voyages, 4×4 Voyages, and South Africa Voyages – all experts in the industry.

Zandile Nkambule

Senior Consultant

With a B-Tech Degree in Tourism Management Zandy was first introduced in the tourism industry by the MTPA as an Information Officer at KMIA. She joined Uitkyk Holidays in February 2012. Since then she has traveled to Mozambique (Ponta Do Ouro and Maputo), Botswana (Chobe and the Okavango Delta) and Zambia (Livingstone). She loves exceeding clients expectations and therefore having happy clients!

Sinky Malibe

Senior Consultant

Sinky holds a Degree in Tourism Management and has worked at Sudwala Caves as a site guide as part of her experiential training for her Diploma in 2008. She joined the Tour Operating industry in 2010. In 2013, she worked for a local Nelspruit based Travel Agency as a travel consultant. Sinky has seven years’ experience in the Tourism Industry since completing her studies and she enjoys the challenges of the industry.

Zethu Ntshangase

Consultant

Zethu decided to join the Travel industry right after completing her tertiary qualification at Tshwane University of technology. She started at Dana Travel Agency as an intern, where she arranged accommodation, car rental, flight bookings, selling travel insurances and preparing Visa applications for clients. She joined the Uitkyk team as a Consultant for Namibia & Botswana 4×4 self-drive tours in August 2016.

Tessa Potgieter

Senior Consultant

After obtaining a degree in Tourism Management, Tessa got her start in the travel industry at a Private Game Lodge in South Africa. She then moved on to Mozambique Voyages in 2008. She enjoys arranging vacations to Mozambique because it is such an exquisite country with lovely and friendly people. Tessa would like to share with the rest of the world the joy, history and culture of Mozambique.

Bongi Moropane

Creditors Klerk

A Senior Bookkeeper at Uitkyk Holidays for 2 years and counting. Bongi is a very punctual person, meticulous when it comes to her numbers and she loves challenges. Working with her is a pleasure as she is always friendly, inspiring laughter, professional and a joy to have in the office. Making mistakes is out of the question for Bongi – she’s very precise and she takes great pride in her work.

Thabo Mabuza

Office Manager

Thabo has been with Uitkyk since 2015, making sure everything runs as smooth as possible. He has a diploma in IT and Business Management, but his knowledge stretches much further.

Sibi Mathebula

Systems Assistant

With a national diploma in Tourism Management, Sibi has worked at the MTPA as an intern, as a tour guide at Sudwala Caves, and a receptionist at Hippo Hollow Country Estate.

Mieke Jordaan

Systems Manager

A geek of sorts and bashful but adventurous; her love for the tourism industry was fueled in 2007 and blossomed again at Uitkyk in 2017. Mieke keeps Uitkyk’s systems up and running.

Monika Radics

Operations Manager

As far as possible, Monika lends a hand to anyone who needs it and follows up on all administrative, as well as operations goings-on at Uitkyk Holidays. Being as busy as possible is what drives her.