To describe Alex as a citizen of the world would be absolutely true: he speaks four languages fluently and he’s lived in Italy, Morocco, South Africa, Australia, Namibia, and Zimbabwe. To say that his heart belongs in the African bush would be an understatement.

His career reads like a typical 18th Century explorer’s path, complete with overland safaris into the remote and wild corners of Africa at the age of 17, obtaining FGASA Level 1 at the age of 19, working with world famous conservationists like Lawrence Anthony (the so-called “elephant whisperer”) and trekking 17 000 km from East to West in Australia, before moving back to Africa.

After obtaining his professional guide qualification in Zimbabwe in 2016, he and his wife, Marie, have found a way to pursue their passion and to capture and share the power and the beauty of the wild with others.


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