Kim Patrikios

Founder & CEO

Kim has been working in the tourism industry for the past 9 years, coming from an extensive career in marketing and sales. Her career started with working for Lufthansa in Cape Town while she studied her BCOMM degree through UNISA. She then moved into working in corporate for years, taking gaps in between to travel and work around the globe.

Her love and passion for Africa, as well as travelling, brought her back to Johannesburg, South Africa, to start her own business – Sun and Safari.

kim sun and safari

A love and passion for Africa & travelling!


Gill Davel

Cape Town Client Relationship Manager

Gill holds a Business Science degree with Honours in Marketing from UCT and has had a colourful career. For 16 years she has worked in marketing and digital design, taking 3 of those years to travel and work abroad in countries such as USA, Thailand and Norway. After graduating, Gill worked for a local hospitality training startup, doing everything from sales and marketing to training, which has since gone global. Beyond that Gill worked for 2 years for the Cape Epic on the marketing team and as the international media host. She has travelled extensively in Southern Africa, Europe, Asia and America. Gill is also a qualified PADI Divemaster as well as a STOTT Pilates Instructor, which she loves to do in her spare time.