Joe Falter has been appointed CEO of Jumia Travel following the departure of Paul Midy.

Falter, who is CEO and Founder of Jumia Food, Jumia Travel’s sister company, will take on the responsibility of strengthening the company’s operations. 

He was previously a Management Consultant at McKinsey in London, and has worked at large companies in Europe and Africa.

Premier Hotels and Resorts recently appointed Christa Badenhorst as its new Marketing Manager.

Badenhorst has 25 years’ experience in public relations, marketing, and events management within the hospitality industry.

He started his career at the South African Broadcasting Company and then went on to work at various companies in South Africa and Dubai.

Malcolm Baxter will take up the position of General Manager of the Garden Route Game Lodge at the end of September, after departing Bushmans Kloof Wilderness Reserve, where he spent the last eight years as Food and Beverage and General Operations Manager.

Selous Safari Company has appointed Anita Powell, Owner of Small World Marketing, as its UK Public Relations representative.