Johan van Zyl, Senior Vice President
Previously operating as a partner for Classical Movements in South Africa, Johan van Zyl joined the company, officially, at the beginning of 2010. A member of CM’s senior management, Johan has vast experience planning and implementing various types of tours and wildlife safaris in southern Africa, including with his own destination management company in South Africa. A specialist tour director, too, he’s managed concert tours for orchestras and choirs, arranging collaborations and outreach with diverse groups and facilitating cultural exchanges of all kinds across many countries. Johan also has specialized training and extensive experience in the safety and security of events, groups and individuals. He’s traveled to five continents, and in addition to his native Afrikaans, Johan speaks fluent English, as well as some Dutch, German and Sotho. He loves nature, wildlife, golf, music and long-distance running.