• Leah-Mwihaki -Reservations-Advantage-East-AfricaReservations

      Nature Obsessed – Leah is passionate about nature and about wildlife. Leah loves to travel in order to get her fix of the ‘real’ Africa.

      Life in General - Leah was born in Mombasa but relocated to Nairobi with her family where she was brought up and educated. In her teen years she developed an amazing interest in wildlife which encouraged her to travel throughout Eastern Africa.

      Life in Travel – Leah began her love of all things travel in 2005 when she attended Nairobi Institute of Business Studies to achieve an advance diploma in tourism management, travel, hotel and business studies. She then began her work in travel in January 2007, since she was worked for travel & touring companies and a 5 *hotel chain (The Hilton) before landing the position of Reservations Manager with ADVANTAGE East Africa.
    • Harriet NyumbuInternal Accountant
      The Accountant – I am passionate about crunching numbers!!

      Life in General - I was brought up in the sugar belt region of Bungoma, the Western Kenya region, though l went to school in Nairobi where l am currently based.

      Life in Travel – I have worked inthe tourism industry for 8 years, providing revenue collection and ticketing services to the greater Mara and county councils.


    • Roger SylvesterNon Executive Director

      The Laughing Travel Agent – Roger’s advise is just don’t take anything too seriously....work hard, laugh a lot and keep your friends close.

      Life in General – I was brought up in Kisii and went to school in Kericho and Nairobi. Afterwards, I went to College in Dundee and ended up as a croupier for a year before retuning to Kenya for my career in tourism.

      Life in Travel – In 1973 I joined Southern Cross Safaris. After my stint in Nairobi, I ventured out into the ‘bush’, where I lived on Ol Pejeta working for Adnan Kashaoggi for 8 years,  then Universal Safari Tours for 5 years, Block Hotels for 6 years and owned Bunson Travel Service until 2008. It’s all been in travel...and loved every  minute of it !!!


    • The Cool Reservations Officer – Mary is cool and polite but always ready to attend to your reservation requests.

      Life in General – Mary was born in Bungoma, Western part of Kenya. She grew up here until she was 12 when her family relocated to Kitale. After her secondary education she took a diploma course in Tour Guiding and Administration at Air Travel and Related Studies Centre in Nairobi.

      Life in Travel – Mary started her first job in travel in July 2007 with Gamewatchers Safaris one of the biggest tour companies in Kenya. She left the company after 3 years of experience and worked with other hotels as a marketer before securing a reservations officer’s job with Advantage East Africa.

  • In Brief …..

    AEA takes pride in being the first service company to offer the ‘complete package’ to lodges, hotels, camps in Eastern Africa.
    We, at AEA provide the following services:

    Marketing -

    We offer complete worldwide sales and marketing assistance or marketing opportunities within Eastern Africa alone….
    Reservations - We do not charge a monthly fee to carry out your reservations as we rely on our own marketing efforts. We use ResRequest online reservation system for the best service possible.

    Procurement -

    We currently offer a Boutique Procurement service, and are interested in carrying our complete lodge procurement by mid 2012.
    Design - Interior and Structural Design. We work with four of Eastern Africa’s most highly respected professionals.
    Training - Kenya’s most highly respected chef will come to your kitchen and train your staff and advise how to plan your menus. We offer all other Staff Training.
  • Reservation Enquiries:

    Sales & Reservations:
    Personal mobile: +254 (0) 733 222420
    Office mobile: +254 (0) 717 296390
    Office landline / fax: +254 (0) 20 3882868
    P. O. Box 1460, Karen – 00502, Nairobi, Kenya
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    Skype: ReservationsAEA

    Marketing Enquiries:

    Personal mobile: +254 (0) 733 747555
    Office mobile: +254 (0) 717 296390 / +254 (0) 733 222420
    Office landline / fax: +254 (0) 20 3882868
    P. O. Box 1460, Karen – 00502, Nairobi, Kenya
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