The Team

Koos Pienaar | Big Game Professional Hunter

Your professional hunter plays a major role in your African Adventure. His extensive hunting experience will ensure that you will obtain the best trophies in an ethical way and make your safari the experience of a lifetime.

Koos Pienaar was born in 1952, grew up on a farm and has started hunting at the age of five (5). Tracking and hunting became his lifestyle and passion. Later on he became one of the most competent and respected trackers in the country and is widely acknowledged as a fundi on tracking – really one of the best you can find.

He took up professional hunting in 1987. He has built up the numbers of game on his land from zero to hundreds in different species.He was awarded honorary conservationist by the Ministry of Environment and Tourism in 1995 already.With his excellent knowledge of ecology, the ecosystem and animal behaviour, he can explain the ways of the wild in a simple and understandable way to anybody.

He hunted the Big Game concessions in northern Namibia since 1994. With his patient nature he can guide old and young, newcomers as well as experienced hunters for the experience of a lifetime.

James Chapman | Hunting Guide & Management

James is a registered hunting guide, as well as a cattle rancher enjoying Beefmaster breeding the Lasater way.After completion of the degree in in Commerce at Stellenbosch University, he also got involved in some other businesses in non-executive as well as managerial positions.

Christine Chapman - Safari Co-ordinator & Staff Training

Christine has a degree in Psychology and Biokinetics (University Stellenbosch S.A.) and her love for the African bush as well as her passion for European-African cuisine makes her the perfect hostess in the hunting industry.

She is the Safari co-ordinator and the training to the camp staff is her responsibility. Christine is also responsible for support services. She is the mother of 4 sons, Philip, Carel, Chappie and Christian. 

Kobus Pienaar - Professional Hunter

Kobus is the son of Koos Pienaar. Kobus is a qualified professional hunter with a vast amount of experience in the hunting and tourism industry. Kobus is married to Cheryll and they own a guest house. Kobus is also one of Namibia’s most well known tour guides. He is a qualified and registered master tour guide. He completed numerous courses on wildlife, guiding, tracking, and many more in his career as a tour guide. His career started in 1999 as a 4 x 4 safari guide with Uri Adventures. He specialized in camping trips, dune driving adventures and other 4 x 4 trips throughout Southern Africa. During his six years at Wilderness Safaris he worked as an up-market camp and lodge manager. He was a specialist tour guide focusing on birding, camping, photographic and film safaris. 

Alexinah and Jerry Muadinohamba

Alexinah and Jerry Muadinohamba, well known to Namibians, joined the Huntafrica Namibia Team in 2010. Alexinah is known for her training and expertise in health services. Jerry, a real leader, is well known in business circles. They play an important role in the Social Responsibility Programme of Huntafrica Namibia. 

Other Staff

Huntafrica employs a further 10 people who serves as trackers, skinners, chefs, drivers and camp attendants. These people are very talented and play an important role in the success of Huntafrica Namibia.

Bushmen (Barakwena) trackers will assist with the hunting big game, they are well known for their exceptional skills in the bush.