In 1994, Nelson Mandela took his final step in the Long Walk to Freedom and became the first democratically-elected President of South Africa. Tourism Corporation Africa (TCA) is the Original post-1994 celebrating the diversity, freedom and cultural wisdom found across the African continent.


Tourism Corporation Africa (TCA) is a multi-national company with a head office in Cape Town and operations in London and New York. The TCA team collectively boasts more than 51 years of sales and marketing experience providing expert knowledge to its client portfolio.


Our indelible presence on the continent offers Platinum Standard attention on every step of your journey. Experience Africa at her best. From Mozambique to Botswana, Tanzania, Namibia and of course, South Africa, we connect discerning travellers with hand-picked, privately owned properties. Each is driven by a team dedicated to creating unforgettable memories and uplifting communities while conserving the environment for future generations.


Since 1994, Andrew Shapland, a.k.a. ‘The Roving Ambassador’, has been connecting discerning clients to a world of exclusive travel and creating the most distinguished experiences on the African continent.




Aneshree Archary 

Head of Department, Projects and Programmes at the Multichoice Group

Aneshree Murugasa-Archary holds an MBA, BComm Honours and B Tech degree in Information Technology. After spending many years in various government and corporate...

John Smith 

President & Owner, Tower

Travel Management

A 34-year travel industry veteran, John Smith owns Tower Travel Management, a travel management company headquartered in Clarendon Hills, Illinois with sales over $100 million...

Doreen Smith 

Senior Travel Advisor, Tower

Travel Management


A travel industry veteran since 1981, Doreen Smith has worked at American Airlines, IVI Travel Management and Tower Travel Management. Focusing on operational management...

Stefan Leroux



He is a Snr  Partner at Glyn Marais Inc. One of South Africa’s most prestigious under the radar law firms, designed for Private Wealth Clients...

Potlako Gasennelwe

Chief Executive Officer,

PG Interiors 


Potlako Gasennelwe holds a BA Interior Architecture (cum laude) from the American International University in London and a Master of Science in Built Environment and Engineering...




Andrew Shapland

Founder & CEO

Andrew Shapland is the Roving Ambassador. He is the driving force of TCA and spearheaded its establishment in 1993. He is a subject matter expert and leading specialist of strategic sales...

Susan Stevens

PA/Administration and

Accounts Manager

For 50 years Susan has been taking care of the back end of successful businesses and she very capably looks after the nuts and bolts of Tourism Corporation Africa’s

daily admin... 

Collin Kemp

Graphic & Web Designer

Collin is a specialised professional in

web development, digital and graphic design, web design, web, and mobile user interface, interaction design, video

editing, and motion graphics.... 


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