Zimbabwean born Eric Murahwa graduated in Hospitality Management from the International Hotel School Durban. He relocated to South Africa and started his career at Hotel Izulu as a Receptionist, before he was promoted to Duty Manager. To gain further experience he then took up a position at The Oyster Box Hotel, first as Front Office Shift Leader and Front Office Supervisor. This was followed by a stint as Customer Relations Manager and Operations Manager at a sports gear company. Returning to his passion for the luxury travel industry he was appointed by Thanda Safari Private Game Reserve as Relief Lodge Manager and Rooms Division Manager, before he was employed as Hotel Operations Manager and Assistant GM at De Hoek Country Hotel.
He has a passion for wildlife and conservation and to further his experience he worked in East Africa Kenya. Eric is quite excited about returning to his home country, Zimbabwe to use the experience he has gained over the 15 years he has been out of the country.
The properties he has worked for are part of the Leading Hotels of the World, Red Carnation Group, PMR Hospitality, Asilia Africa, and Relais Chatteau.