Phil Minaar

Park Manager

Park Management

Originally trained as a Commercial Pilot with over 7,500 hours as a Bush Pilot, flying in the Okavango Delta, Eastern Caprivi and Zambia, his most valued asset is his incredible knowledge of sustainable utilisation of the Zambian natural resources through community involvement and participation. He has worked as a Game Ranch Consultant and an Ecologist, his love for the Bangweulu swamps earned him a seat on the Bangweulu Wetland Management Board for eight years as a Director before joining African Parks as the Bangweulu Commercial Development Manager and now Park Manager.