Monique Bester

Monique started off in the MICE industry in South Africa in 1998. During this time she was at the head of operations for two prestigious DMC / MICE business for 14 years.  Her passion has always been Operations and Logistics and in 2006 her love for the Sports Event Management industry was born.  During her career she has worked on a number of international sporting events including the Africa Cup of Nations in Egypt, Winter Olympics in both Russia and South Korea, FIFA World Cup in South Africa, Brazil and Russia, FIFA Confed Cup in Brazil and the Summer Olympic Games in London and Brazil. She has travelled the world but her heart remains firmly in South Africa.

Monique’s passion for the MICE industry and South Africa is the key determining factor for her career. Monique’s keen eye for detail, thinking of the bigger picture when it comes to event activations, operations and logistics add value to any event & incentive.

Monique holds a Career Diploma in Travel and Tourism which she obtained in 1996, her career path speaks to her skill and experience.

When she’s not mind mapping an event Monique’s likes to saddle up her mountain bike or just enjoy a glass of good South African wine at home with family and friends