Mike Kirkland



Mike is a third generation Kenyan, he takes a personal interest in the planning through to the completion of every safari tour. Mike has been is the safari business for the majority of his life time and knows the industry inside and out.

Mike started off in the business operating one vehicle, taking clients on safaris all over Kenya. He understands everyone’s role within Southern Cross as he has worked from the bottom to the top of the organisation.

He is the Chairman of Southern Cross Safaris, Satao Elerai and Satao Camp in Kenya and Bench Africa in Australia.