Meet the Team

The Volcanoes Family

Gilles Mugabe

Mugabe Gilles is the Head Guide in Rwanda. He grew up near the Ecole D’Art de Nyundo, a well known art school, close to the Volcanoes National Park.

He had a keen interest in fauna and flora, the history and culture of Rwanda and the great lakes region. Gilles has previously worked with the International Gorilla Conservation Programme (IGCP).

He has been involved in tourism and the conservation sector for eight years and is passionate about guiding. His favourite animals are Gorillas, Elephants and Zebras. His hobbies include travelling and football.