Meet the Team

The Volcanoes Family

Simon Cooper

Simon Scoop

Simon was born in the UK and is a Chartered Accountant and worked for the Island Group of Companies for 25 years in the UK and the Bahamas. Simon has been the Finance Director for Volcanoes Safaris since 2014.

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Praveen Moman

Praveen Moman

Founder Volcanoes Safaris Praveen Moman grew up in the wilds of¬†Uganda before the family became refugees to the U.K. After a career in the British Government and the European Union, he founded Volcanoes Safaris in 1997. Volcanoes Safaris has been at the forefront of reviving ecotourism in post-conflict Uganda and Rwanda, centred around four lodges […]

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Kevin James

Kevin James General Manger

Kevin was born and grew up in Dorset, England. In 2007 Kevin graduated with a finance degree before qualifying as a chartered accountant in 2010. He worked for Ernst and Young in the UK before joining VS. Kevin has worked for Volcanoes Safaris and lived in Uganda since 2012, starting as the Finance Controller and […]

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