Tim is 37 years old and lives in Kenilworth, Cape Town with his wife, Gillian and daughter Ella. Kathrin is 38 years old, lives in Victorskloof, Hout Bay with her husband and three children.
What is your profession and what work do you do? Landscaper, garden service-owner of a landscaping/garden service company.
Where were you trained? UK and South Africa (informal)
Is there something you would like to learn? Photography.
What do you do in your free time? Hiking and Photography.
Do you have a hero, a mentor or somebody you admire? My father, and Nelson Mandela.
Are you currently saving money for something? Not at this point – spend it too fast.
Do you have a dream that cannot be bought by money? No.
What do you think you will be doing in 10 years? Tour guiding on the mountains and some selected landscaping.
Where will you be when you are old? Same place or in the countryside.
What is your favourite food? Beef and Chicken.
Do you have a favorite book? No.
Do you have a favorite movie? The Good, The Bad and The Ugly.
What music is your favorite? Most except ballet and opera.
And what TV-show? CSI and Friends.
What do you like about South Africa? Everything except the crime.
What don’t you like about South Africa? Crime.
What are your hopes for South Africa? To continue on the road we are on and grow into a country the rest of the world aspires to.
Is there anything you would like to say to our Swiss friends and families? I have seen Switzerland and loved every minute of it – If you have not seen South Africa I invite you to come and see for yourself what our land and people are truly all about and DON’T believe everything you read about it (most is over done just to sell a story!).
Thank you, Tim!