Michelle grew up in Cape Town and attended Wynberg Girls High School. Michelle went onto study digital design at Concept Interactive and branched into Front-end web design.
In 2017 Michelle joined Sable International’s Marketing team as a Front-end web developer.
In her free time, she enjoys being outdoors, reading, spending time with family and friends and is a running fanatic.
Sean grew up in the Eastern Cape, South Africa. He graduated from Rhodes University in 2008, after which he completed his BA (Hons) in Journalism and Media Studies, with a specialisation in digital media and technology at the University of the Witwatersrand.
After several years of working in the media industry, Sean found the perfect focus for his skills in the digital marketing field. He leads Sable International's digital marketing efforts and strategy, with a strong focus on quality content and exceptional user experience.
In his free time, he enjoys being outdoors, exercising and studying.
Marilie qualified as a Chartered Accountant in 1998, after which she worked at Deloitte & Touche in Cape Town, London and Brussels.
After returning to Cape Town in 2003, she fulfilled the role of Finance Director for South African operations at Panalux until she joined Sable International in 2008.
Marilie describes herself as meticulous, fair, committed and lucky. She loves rules and reasoning. She taught herself to read at age five and has not stopped. She is also a closet chef with a deep love for gnocchi.
In her position as HR Manager of Sable International, Kendal is an integral part of the support team. She is ambitious, empathetic and strives to create a culture of motivated employees who will provide expert support to all Sable International clients.
She has been with Sable International for several years, over which time she has built up invaluable HR generalist experience. With an undergraduate degree in Organisational Psychology and an honours in Change Management from the University of Cape Town, she leads on HR policy, strategy, and employee support in all divisions and countries within the Sable International portfolio.
She is adventurous and has travelled widely. She ranks exploring different countries and cultures as one of the best ways to expand her knowledge.
Leanne was born in Cape Town and had an interesting upbringing travelling around South Africa. After working for Standard Bank for six years, she moved to London and gained international experience. Returning to South Africa, she started her career at Sable International as a Tax Refunds administrator.
She has worked across various departments in the company, honing her customer service skills and eventually becoming the Customer Service Manager. In her role, Leanne ensures that every staff member upholds and adheres to our exceptional customer service standards. She also project manages the IT development team.
Outside of work, Leanne enjoys reading, pursuing artistic endeavours and spending time with family and friends.
Tallulah started her professional career as an IT journalist for business technology media company, ITWeb. Part of her role involved Twitter reporting from events, which is how she discovered her passion for social media. She became the company's official social media manager and brand ambassador in 2011 and has held social media strategist positions ever since.
Her role at Sable International involves managing the company's social channels, running ad campaigns, and writing and editing as part of the content team.
Outside of work, she is part of an authors' co-op that produces a variety of speculative fiction. She enjoys a wide range of creative hobbies from watercolour painting to knitting.
Lyle has a background in web development, web design and UI and UX design.
He obtained his web development diploma at IT Business Campus, UI design certificate through Udemy and UX design certificate from UCT and GetSmarter. His responsibilities at Sable International includes producing user interface mockups and prototypes, website design work and video editing.
In his spare time, Lyle listens to and produces music and is an avid gamer.
Esme majored in graphic design at Stellenbosch Academy of Design and Photography and received her Bachelor of Arts degree in Visual Communication in 2017.
The following year, she worked at Nudge Studio where she gained experience in corporate design and became skilled in industry standard design programmes. This laid a good foundation for her role at Sable International.
In her free time, she enjoys the outdoors, hiking, running and spending time with friends and family. Her hobbies include photography, printmaking and illustrating.
Sarah studied human resources management at Damelin College where she obtained several distinctions. She kicked off her career in a front office and administrative position in the financial services industry. It is here that she also had her start in HR.
She later joined Sable International as an HR Administrator, making full use of her skills by supporting the business with talent acquisition.
Sarah is passionate about helping people and the generalist field of HR. She enjoys all aspects of her job, especially the people she gets to work with.
Outside of work, Sarah enjoys spending time with her husband and son, venturing out to see the lovely Cape Town surrounds and when back at home, finding a quiet moment to watch a good movie.
Carryn was born and raised in Cape Town where she attended Rustenburg Girls’ High and thereafter graduated from Varsity College with a Bachelor of Arts in corporate communication.
After several years working in a client-focused role in the hospitality and event planning industry, she felt it was time for a change. She joined Sable International in 2020, as Client Liaison on our 1st Contact Relocation Team.
Carryn enjoys photography, being outdoors with her dog - especially by the ocean where she resides - and spending time with family.
Yusrah obtained her BA degree in film and media studies at the University of Cape Town. She started her career in magazine publishing as a copy editor, before moving on to work as a features writer at Good Housekeeping South Africa. She has also worked as a social media manager at a PR agency.
She joined Sable International in 2018, putting her experience and skills to full use as part of the marketing team.
Outside of work, she enjoys the outdoors, painting ceramics and baking.
Zayaan graduated from the University of Cape Town with a degree in Film and Media Studies and started her career in lifestyle journalism at 24.com. After nine years, she moved on to freelancing before joining the Sable International marketing team in 2021.
Outside of work, she writes fantasy novels, enjoys being outdoors with her friends and having dance parties with her kids.
Carly previously worked at Sable International as a Client Relations Consultant. After two years in this position, she went on to explore other roles and worked as an Onboarding Consultant.
In 2021 she returned to Sable International to take up the Operations Assistant position where she works closely with various support teams. She also works in our 1st Contact Relocation division, where she helps expats settle in their new lives in the UK.
She is a first-year psychology student who spends most of her spare time outdoors and with her loved ones.