Sven is originally from Germany and grew up on a farm, he is passionate about dogs, game and horses. He visited South Africa on one of his many business trips and fell in love with it. This prompted him to leave his corporate career behind and farm. He has always had a love for the farm life and everything it entails and was involved in the horse arena in Germany for 17 years in Germany.


Maryna grew up on a farm in Zimbabwe, she has a great love for animals, especially dogs and horses and has always had a passion for plants. Her family were one of the unfortunate farmers in Zimbabwe that lost everything however this has not dampened her spirits. She loves South Africa and has always wanted to be involved with growing anything that brings her closer to nature.



Valley View Estate Family

Our wonderful staff. This would not be possible without each and every one of these hard working people.