Simba was born in the Eastern Highlands of Zimbabwe and is 29 years old. After going to school in Zimbabwe, Simba worked with his parents at Aberfoyle Lodge and Golf Course in Zimbabwe. Simba worked in the lodge and guiding birding and nature walks in the park. In 2007 he moved to Villa Gorongosa and worked on Mount Gorongosa as a nature guide. In 2008 he started working as a safari guide in the park and took his FGASA Guide qualification in 2010 at Pilanesburg National Park. Simba has been working as a guide in Gorongosa since then and has a keen interest in Gorongosa’s birds and lions.