Our 2016 Sponsors
STANLIB manages and administers over R542 billion assets for over 400 000 retail and institutional clients and we have a presence in eight African countries. We have a proud heritage and more than a 1000 years collective experience in our investment team.
We recognise that no two clients are the same and that we all have different investment goals. As such, there is no ‘one size fits’ all investment solution for clients. We therefore have a broad investment offering for clients and employ a diverse team of investment professionals who manage our clients’ assets.
A member of Excellerate Property Services group, JHI Properties is a property services company which delivers comprehensive service offerings to a broad client base in South Africa and elsewhere in Africa. Our vast experience, diverse skills base and cutting edge technology, coupled with innovative and entrepreneurial drive, sets us apart in the marketplace and keeps us at the forefront of new opportunities – including the strategic selection of partners. With highly effective management and ongoing accountability the cornerstones of our business, we believe in an inclusive, partnership approach, and take a holistic view of your property portfolio.
Standard Bank Real Estate Finance has the largest dedicated real estate platform of any financier in sub-Saharan Africa. The established track record of our real estate activities in South Africa has been extended to key countries on the continent including Ghana, Nigeria, Uganda, Kenya, Angola and Mozambique. We provide financing in all areas of the real estate sector and are committed to providing funding via a variety of solutions specific to the needs of our clients. With real estate specialists based in Johannesburg, Cape Town, Durban, Port Elizabeth, Lagos, Accra, Nairobi and Kampala, Standard Bank is uniquely positioned to tailor-make solutions to suit various organisations, industries and countries. Our ability to tap into the vast resources and expertise within Standard Bank Group further enables us to provide seamless access to other specialist areas to deliver flexible and comprehensive financing solutions for our clients positioning them at the forefront of their real estate-related initiatives. The bank’s longstanding commitment to the real estate industry, together with its global presence, has made it Africa’s leading provider of products and services to this important sector.
Boogertman + Partners Architects was established in 1982. With offices in South Africa, Mauritius and Kenya, the practice engages in projects throughout Africa continually embracing social, economic, and functional challenges through ‘Excellence by design’.
Having gained national and international acclaim, Boogertman + Partners has successfully completed projects in Egypt and Sudan; has on-going projects in Botswana, Kenya, South Africa and Zambia, as well as numerous design proposals in the Ivory Coast, Ghana, Mauritius, Mozambique, Namibia, Rwanda, Uganda and Zimbabwe.
Boogertman + Partners are driven by a dynamic team of directors who share a vision for contextually responsible and innovative design; with a dedicated approach to the building process from project inception to execution. The team is complimented by talented professionals- urban designers, interior designers, architects, and technicians, including an in house graphic design and marketing team as well as the support of administrative staff.
As gold founder members of the Green Building Council of South Africa, Boogertman + Partners fully support the environmentally sustainable transformation of the built environment.
Ranked in the Top 100 World Architectural practices and 2nd in Africa,* Boogertman + Partners stand testimony to their philosophy of empowerment through education and ‘Excellence by design’.
*According to BD World Architecture 100 Survey
Axis Real Estate is a limited liability company incorporated in the Republic of Kenya. The company has been trading for over 15 years and has over 25 employees who serve both local and international real estate owners, investors and occupiers through their Nairobi offices. The company collaborates with numerous international real estate professional firms in the Africa Region. Axis Real Estate offers a broad range of professional real estate services including: valuation and investment advisory; commercial, residential sales and leasing; corporate services and tenant representation; property and facilities management; development, project and construction management; fixed asset tagging & management; research and consultancy. Please visit our Web site at www.axisre.co.ke
Crystal Lagoons is revolutionising the world market in the real estate, urban and industrial areas. This ecological technology with very low construction and maintenance costs has become the world’s top amenity; enabling real estate developers to create unlimited sized crystalline lagoons anywhere in the world. Crystal Lagoons is the only company in the world able to provide this technology, which has already been patented in 160 countries around the globe.
Crystal Lagoons can transform any destination into an idyllic beach paradise for year-round use, and can be enjoyed by people of every age, whilst providing developers and real estate projects with greater value.
Crystal Lagoons' concept and technology is changing the real estate paradigm, ensuring project success in previously unimaginable places, guaranteeing successful results never before seen and eliminating the competition by emphasising:
- Increased density,
- Increased sales velocity,
- Increased sales prices, and
Greater feasibility to otherwise unviable projects.
Profica is a leading property and construction solutions company. Since it was founded in 2005, Profica has provided services in over 22 African countries across many industry sectors. Profica has managed projects valued at more than $1billion throughout Africa, providing expert development, project and construction management services to high-profile clients. We operate across many sectors on the African continent and have built an impressive track record for global expertise, local knowledge and service excellence. Profica is established in West Africa with a team of local and international experts and has a track record of delivery in the region having managed projects in the office, retail, industrial, hotel and mixed use sectors. With a focus on professional construction project management, our investment in the right people, processes, and technology continues to get the best results for our clients. Profica’s award winning team continues to deliver professional services throughout the African continent.
MDA Property Manager© is a comprehensive property management and facilities management software package used by owners and managers of retail, office, industrial and residential property portfolios. It covers the full spectrum from the basics of rent collection, integrated accounting, to strategic asset management. It is highly scalable, suitable for property portfolios of any size, with multiple leases/debtors, regardless of differing financial year-ends. MDA Property Manager© is designed around industry best practices and processes and used every day by leading owners and managers of property portfolios. Newly developed online portals extend access to tenants/clients*, providing them with the information they need, when they need it, from any device.
* Future portals will include Owners/Asset Managers, Suppliers etc.
Pentad Quantity Surveyors (Pty) Ltd is a South African based, registered Quantity Surveying and Construction Cost Consulting Practice that operates both locally and internationally. Our head office is situated in Johannesburg, South Africa. Our other South African office is located in Pretoria and we also have other branch offices in Africa (Botswana, Mozambique and Mauritius).
During April 2013, Pentad Quantity Surveyors has formed an alliance with Rider Levett Bucknall as its Partner in Africa.
Rider Levett Bucknall has over 3,000 staff operating from more than 100 offices. This will provide Pentad with global access to additional knowledge, resources, enhanced systems, and an extended client base.
This will help us to service our local clients globally and throughout Africa. Pentad will be RLB's gateway and facilitate their "reach" into Africa, whilst sharing local knowledge with them.
TWED Property Development Ltd is part of TWED Group, a Ugandan fully indigenous company, which designs, develops, owns and operates residential and commercial office projects in prime locations including TWED Towers and TWED Plaza with 90% occupancy among others.
Incorporated in 2005, TWED is a professionally driven company that delivers a cost effective real estate model and has a diverse portfolio with strong real estate fundamentals and is now diversifying into; Hospitality Industry, Public Private Partnerships, high-tech Warehousing and Logistic centers, Retail Roll outs, commercial office space, Residential units, Transport terminals and Agro businesses.
TWED strength rotates on providing quality product solutions, through cost effective deliver, appreciation of the local context, while delivering to international standards, doing reliable businesses through Strategic Partnerships and ensuring customer satisfaction.
Since its inception in 1998, Knight Frank Kenya has grown to become a market leader in East Africa, offering a full range of property consultancy services, in all property sectors, which include agency (letting and selling), property management, valuation and research, development advice and site acquisition.
Knight Frank Kenya sets the same standard to professionalism and integrity in Kenya that is found in all of the Knight Frank Global Network. With an emphasis on transparency and accountability, Knight Frank Kenya has established itself as a leader in real estate in Kenya, raising the level of performance expectations within the marketplace.
Knight Frank Kenya also works closely with Knight Frank Tanzania and Knight Frank Uganda and has done work throughout East and Central Africa in various countries such as Mozambique, Rwanda, Burundi, Ethiopia, Eritrea, Sudan, Mauritius and Seychelles completing a regional network that links with the Knight Frank group’s expanding Central and South African interests.
JLL (NYSE: JLL) is a professional services and investment management firm offering specialized real estate services to clients seeking increased value by owning, occupying and investing in real estate. With annual fee revenue of $4.7 billion and gross revenue of $5.4 billion, JLL has more than 230 corporate offices, operates in 80 countries and has a global workforce of approximately 58,000. On behalf of its clients, the firm provides management and real estate outsourcing services for a property portfolio of 3.4 billion square feet, or 316 million square meters, and completed $118 billion in sales, acquisitions and finance transactions in 2014. Its investment management business, LaSalle Investment Management, has $56.0 billion of real estate assets under management. JLL is the brand name, and a registered trademark, of Jones Lang LaSalle Incorporated. For further information, visit www.jll.com.
G5 PROPERTIES SETS ITS SIGHTS FIRMLY ON GROWING PREMIUM AFRICAN PROPERTY ASSETS ON THE CONTINENT
G5 Properties, a leading investor and property development company, is a subsidiary of Group Five; a JSE listed construction, infrastructure concessions and related services group.
The company has a proven track record of developing real estate projects; and has leveraged on its African footprint to create a large pipeline of prospective developments across the African continent.
G5 Properties is thus uniquely positioned to provide end to end solutions for real estate projects in South Africa and the rest of the African continent. The company has clearly-stated objectives with the explicit aim of creating a portfolio of high quality real estate assets, comprising of a mix of medium and long term investments.
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Perigeum Capital Ltd (“Perigeum Capital”) is a Corporate Finance House, established in Mauritius in 2015 to provide businesses with the professional representation needed to execute a successful transaction.
At Perigeum Capital, we value what's right for our clients and everything we do is built on trust. We believe our clients’ needs are unique and we are passionate about helping them to succeed financially.
Perigeum Capital provides an array of advisory and transaction support services, including inter alia Listing and IPO, M&A, Capital Raising, Business Planning and Modelling, Valuation, Due Diligence and InvestmentStructuring.
With regard to listing, we advise clients on the best vehicles to use, prepare legal and supporting documents including financials in accordance with the Listing Rules of the Stock Exchange of Mauritius Ltd (“SEM”).Perigeum Capital also acts as SEM Authorised Representative and Sponsor for listed clients whereby we provide advice on compliance with ongoing listing obligations.
The team at Perigeum Capital is comprised of individuals with a wealth of experience, who formed part of the capital markets advisory team of Intercontinental Trust Ltd (“ITL”) until recently and who contributed significantly during the past years in ITL winning the Private Equity Africa - Corporate Finance Advisor of the Year 2016 Award for the 2nd year in a row.
Mr. Shamin A. Sookia, the former Head of Listing of the SEM is the Managing Director of Perigeum Capital. Shamin’s expertise and broad-based experience cement and further enhance the team’s capabilities to execute and meet clients’ ever evolving needs and requirements.
Intercontinental Trust Limited (ITL) is licensed by the Mauritius Financial Services Commission to provide a plethora of financial and fiduciary services such as structuring, formation and administration of companies, trusts, limited partnerships, foundations and funds; accounting and tax services; FATCA and Common Reporting Standards services; expatriate/relocation services.
ITL has a proven track-record that spans over more than 15 years and is located in Ebene, the financial centre of Mauritius. Over the years, ITL expanded its global presence and has offices in Singapore, Seychelles and representative offices in South Africa and Kenya.
ITL’s valued clients include leading African Private Equity Firms, top 10 investment banks, multinationals listed in the Fortune 100, prominent South African real estate companies and High-Net-Worth individuals.
ITL accompanies its clients all throughout the lifecycle of their projects and assists them in achieving their growth strategies; from offering the relevant advice on structuring matters at the inception stage to providing solutions at the exit stage. Its innovative approach coupled with its ability to provide viable tailor-made solutions to the ever-evolving needs of the sophisticated financial market have played a pivotal role in its success.
ITL uses state-of-the-art technology to service its client base and it was the first management company in Mauritius to go live with eFront, a specialized software tailored for the Alternative Investment Industry.
IMPACTO GRUPO WORLD S.A is a Spanish company founded in December 1997 with subsidiary warehouses, companies and associated companies established in Ghana, Dominican Republic, Mexico and Nigeria. In recent times our focus is mainly on providing consultancy and installation on a wide range of Materials of Construction from FOUNDATION TO FINISHING in the African Continent, mainly Nigeria.
Our Manufacturing arm NIGERBAF started production 2013 offering a full range of building, construction and renovation solutions for fixing tiles and natural stones. We offer tile adhesives, grouts and systems to fix every type of ceramic tile, mosaic and natural stone, in any situation and for any use. 50% of our products are now manufactured in our facility in Nigeria while the rest are on contract with various Spanish Factories.
Our Construction arm IMPACTO BCL offers services suitable for both new construction and renovation projects in residential, industrial or commercial facilities like Malls. We employ the steel structural system of construction as against concrete suitable for malls, warehouses and multi-storey buildings. We provide specialized assistance in tiling walls and floors, interiors and exteriors in dry or wet environments.
Our solutions combine products with relevant MEP services, resulting from an innovation process that closely involves customers in order to guarantee efficiency, quality and competitiveness. Shortest time of delivery has been our goal and vision by warehousing over 1,000,000m2 of Tiles to Manufacturing building products within the African Continent
Founded in 1975, Broll Property Group is one of Africa´s leading commercial property services company with offices in Ghana, Kenya, Malawi, Mauritius, Mozambique, Namibia, Nigeria, Rwanda, South Africa and Zambia and operate in over 17 countries across Sub-Saharan Africa. Broll was awarded 6 international awards in the Euromoney Real Estate Survey Awards 2014 and was recognised for Real Estate Advisors and Consultants– Overall 1st place in Africa, Real Estate Agency/Letting – 1st place in Africa, Real Estate Valuation – 1st place in Africa, Real Estate Research Services – 1st place in Africa, Broll South Africa and Broll Nigeria were ranked number 1 overall in the Real Estate Advisors and Consultants category in South Africa and Nigeria respectively. Broll offers services which include asset management and consulting, auctions and sales, corporate real estate services, facilities management, industrial, investment and office broking, property and project management, retail leasing and projects, research, shopping centre management, valuation and advisory services, own patented Broll-Online property-management software solution and a property search function with a vast database of properties across South Africa.
SERTEM is a mid-size builder and high-end property developer operating primarily in francophone West Africa, with offices in Senegal, Côte d’Ivoire, and Mali. We are recognized for providing the highest quality of work to clients in our services business, and for designing and developing the finest multifamily residential properties in our real estate business. Our ambition is to elevate the concept of urban development in Africa: “we strive to imagine and build African urban environments, that are beautiful, refined, functional, durable, and harmonious, and that meet the highest standards of quality for places to live, work, play, and relax”. With that mindset, we have consistently delivered top grade residential, commercial, office, hospitality, and industrial projects over the years. Our services include: civil and electrical engineering / construction works, turnkey project development, real estate advisory, and asset management. Our premier developments offer exclusive properties for sale and rent in prime locations.
ALN Ventures is a platform designed to identify the most promising entrepreneurs in Africa, and to connect them to the power of ALN: Africa’s most dynamic group of young influencers. Mentorship, investment, exclusive access to partner services—we’re looking to provide founders with everything they need to accelerate their growth. We also host half-day events and workshops in various cities around Africa, including our intensive, entertaining “Build-a-thon” sessions.
Bayfield Training provides a wide range of Financial Modelling and Real Estate Strategy courses for the Global Real Estate Profession. Our short courses are delivered on a regular basis to leading international Real Estate companies. We have been delivering our training for approximately two decades, constantly improving and updating our course materials, to ensure relevance with this fast changing industry.
Control Risks is an independent, global risk consultancy specialising in helping organisations manage political, integrity and security risks in complex and hostile environments. We support clients by providing strategic consultancy, expert analysis and in-depth investigations, handling sensitive political issues and providing practical on-the-ground protection and support.
Our unique combination of services, geographical reach and the trust our clients place in us ensure we can help them to effectively solve their problems and realise new opportunities across the world.
Galencia Property is the South African arm of an international consortium which has established itself as a leader in the property industry for more than a decade. With a number of developments successfully built and occupied, Galencia has become a brand associated with a lifestyle of luxury.
The high quality of our developments, designer finishes, beautiful landscaping and immaculately conceptualised Estates have become a hallmark of excellence to which Galencia strongly adheres.
We have created an embedded footprint in the Midrand and Fourways suburbs of Johannesburg and are consistently looking for new avenues in which to flourish. We continue to provide our world class services as we believe that Galencia adds a definitive touch of elegance to one’s lifestyle.
Our mission statement; “The best value properties in Africa” motivates all that Galencia strives for. Whether through liasing with clients who are interested in residential use of our properties or through investors looking for a high return, Galencia is the developer of choice.
Whether you are a single-store, local business, national chain or global brand, we have a wide range of outdoor advertising products to assist you in growing and building your business and your brand equity. Our product range covers all outdoor or Out Of Home advertising options from airport advertising to landmark outdoor sites, spectacular billboards, billboards, street furniture and mall media.
Alliance Media’s entrepreneurial spirit and business approach combined with in-depth local market knowledge means that we are your best option to recommend and select the right outdoor media for your business, brand, and target market.
Alliance Media’s passion, energy and understanding of local market conditions has enabled us to effectively select sites and deliver for our individual clients and build a leadership position in each market. Our eye for the African continent ensures that we assist you in building great brands that will be seen all over Africa!
Within Alliance Media’s 6 product categories, we are able to offer more than 25,000 outdoor sites across 23 African countries. Each site within our extensive portfolio has been individually picked and we are able to provide a detailed Marketing Fact Sheet to assist you in the decision making process. Each Marketing Fact Sheet includes a photograph, detailed description of the location, GPS co-ordinates, a site map, and technical details of the site.
Our knowledgeable Outdoor Media Specialists will work closely with you to assist you with correct product and site selection for your brand, target market and budget.