API 2017 : KEY SPEAKERS

API is privileged to host some of the foremost professionals working in property investment today. As the goal of our summit is to enrich the working experience of our delegates through relevant information and insights, we take great care in selecting a high calibre of speakers, who, in many respects, set the tone for the summit. Futhermore, as a speaker you get the most visibility and the most significant corporate brand exposure. If you would like to get in touch with us about speaking at API, please contact Kfir Rusin [email protected]

Derrick Roper
Derrick Roper
CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER - NOVARE EQUITY PARTNERS, SOUTH AFRICA
Peter Malia
Peter Malia
INVESTMENT DIRECTOR - CDC GROUP, UNITED KINGDOM
Thapelo Tsheole
Thapelo Tsheole
CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER - BOTSWANA STOCK EXCHANGE, BOTSWANA
Bronwyn Corbett
Bronwyn Corbett
CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER - GRIT, MAURITIUS
NJ Ayuk
NJ Ayuk
CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER - CENTURION LAW GROUP, CAMEROON
Paul Onwuanibe
Paul Onwuanibe
GROUP CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER - LANDMARK GROUP, NIGERIA
Michael O’Malley
Michael O’Malley
DIRECTOR - RMB WESTPORT, SOUTH AFRICA
Mike Collini
Mike Collini
VICE PRESIDENT: DEVELOPMENT SUB-SAHARAN AFRICA - HILTON, SOUTH AFRICA
Guido Giachetti
Guido Giachetti
GROUP CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER - REAL ESTATE GROUP, BOTSWANA
Andrew Robinson
Andrew Robinson
REAL ESTATE EXECUTIVE - MASSMART, SOUTH AFRICA
Malcolm Fair
Malcolm Fair
MANAGING DIRECTOR - RISCURA SOLUTIONS, SOUTH AFRICA
Outule Bale
Outule Bale
CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER - KHUMO PROPERTY ASSET MANAGEMENT, BOTSWANA
Kecia Rust
Kecia Rust
EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR & FOUNDER - AUHF, SOUTH AFRICA
Nick Langford
Nick Langford
COUNTRY HEAD - RENDEAVOUR, KENYA
Nnenna Alintah
Nnenna Alintah
HEAD: CORPORATE REAL ESTATE SERVICES - BROLL PROPERTY GROUP, NIGERIA
Somik V. LalL
Somik V. LalL
GLOBAL LEAD: TERRITORIAL DEVELOPMENT SOLUTIONS & LEAD ECONOMIST: URBAN DEVELOPMENT IN AFRICA - WORLD BANK, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA
Maurice De Villiers
Maurice De Villiers
DIVISIONAL DIRECTOR: REAL ESTATE DEVELOPMENT - WOOLWORTHS, SOUTH AFRICA
Prejelin Naggan
Prejelin Naggan
HEAD: PRIMARY MARKETS - JSE, SOUTH AFRICA
Hakeem Ogunniran
Hakeem Ogunniran
MANAGING DIRECTOR - UPDC PROPERTY, NIGERIA
Isaac Tamba
Isaac Tamba
DIRECTOR: ECONOMICS - MINISTRY OF THE ECONOMY, CAMEROON
GUGU CELE
GUGU CELE
SENIOR ANCHOR - CNBC AFRICA, SOUTH AFRICA
Nick Allan
Nick Allan
CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER - CONTROL RISKS, SOUTH AFRICA
Zinon Marinakos
Zinon Marinakos
MANAGING DIRECTOR - DSA ARCHITECTS, SOUTH AFRICA
Djoko Prihanto
Djoko Prihanto
SENIOR VICE PRESIDENT - SURBANA INTERNATIONAL CONSULTANTS, PTE. LTD, SINGAPORE
David Duke
David Duke
GENERAL MANAGER: URBAN & SOCIAL DEVELOPMENT, AFRICA DIVISION - SMEC, SOUTH AFRICA
Michael Awori
Michael Awori
HEAD: DEBT FINANCE - BARCLAY'S REGION, EAST AFRICA
Warren Van Der Merwe
Warren Van Der Merwe
CHIEF OPERATING OFFICER - VANTAGE CAPITAL, SOUTH AFRICA
Alexis Janoray
Alexis Janoray
VICE PRESIDENT: DEVELOPMENT SUB-SAHARAN AFRICA - ACCOR HOTELS, FRANCE
Marna van der Walt
Marna van der Walt
CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER - CUSHMAN & WAKEFIELD EXCELLERATE, SOUTH AFRICA
Bolaji Edu
Bolaji Edu
CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER - BROLL PROPERTY GROUP, NIGERIA
Cameron Rush
Cameron Rush
MANAGING DIRECTOR - PLANNING, PROJECT MANAGEMENT LTD. , KENYA
BRUCE WALKER
BRUCE WALKER
CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER - VERDE HOTELS, SOUTH AFRICA
ARCHBISHOP ANTHONY MUHERIA
ARCHBISHOP ANTHONY MUHERIA
BISHOP - ARCHIDIOCESE OF NYERI & APOSTOLIC ADMINISTRATOR OF KITUI, KENYA
Christiaan Rademan
Christiaan Rademan
DIRECTOR & SHAREHOLDER - RLB PENTAD, SOUTH AFRICA
Luke Ombati
Luke Ombati
MANAGING PARTNER - QUBE (Questworks Building Economists), KENYA
Mandisi Nkuhlu
Mandisi Nkuhlu
CHIEF OPERATING OFFICER - ECIC, SOUTH AFRICA
David Kinyua
David Kinyua
DIRECTOR - ESHAM PARK GROUP, KENYA
Elisha Ngunga
Elisha Ngunga
CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER : CONSTRUCTION INDUSTRY PENSION FUND - ZIMBABWE
Kapil Jobanputra
Kapil Jobanputra
DIRECTOR: REAL ESTATE BANKING - STANDARD CHARTERED BANK, DUBAI, UAE
Archbishop Cyprian Kizito Lwanga
Archbishop Cyprian Kizito Lwanga
ARCHBISHOP - ARCHDIOCESE OF KAMPALA, UGANDA
Khetha Mazibuko
Khetha Mazibuko
EXECUTIVE: CONSUMER SECTOR - STANDARD BANK (CIB), SOUTH AFRICA
Simon Nyakundi
Simon Nyakundi
CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER - KENYA RAILWAYS STAFF RETIREMENT BENEFIT SCHEME, KENYA
Quintus van der Berg
Quintus van der Berg
MANAGING DIRECTOR - MR PRICE MOZAMBIQUE, SOUTH AFRICA
Naaman Geda
Naaman Geda
AFRICA EXECUTIVE - RENOVATIO CAPITAL, BRAZIL
Daniel Bloch
Daniel Bloch
CO-FOUNDER & CHIEF OPERATIONS OFFICER - UNITED STATES OF AMERICA
Gerhard Zeelie
Gerhard Zeelie
HEAD OF REAL ESTATE FINANCE: REST OF AFRICA - STANDARD BANK (CIB), SOUTH AFRICA
Greg Pearson
Greg Pearson
DIRECTOR - GRIT, MAURITIUS
Deon Bruwer
Deon Bruwer
CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER - FORUM PROPERTIES, SOUTH AFRICA
Guy Briggs
Guy Briggs
DIRECTOR - DHK ARCHITECTS, SOUTH AFRICA
Kannan Lakmeeharan
Kannan Lakmeeharan
PARTNER - MCKINSEY, SOUTH AFRICA
Marco Macagnano
Marco Macagnano
ASSOCIATE DIRECTOR. HEAD: SUSTAINABILITY - BENTEL ASSOCIATES INTERNATIONAL, SOUTH AFRICA
Heidi Rix
Heidi Rix
CHIEF OPERATING OFFICER - GRIT, MAURITIUS
Joe Simpson
Joe Simpson
ASSET MANAGER - TIME PROJECTS, ZAMBIA
Joshua Askew
Joshua Askew
HEAD OF VALUATION - JLL, SOUTH AFRICA
Dr Martyn Davies
Dr Martyn Davies
MANAGING DIRECTOR - DELOITTE, SOUTH AFRICA
Andrew McLachlan
Andrew McLachlan
SENIOR VICE PRESIDENT, CARLSON REZIDOR HOTEL GROUP - BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT, AFRICA & INDIAN OCEAN, SOUTH AFRICA
Michael Kafe
Michael Kafe
ECONOMIST: AFRICA RESEARCH - STANDARD BANK, SOUTH AFRICA
Tom Mundy
Tom Mundy
HEAD OF SSA RESEARCH & MARKET INTELLIGENCE GROUP - JLL, SOUTH AFRICA
Gerhard Joubert
Gerhard Joubert
EMEIA REAL ESTATE LEADER: EMERGING MARKETS. PROCUREMENT: REAL ESTATE SERVICES - ERNST & YOUNG, SOUTH AFRICA
Robert Hersov
Robert Hersov
CHAIRMAN - INVEST AFRICA, UNITED KINGDOM
Peter Rotich
Peter Rotich
ADMINISTRATOR & TRUST SECRETARY - TELPOSTA PENSION SCHEME
Roelou Slabbert
Roelou Slabbert
ADVISOR - RMB WESTPORT, SOUTH AFRICA
François Viruly
François Viruly
ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR - UNIVERSITY OF CAPE TOWN, SOUTH AFRICA
Sandy Kelly
Sandy Kelly
MANAGING DIRECTOR - TIME PROJECTS, BOTSWANA
Prince Gbolahan Wasiu Lawal
Prince Gbolahan Wasiu Lawal
Hon. Commissioner - Housing, Lagos
Selwyn Blieden
Selwyn Blieden
HEAD OF CPF COVERAGE: REST OF AFRICA - BARCLAY'S AFRICA GROUP (CIB), SOUTH AFRICA
Nyonga Fofang
Nyonga Fofang
MANAGING DIRECTOR - BAMBILI GROUP, SOUTH AFRICA
Simon Ardonceau
Simon Ardonceau
HEAD OF STRATEGIC CONSULTING - JLL, SOUTH AFRICA
Toby Selman
Toby Selman
CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER - AFRICA LOGISTICS PROPERTIES, PAN-AFRICAN
TPL. G. Adekunle Salami
TPL. G. Adekunle Salami
CHAIRMAN: NIGERIAN INSTITUTE OF TOWN PLANNERS - LAGOS STATE CHAPTER, NIGERIA
Vicus Bouwer
Vicus Bouwer
DIVISIONAL DIRECTOR: RETAIL LEASING AFRICA - BROLL PROPERTY GROUP, SOUTH AFRICA
David Lupepe
David Lupepe
HEAD: BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT, CONSTRUCTION & ENGINEERING SERVICES - MECSA, SOUTH AFRICA
Trevor Ward
Trevor Ward
PRINCIPAL - W HOSPITALITY GROUP, NIGERIA
Tim White
Tim White
CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER & FOUNDER - PROFICA, SOUTH AFRICA
Taslim Ngom
Taslim Ngom
PRINCIPAL - SERTEM GROUP, SENEGAL
Adrian Maguire
Adrian Maguire
CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER - FATTI, SOUTH AFRICA
Thierry Giannone
Thierry Giannone
MANAGING DIRECTOR: EAST AFRICA - PROFICA, SOUTH AFRICA
Stan Garrun
Stan Garrun
HEAD: AFRICA ANALYTICS - URERU ORGANIZATION
Chipo Hlabangana
Chipo Hlabangana
DEPUTY PRINCIPAL OFFICER: FINANCE & IT - NATIONAL RAILWAYS OF ZIMBABWE CONTRIBUTORY PENSION FUND, BULAWAYO
Jess Cleland
Jess Cleland
DIVISIONAL DIRECTOR: STRATEGY & CONSULTING OCCUPIER SERVICES - BROLL PROPERTY GROUP, SOUTH AFRICA
Mark Haselau
Mark Haselau
MANAGING DIRECTOR - TURNER & TOWNSEND, SOUTH AFRICA
Thato Norman
Thato Norman
INVESTMENT MANAGER - DEBSWANA PENSION FUND, BOTSWANA
Leonard Michau
Leonard Michau
DIRECTOR: HEAD OF WEST AFRICAN OPERATIONS - BROLL PROPERTY GROUP, SOUTH AFRICA
Stuart Chait
Stuart Chait
EXECUTIVE CHAIRMAN - LAND EQUITY INVESTMENTS, SOUTH AFRICA
Sethebe Manake
Sethebe Manake
CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER - VANTAGE PROPERTIES, BOTSWANA
Dr Bridget Ssamula
Dr Bridget Ssamula
MANAGING DIRECTOR - AECOM, UGANDA
Malcolm Horne
Malcolm Horne
GROUP CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER - BROLL PROPERTY GROUP, SOUTH AFRICA
Matthew Renshaw
Matthew Renshaw
DIRECTOR: PROJECT & DESIGN MANAGEMENT - PROFICA, SOUTH AFRICA
Michael Taylor
Michael Taylor
MANAGING DIRECTOR (AFRICA) - BETTS TOWNSEND, SOUTH AFRICA
Mark Walmsley
Mark Walmsley
EXECUTIVE - AECOM AFRICA, SOUTH AFRICA
Klaus-Dieter Kaempfer
Klaus-Dieter Kaempfer
HEAD: COMMERCIAL PROPERTY FINANCE AFRICA - BARCLAY'S AFRICA GROUP (CIB), SOUTH AFRICA
Joao Terlica
Joao Terlica
MANAGING DIRECTOR - SAGACI RESEARCH, NIGERIA
Muchindu Kasongola
Muchindu Kasongola
MANAGING DIRECTOR - MADISON ASSET MANAGEMENT COMPANY LIMITED
Paul Jacobson
Paul Jacobson
FELLOW - MCKINSEY, SOUTH AFRICA

Discussion Leaders

Discussion leader rates are selectively available to the most senior-level executives from real estate investors, developers, owners and lenders and negotiable with the API Events team. Each discussion has a moderator and several discussion leaders who do no more and no less than any of the other discussion participants. The only obligation is to attend the sessions or sessions that each discussion leader is assigned to.