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Zanele Mocumi is the Portfolio Manager for Developmental Impact Investments at the Eskom Pension and Provident Fund. She has extensive work experience in financing developmental projects in South Africa. The Impact portfolio that she manages invests in agriculture, SMEs, education, healthcare, renewable energy, affordable and housing as well as rural and township retail. Zanele represents the EPPF on several boards of investee companies. She is also the ESG and Impact Measurement champion in her organisation. Zanele began her career as...

After completing articles with PwC, Leon moved to the Global Risk Management Services within PwC, where he became the Senior Manager in charge of Data Management. He is a Charted Accountant and also holds a Honours Degree in Accounting Science. In 2004, Leon moved to Solenta Aviation, where he became Group Finance Director within 18 months. During his tenure as Group Finance Director, the group expanded from 12 aircraft to 48 aircraft, operating in eight African countries (including South Africa,...

BSc in Agricultural Economics (University of Natal), and BSc Agricultural Economics (Hons) (University of Pretoria). Property Development Programme (SAPOA). Wharton International Housing Finance Course, University of Pennsylvania, USA. Paul Jackson is a co-founder of TUHF and has been TUHF’s CEO since its inception in 2003. Paul’s career in Development Finance commenced in 1987 at the Development Bank of South Africa as an Agricultural Economist, working his way up to the position of Divisional Manager, Rural Development. From there he moved...

As Head of Hotel Advisory in Sub-Saharan Africa, Wayne focuses on delivering strategic advisory services to local, regional and global clients across Sub-Saharan Africa. Wayne has over 14 years’ experience in the hospitality real estate industry. His broad range of experience includes hotel feasibility assignments, commercial due diligence for hospitality platforms and portfolios, hotel asset management and operator selection and management contract negotiations. Wayne joined the team at JLL in 2015, prior to which he was a Senior Consultant with...

Joseph Seth Aidoo is an Executive Director at Devtraco Limited, a real estate developer in Ghana with over 20years of operations. Having assumed the office of Executive Director in 2009, Devtraco Limited has seen immense growth in its operations and has become the biggest real estate brand in the country, a mark attested to by several indices and ratings from esteemed real estate bodies. Under his leadership, the Devtraco Courts development, which is a 1600 home development on a 206...

Gibson is a Chartered Surveyor with over 15-years of professional working experience. He holds a BSc. Rural & Urban Planning (UZ), MSc. Construction Management (NUST) and MSc. Real Estate (University of Reading, UK). He is an active and qualified member of the EACZ, REIZ and the Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors (RICS). He started his professional career at CBRE before joining the Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe as head of CRES. He later joined Old Mutual Zimbabwe as Head of Property...

Gaby is the Director of Asset Management at Lango. His key responsibility is to carry out strategic asset management of the properties by maximising capital value and net income while mitigating the related risks of the property portfolio. Gaby has extensive real estate experience, having worked in the industry for the past two decades. Prior to joining the Lango, he was the Retail Asset Manager for the JSE listed Fortress Property Fund. Prior to that he was a director for...

Greg is the Founder & CEO of AfricaWorks, a pioneering and innovative workplace solution provider in Africa. AfricaWorks provides Design & Build services as well as Flexible Workplaces solutions to Global Corporates in 12+ countries through 9 offices on the continent. After 7 years in Kenya, Greg recently relocated back to his home-town - Paris. Greg is also the Co Founder of the French African Foundation as well as the French Chamber of Commerce in Kenya....

Samantha is a senior Real Estate Banker with over 16 years of property finance experience and well equipped to solution complex property transactions. Prior to joining Absa, she has worked at Nedbank with South African listed property funds and financed the development of the Alexander Forbes building in Sandton, which, at the time, was the largest development of a single asset in one construction period. In the Africa space, she is responsible for increasing the Bank’s exposure to multi-jurisdictional and...