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Malcolm Horne is Group CEO of Broll Property Group, a leading commercial property services provider operating across Sub Saharan Africa. He joined Broll in 2003 and was promoted from MD of Property Management to Group CEO in 2010. Malcolm is a director of Broll’s subsidiary companies throughout Africa and is also a director of the South African Council of Shopping Centres and an immediate past director of SAPOA. With his legal background and under Malcolm’s leadership, Broll has built...

With 12 years of experience, I am a multi-award winning engineer and green building consultant who has worked for multinational engineering consulting firms including Greendesign, AECOM, WSP and Volkswagen. For green buildings, my career began in 2010 when I was a part of the WSP-LUC-DHK winning team for the Wangari Maathai Institute for Peace & Environmental Studies international design competition where the institute was to be carbon-neutral. Since then, I have been passionate about net-zero green buildings that do less...

A highly experienced and qualified Real Estate Professional Services expert. A holder of a MSc (Econs) in Urban Development Planning from the University of London and BA (Land Economics) from the University of Nairobi. A full member of The Institution of Surveyors of Kenya (Valuation & Estate Agents Chapter). Registered Estate Agent. A professional with significant experience in the Kenyan real estate market who has been involved in the formulation of profitable real estate strategies for medium to large corporate...

A confident and enthusiastic professional with experience in Real Estate Appraisal, Operations, Finance & Investments. I have an entrepreneurial bent and I actively pursue excellence in establishing and executing operating protocols for new and existing initiatives by leading teams to thrive in discovering our key competencies and modes for dealing with highly dynamic and challenging environments. I believe in being part of the corporate success story in a manner that transcends being just the sum of its parts....

Tebogo Mokgata is a Senior Investment Professional at Old Mutual Alternative Investments’ (OMAI) Impact Investing business unit, she was previously employed by Redefine Properties, McKinsey and Company and Intersite Properties. She heads the FSC Fund which invests in affordable rental housing and student accommodation. Her passion for the built environment and social justice, together with her programme management, property development, investment and management consulting experience enable her to execute on the strategic objectives and ESG mandate of the organisations she...

Wayne Troughton is CEO of HTI Consulting. He has been in the hospitality, leisure and tourism industries for 22 years. He has held positions in 5-star hotels for 10 years in the UK and South Africa. He began consulting with Grant Thornton in South Africa, providing specialist consulting services. In 2003, Wayne left Grant Thornton as an Associate Director to start his own specialist tourism, hospitality and leisure consulting company, focusing on Africa and the Middle East. Wayne has worked...

I have over 20 years experience in Financial Services both within South Africa and Globally. My global approach to client centric solutions and risk management provides a unique perspective to the range of multinational clients supported. My experience has allowed me to provide pragmatic solutions in commercial real estate, risk analysis, business process and risk management. My subject matter expertise has impacted external and internal stakeholders (including multinationals) in both strategic, financial and operational management. I have managed change in...

Prof. Dr. Kola Akinsomi is an Associate Professor in Real Estate Finance & Investments at the University of Witwatersrand (WITS), South Africa and Chief Economist of RealQuant Analytics. Prof. Dr. Akinsomiis the Vice-President of the African Real Estate Society, Director of the International Real Estate Society and Chair of the Future Leaders of the American Real Estate Society. He is on the Advisory Forum of the South African Council of Property Valuers Profession (SACPVP). He has published numerous reports and...

John by profession is a Building Surveyor & Sustainability Consultant. John Graduated with a Bachelor of Business Management (1 st Class) from Mangalore University, India. He also has a Professional Diploma in Property Inspection from InterNACHI School, Diploma in Sustainable Development from Allison School, training in Sustainability from BATH University and is an Accredited USGBC LEED Green Associate. John has already undergone the Green Star SA AP-EBP training as well. John has a combined 17 years’ experience in land management...

Godfrey Tapela is a Senior Investment Officer at IFC based in Nairobi, Kenya. He is responsible for investments in the commercial property including affordable housing, retail and tourism sectors in Sub-Saharan Africa. Godfrey joined IFC in 2001 and previously worked for ABSA Bank, Eskom as a Projects Engineer and for DLV Consulting Engineers and Stewart Scott Consulting Engineers as a Consulting Engineer. He holds a Master in Business Leadership from UNISA, a BSc Electrical Engineering(Hons) from the University of Zimbabwe,...