BBusSci (UCT), AIEP (Insead)
William graduated with a Business Science degree from the University of Cape Town in 1988 and completed the Asian International Executive Program at Insead Singapore in 2002. After a 15 year career working for Chase Manhattan Bank, Rand Merchant Bank, ABN AMRO Bank and ANZ Banking Group in South Africa, Europe and Asia, William returned to South Africa in 2003. William founded Capital Land and Synergy.
Anton is a chartered accountant with around 20 years experience, having spent the past 10 years in senior positions in the property sector. Prior to joining Capital Land, Anton was Managing Director of Retail Africa Asset Management. Before this, he was Managing Director and Financial Director of Fountainhead Property Trust and head of business development for Virgin Active South Africa.
B. Bus. Sci (Hon), CA (SA)
Tess manages the asset management and financial administration teams. Tess graduated with a Business Science Finance (Honours) degree, and a Postgraduate Diploma in Accounting (PGDA) from the University of Cape Town. Tess completed her articles at KPMG in Cape Town where she was involved in the audit of Acucap Properties Limited. She stayed on at KPMG for a further two months after articles to run another property audit prior to her appointment at Capital Land. Tess was involved in the assembly and listing of Synergy. Tess has held the position of Financial Manager at Capital Land for five years.
Peet manages the operations team which is responsible for the day to day operational management of the client’s portfolio. Prior to his appointment at Capital Land, Peet was the Senior Operations Executive of Broll Property Group. Peet has vast technical experience in excess of 30 years, extensive project management knowledge and training skills.
BComm (Econ & Law)
Diana manages leasing sales, the relationships with national retailers and the tenancies of our client’s portfolios. Diana graduated with a Bachelor of Commerce degree from the University of Cape Town in 2001 with majors in law and economics. She then went on to work for Shaer and Associates, a Cape Town based law firm specialising in property law. Prior to her appointment at Capital Land in May 2011, Diana worked as a paralegal for Smith Tabata Buchanan Boyes (“STBB”) Attorneys and has nine years experience within the property sector.
B.Comm (Economics), PGDip (Sports Man), LLB, LLM (Tax)
Legal & Compliance Manager
Robert manages the arrears management and lease administration teams. Robert is a qualified Attorney who began his career in law in commercial litigation. He graduated with a Bachelor of Commerce (Economics) degree from the University of Cape Town in 2005, thereafter completed his LLB in 2008 and his LLM (Tax) in 2014. Robert completed his articles at McLoughlin Clark Attorneys in Cape Town. Prior to his appointment at Capital Land he held a position as a Legal Advisor at Old Mutual Property, a division of Old Mutual PLC.
Robyn manages media and promotions, marketing and the implementation of social responsibility initiatives in our clients’ portfolios. Robyn graduated with a Bachelor of Commerce (Philosophy, Politics and Economics) degree from the University of Cape Town in 2009. Prior to her appointment at Capital Land in 2011, she worked for a Cape Town based leisure group where she gained valuable experience in marketing and communications. Robyn has held the position of marketing manager at Capital Land for five years.