Yanish Panchoo

Yanish Panchoo

Senior Development Manager

Yanish joined the Gateway Real Estate Africa Team after a having spent 9 years in the construction industry. His experience varies across several jurisdictions from the Indian Ocean islands to Africa and Australia. During his tenure at Hooloomann & Associates, one of the leading Construction Cost and Project Management Consultancies in the Indian Ocean region, Yanish managed and oversaw projects across various locations in the hospitality sector.

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Pumi-Lukhele

Pumi Lukhele

Development Manager

MBA, BSc (Hons) Construction Management

Pumi joined Gateway Real Estate Africa in May 2018 and is currently responsible for conducting due diligence research on potential real estate projects as well as the procurement of professional services. Pumi’s experience in stakeholder engagement positions her well for interactions with land and property owners, local council authorities and the various project teams.

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Avish-Bhinkah

Avish Bhinkah

Development Manager

MSc Project Management in Construction, BEng Mech

Avish joined Gateway Real Estate Africa in February 2019 from Royal Park Balaclava in Mauritius where he occupied the position of Estate and Project Manager. Prior to joining Royal Park, Avish held the positions of Project Manager and Project Engineer at TDA Consult Limited and Consultec Engineering Limited respectively.

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Elizabeth-Beth-Titan

Elizabeth (Beth) Titan

Development Manager

MArch (Prof), BAS (Hons), SACAP registered Professional Architect

Beth is a qualified Professional Architect and holds a Master of Architecture from the University of the Witwatersrand, South Africa. She joined Gateway Real Estate Africa in January 2018, providing design and development management within the development team. Her scope of responsibilities includes project feasibility, business case analysis and development, risk management planning, workflow process redesign, metric development and measurement as well as the analysis of return on investment metrics.

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Nilma-Dhooky

Nilma Dhooky

Development Manager

BSc (Eng) Electrical, MSc (Eng) Mechanical

Nilma is an Electrical Engineer and MEP (mechanical, electrical & plumbing) team leader with more than 15 years’ experience in the Building MEP Engineering Sector. She joined Gateway Real Estate Africa in February 2020, providing design and development management within the development team.

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David-Borthwick

David Borthwick

Investment Manager

FMVA, BCom (Hon), BSc

David joined the Gateway Real Estate Africa team in 2017 and contributed to its successful maiden capital raise. David has subsequently worked within a broad range of development opportunities and offers valuable real estate investment management experience to the team. David reports to the Chief Investment Officer and primarily focuses on the due diligence, capital structuring and feasibility analysis of new projects for the business.

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Louis-Broutin

Louis Broutin

Investment Analyst

BBus, MSc

Louis has five years’ experience in corporate finance. He joined Gateway in September 2019 as an investment analyst, responsible for due diligence, feasibility analysis and investment management processes of commercial real estate across multiple African jurisdictions.

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Ashvin-Chatoorsing

Ashvin Chatoorsing

Group Financial Manager

FCCA

Ashvin holds the position of Group Financial Manager, responsible for the implementation of effective accounting, bookkeeping and administration procedures as well as all regulatory and audit compliance measures.

Reporting to the Chief Financial Officer, Ashvin manages the preparation and maintenance of both management accounts and annual financial statements according to statutory requirements. As part of his duties, Ashvin attends to the company’s and directors’ statutory compliance obligations including VAT, PAYE, income tax and regulatory levies.

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Karin-Burton

Karin Burton

Leasing Manager

Karin has more than 12 years’ experience in the retail and commercial property arena.  She commenced her property career at Universal Property Professionals, were she spent 4 years with the development and leasing team. In addition she spent some 3 years at Motseng Property Services (a privately owned South African property manager) where she was appointed as the national leasing manager.

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Tara Hobbs

Tara Hobbs

Office Manager

NQF Level 5, New Managers Development Programme

Tara is responsible for the co-ordination and smooth functioning of Gateway Real Estate Africa’s generally office support services and administrative functions. With a team of 2 administrators, she oversees and coordinates all continental and international travel arrangements including visa applications, insurance and accommodation for executives, staff and external parties.

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