BCom (Acc) (Univ. of Natal, PMB), CA(SA)
Bronwyn is the current CEO of Grit Real Estate Income Group (Grit), the largest pan African focused real estate group listed on the main markets of the London Stock Exchange, the Johannesburg Stock Exchange and in Mauritius.
She is a founder member and served as non-executive director on the board of Grit where she played a significant role in the listing and conversion of the Group to its current pan-African focus, underpinned by dollar based leases.Read More
Corbett has significant corporate finance and deal making experience. She played an instrumental role in the JSE listing of Delta Property Fund Limited in 2012 where she held the positions of Chief Financial Officer and Chief Operating Officer prior to taking up the leadership role at Grit. During her tenure at Delta Property Fund Limited, Corbett spearheaded the diversification of the REIT’s funding sources into the debt capital markets, leading to the establishment of a ZAR2 billion Domestic Medium Term Note Programme (DMTN programme). She led the team responsible for obtaining a national scale issuer rating from Global Credit Ratings as part of the DMTN programme. In addition, Bronwyn co-headed the team responsible for growing assets under management from ZAR 2.2 billion at listing to ZAR 11.8 billion in May 2016, at which time she assumed executive responsibility at Grit.
BSc (Physics) (Loyola College); MBA (Indian Institute of Management, Bangalore)
Prior to Gateway Partners, Shankar was Chief Executive Officer of Standard Chartered Bank for Europe, the Middle East, Africa and the Americas. He joined Standard Chartered in 2001 as Group Head of Corporate Finance before being appointed Group Head of Origination and Client Coverage in 2007. Before joining Standard Chartered, Shankar worked at the Bank of America for 19 years.Read More
Shankar is a non-executive director of International Enterprises Singapore; a member of the advisory board of the Institute of Societal Leadership at Singapore Management University, and a trustee of the Singapore Indian Development Association (SINDA). He holds a BSc in Physics from Loyola College in Chennai and an MBA from the Indian Institute of Management in Bangalore.
BBA (American University of Beirut); MBA (George Washington University); CFA
Iyad has almost three decades of experience in financial, retail, real estate, leisure, entertainment and hospitality sectors in the Middle East & North Africa (“MENA”) region. Prior to Gateway Partners, Iyad was CEO of Majid Al Futtaim Group, one of the largest family conglomerates in the MENA region, successfully driving growth in top line, bottom line, market share and shareholder value.Read More
Before Majid Al Futtaim, Iyad was Director of International Finance Corporation responsible for South Asia based in New Delhi, India, and COO & Head of Asset Management at EFG Hermes based in Egypt.
He holds an MBA from George Washington University, a BBA from American University of Beirut and is also a CFA charter holder.
BSc (Town & regional planning) (institution); Business Management (Hons) [institution]; MBA (Stellenbosch University)
Vuyani has been in the property industry for more than 23 years and has worked in both the local authorities and the private sector. He is the current CEO of the Public Investment Corporation (“PIC”), the largest fund manager on the African continent (by funds under management). Of the 23 years, 15 years have been spent in executive management.Read More
Prior to the PIC, Vuyani was the CEO of Momentum Property Investments where he managed a property portfolio of ZAR6 billion. Before Momentum, he was the Managing Director of Metropolitan Property Services where managed a property portfolio of ZAR4.2 billion, and an Executive Director at Eris Property Group.
Vuyani holds an MBA from Stellenbosch Business School, a Business Management and Administration (Honours) as well as a Bachelor of Science (Town and Regional Planning) degree from [institution]. He is currently a member of the board of the V&A Waterfront, the South African Property Owners’ Association and the Two Oceans Aquarium Trust.
BA Law (institution); BA (Hons) (institution), LLB (institution); MBA (institution)
Kapei has been with the PIC for the last 18 years and has held many senior property asset management positions in companies where the PIC owns a significant shareholding. Prior to his current role, he was the Group Manager: Property Asset Management at the Airports Company of South Africa and a Senior Property Asset Manager at Pareto Limited.Read More
He is a non-executive director at Pareto Limited and the South African Council of Shopping Centre including a council member representing the PIC in the Property Sector Charter Council. Kapei holds a BA Law, BA (Hons) degree, an LLB and anMBA from [institution]
Chief Executive Officer
MCMI, Elec Eng
Greg is a founder member of Gateway Delta. With hands-on experience in Africa of more than a decade, Greg has developed an expansive strategic business network with local and global developers as well as influential industry role players on the continent and internationally. During this time, he built a distinguished track record over a magnitude of successful developments and continues to focus on collaborating with global corporations, frontier and emerging market investors and various funders on new real estate related opportunities in Africa.Read More
Gateway Delta was incubated in Grit Real Estate Income Group, a company Greg co-founded in 2014 and today the largest pan-African real estate income group listed on the main market of the London Stock Exchange, the Johannesburg Stock Exchange and the Stock Exchange of Mauritius. He played a strategic role in developing the company’s sustainable expansion across multiple geographies and its exceptional tenant portfolio, leading to its successful London listing in July 2018.
As a former executive of AECOM (a global provider of design, development, engineering and construction services) Greg was responsible for expanding the footprint of the ‘Rest of Africa’ business from 2006 (outside of South Africa) to 2013. His market sector knowledge includes: office, retail, leisure, education and healthcare schemes with first-hand professional experience in over 40 African countries.