Billed as the foremost gathering of real estate investment stakeholders in the region, the East Africa Property Investment Summit brings together delegates from across Africa and the globe. The summit provides a space for professionals to discuss, debate and build solutions around the opportunities and challenges that are shaping the property investment landscape.
As Africa’s largest bank by assets and a key player in the Real Estate sector on the continent, Standard Bank is sponsoring and attending the summit, as well as participating in two panel discussions:
The session will be moderated and presented by Peter Welborn of Knight Frank, with David Kinyua of Esham Park and Amyn Mussa of Anjarwalla & Khanna as fellow panellists.
Other topics on the agenda include economic performance in the region, sustainable growth, brand and marketing, the retail market, architecture, city planning, and REITS and listed property. Breakaway sessions will cover a broad selection of specialist topics from the role of institutional capital in funding real estate, sustainable development and green building, to localising value chains, understanding the East African consumer, affordable housing, as well as a number of other trends that are emerging in the sector.
Standard Bank – a partnership approach to support ongoing success
To meet the needs of a growing and rapidly urbanising population, sub-Saharan Africa is providing strong opportunities in real estate development, from residential developments through to business, retail and manufacturing.
Standard Bank partners with our clients across the continent to support their ongoing success. Our Real Estate finance team offers the largest dedicated real estate platform of any financier in sub-Saharan Africa and our expertise extends across the continent.
We tap into the vast resources and expertise within Standard Bank Group to provide seamless access to specialist areas within the organisation and across the globe. This facilitates the professional delivery of flexible and comprehensive funding solutions positioning our clients at the forefront of their real estate-related initiatives.
With an established track record in South Africa, our services extend across a number of countries on the continent. Our footprint across Africa and on-the-ground expertise means that we can structure solutions for clients in various organisations, industries and countries.