SAPOA is unique in that it is controlled and driven by its members. Through our elected National Council, which includes provincial representatives, our members determine the policy and direction to be implemented by our secretariat in all nine provinces.

The Chief Executive Officer is backed by the Board of Directors, comprising of the President and Immediate Past President,  who together, control our day-to-day management.

Board of directors

David Green

David Green

Director, ProAfrica Properties
SAPOA President
Neil Gopal

Neil Gopal

Chief Executive Officer
Ipeleng Mkhari

Ipeleng Mkhari

Chief Executive Officer, Motseng Investment Holdings
Immediate Past President
Andrew König

Andrew König

Chief Executive Officer Redefine
SAPOA President-Elect
Peter Levett

Peter Levett

Managing Director Old Mutual Property
Malose Kekana

Malose Kekana

Group Chief Executive Officer, Pareto Limited
Melt Hamman

Melt Hamman

CEO, Attacq
Khotso Matsau

Khotso Matsau

Managing Member, Lalela Properties


David Green

Director, ProAfrica Properties
SAPOA President

Neil Gopal

Chief Executive Officer

Liliane Barnard

Metope Investment Managers
SAPOA REIT Committee

Londiwe Mthembu

SAPOA Education, Training & Development Committee

Neil Gopal

SAPOA Government Liaison Committee

Stephanie Ainsworth

City Property Admin (Pty) Ltd
SAPOA Legal Committee

Elaine Wilson

Broll Commercial Property Services Company
SAPOA Research Committee

Nicole Baumgarten

Broll Property Group
SAPOA Convention Committee

Zinon Marinakos

DSA Architects International
SAPOA Awards Committee

Richard Bennet

iProp Proprietary Limited
SAPOA National Developers Forum Committee

Musa Ngcobo

Thelma Ngcobo & Associates
SAPOA Property Charter Alignment Committee


Method of Measuring Floor Areas Committee

Bonolo Gueye

Maikae Property Consulting
SAPOA Brokers Committee

Lodewyk van der Zee

Vukile Property Fund
SAPOA Sustainability Committee


Johan Burger

Independent Consultant
SAPOA East London Regional Councillor

Mark Bakker

Bruce McWilliams Industries (Pty) Ltd
SAPOA Port Elizabeth Regional Councillor

Khalied Jacobs

jakupa architects + urban designers
SAPOA Western Cape Regional Councilor

Paul Altenroxel

Knottrox Property Trust
SAPOA Limpopo Regional Councillor

Derek Todd

Kellaprince Properties
SAPOA Mpumalanga Regional Councilor

Bernadette Khumalo

AKTIV Property Development
SAPOA Kwa-Zulu Natal Regional Councilor