"Success begins with The Team and ends with The Dream" - John Maxwell
GARTH WILSON (Chief Executive)
Mobile: +27 82 576 1995
Garth Wilson is CEO and founder of Dunbar Property Group, a globally represented specialist in Commercial and Industrial Property. He has 25 years Financial Institution experience, predominantly structuring property transactions at BoE and Investec, and lectured honours students in Property Economics at Nelson Mandela Bay University.
He is also a non-executive director at Basebenzi Property Holdings, the property arm of FAWU. He is engaged in assisting the fund with establishing a 2.5 billion Rand Commercial & Industrial Property portfolio, gearing towards a listing on the JSE.
He and his family own and operate the Myrical Group which holds primary assets in Bitcoin Mining, Gold Bullion, Chinese Yuan and Real Estate. The group operates in the USA, UK, European, South African and Australian markets.
Garth graduated from UNISA with a degree in Information Systems and Business Management (Real Estate), has a CCIS diploma (Certified Commercial & Industrial Specialist - Real Estate) from Wits University, a Cum-Laude Financial Management Diploma from Damelin College, holds an NQF6 qualification and is a Principal CEA.
Garth brings to Dunbar Property Group a wealth of experience and expertise in commercial, retail & industrial property as well as business management skills that harness the power of partnerships.
TAUNNY LIPPIATT (President - United States)
In the 80's, Taunny developed her love for property as Procurement Manager and Director of Wadekor Construction, then a major subsidiary of Murray & Roberts. She developed her keen interest in Sales and Marketing, gravitating towards Real Estate. Under the mentorship of doyens such as Denise Bruyns, Bob Percival and Aida Geffen, Taunny developed into a significant force in Real Estate. In the 90's, Residential Developments became Taunny's forte, joining Realty 1 Projects where she progressed rapidly from Master Agent to Sales Manager to Strategic Marketing Planner. Responsibilities encompassed developing customised strategies for a variety of projects.
In 2003, Taunny's talents became keenly sought after by the industry's power houses and this is when her entrepreneurial drive took her to freelancing as Taunny Lippiatt Consultancy. Her personally developed Marketing Strategy with a unique Project Management component is unparalleled in the industry. In 2005, Taunny was head hunted by Dunbar Property Group who recognised her professional skill and the obvious synergy with its core values and operations. As a director of this progressive company and her own unique style, she has the opportunity to enhance her strategies and together with a powerful team approach, will add significant value to her clients.
Taunny heads up our office in Florida, United States.
DUNCAN HOWARD (Managing Director - KwaZulu Natal)
Mobile: +27 71 251 3536
Duncan is well versed in the Commercial & Industrial Property Sector having concluded substantial transactions across South Africa adding significant value to his client’s wealth creation strategies. He has extensive relationships in the industry including HNW & Ultra-HNW individual investors, Investment Consortiums, Private & Listed Funds and Institutional Investors.
Duncan has a superb understanding of Investment Principals enabling him to analyse, package and present Investment Opportunities in a most comprehensive and professional manner. He holds himself to the highest standard of professional conduct and concrete integrity providing a significant degree of comfort and confidentiality to all who have the privilege of interacting with him.
Whilst Duncan heads up Dunbar Property Group in KwaZulu Natal, he operates Nationally, being a specialist in Retail, Commercial & Industrial Property.
RICHARD ABRAHAMS (Broker - KwaZulu Natal)
Mobile: +27 76 143 2627
Richard is a people-oriented professional with extensive international experience in the Hospitality and Education Industries. He operated for six years in Asia employed by the Japanese Government as a Language Educator in Sendai and subsequently in Taiwan in the Private Education Sector.
Richard returned to South Africa in 2014 to pursue a career in Commercial & Industrial Property and joined Dunbar Property Group, KwaZulu Natal as a broker in 2015 to enhance his skills and knowledge of the industry.
Richard graduated from The University of KwaZulu Natal with a B.Soc.Sci (Psychology, Philosophy) in 2006.
MARLENE WILSON (Senior Asset Manager - Cape Town)
Marlene serves as Dunbar Property Group's Senior Asset Manager resposible for the entire property administration and management for the group.
She also serves on the Board of The Enneagram Association of South Africa and is certified to train teachers in The Enneagram and teach The Enneagram in The Workplace targeting Corporate Cohesion.
She is a Professional Life Coach for Family, Personal & Corporate Clients alike and is highly regarded in the industry. She is well versed and trained in the methodolgies of The Enneagram and The Journey, using these tools to bring about significant evolution in the lives of all she encounters.