Mr Preven Naicker ( Pr CPM, MACPM, Pr.Snr Arch Tech, AAArb)

Mar 31, 2021

ACPM KZN Regional Chairperson and  Member of Marketing, PR and Events Committee. Mr Preven Naicker ( Pr CPM, MACPM, Pr.Snr Arch Tech, AAArb) has qualifications in  Architecture, Business Management, Project Management and Airport Master Planning and Detailed Design. His experience  spans over a period in excess of 20 Years within the Built Environment and infrastructure sectors.  He has extensive knowledge and experience of all Government procurement rules and is a practitioner in what is known as IDMS (Infrastructure Delivery Management System). As a registered professional he knows and has worked with GCC and JBCC extensively as well as NEC and FIDIC. I have sound Project Management Knowledge and general overall management skills.     He joined VNA Consulting in 2013 as a Group Executive and is currently the Chief Operations Officer and a Director. The work experience includes working as a Manager of the Projects Division – Regional Airports at the Airports Company South Africa (ACSA). Apart from registration as Pr CPM and MACPM,  he has a multitude of Professional and Voluntary registrations in an effort to ensure cohesion within the built-environment sector. This includes registration as an Associate with the Association for Arbitrators and as an Incorporate member with the Chartered Institute of Building (CIOB), and is also a member of the KZN Institute of Architects. As an individual he has a vast knowledge of the built environment with specialisation in respect of property development, property management, All Airport Infrastructure, Commercial and Residential projects. His experience to date underlines his philosophy that you learn something new every day. 

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President – Mr Anthony Afordofe (Pr CPM , MACPM)

Jul 14, 2016

Mr Anthony Afordofe (Pr CPM, MACPM) with qualifications in architecture and project management has 21 years’ experience in the industry. He is the Founder and Executive Director of Akweni Group Property Solutions Pty Ltd, performs Operational Directorship for Projects Division; Construction Division; Facilities Management Division and Turnkey Projects Division.  Qualified as an Architectural Technologist, with extensive experience in Architecture; Project & Programme Management and Construction related Activities. Expertise in the Health Sector; Aeronautic/Aviation; Housing; Commercial; Industrial; Educational; Sports & Recreation; Environment Upgrades; Water & Sanitation; Retail and Infrastructure Development sectors. We are also an ISO 9001:2015 certified company and a member of CIDB and NHBRC. The business runs across Southern & Western African regions and renowned for its professionalism and service delivery mantra of “passion, precision, vision”. Served on the SACPCMP Marketing Committee; SACPCMP Presidential Forum and BEPG EXCO. 

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Deputy President – Mr Jedd Grimbeek  (PrCPM, MACPM)

Jul 14, 2016

Jedd Grimbeek  (PrCPM, MACPM) holds a BSc. Building Management Degree with 31yrs experience in the industry. He is currently the Managing Director of a dedicated project management company in Cape Town, Mitchell du Plessis Projects (Pty) Ltd (aka MDA Projects).  He is a highly experienced built environment professional who has accumulated more than 30 years’ experience spanning both local and international markets and covering both the consulting and construction contracting ends of the spectrum.  Jedd specializes as a registered professional project manager and development consultant and has led, delivered and participated in some of the most prominent and complex projects undertaken in Cape Town, South Africa, and internationally. These projects include the V&A Waterfront Marina Residential Development, the MyCiTi Integrated Rapid Transit System, Phase 1, the Phase 1 Cape Town International Convention Centre, the Aurum Presidential & Luxury Residences, the Harbour Bay Medical Facility, Century City Canal Walk Shopping Centre, the Shangri-La Hotel in Taipei, and HSBC Hong Kong Peak Residences.  Jedd is passionate about the development of the Cape Town built environment landscape, as evidenced by his leadership of the winning bid for the subsequently cancelled Cape Town Foreshore Freeway request for proposals issued by the City of Cape Town.  He has a keen interest in the upliftment of the project management profession, and as such is an active participant in built environment professional associations, including the Western Cape Property Development Forum (WCPDF), as well as the South African Association of Construction Project Managers (ACPM) where he holds the position of Deputy-President.

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