Russ Murphy Co-founder & CEO 10+ years experience in real estate development; built 4,000+ units valued at over $1 billion; co-founder of Aspen Heights, a multifaceted real estate development company with annual revenues above $500m.
Levi Benkert Co-founder & President 6+ years of on-the-ground Ethiopia operations experience; 10+ years of real estate development and construction experience; founder and CEO of three residential real estate development and construction firms.
Scott Friesen Co-founder & CFO A serial entrepreneur with 18+ years experience founding-growing and successfully exiting 4 technology businesses in the US and 5 in Ethiopia serving in roles as CEO, COO, CFO & Head of Sales.
David de Villiers Managing Director David is a seasoned construction delivery professional with over 25 years of experience having worked in Europe, the Middle East and Africa for contractors, designers, project managers and as a developer. He is passionate about building strong high performance multicultural teams and has a keen eye for detail.
Sarah Jackson Financial Controller Chartered Management Accountant who has been based in Ethiopia since 2009, she holds Master’s degrees in Development Management and International Studies, she has built up a strong understanding of the political and social context in Ethiopia and is experienced in raising debt, equity and grant financing.
Tom McCallum Advisor 30+ years of real estate experience; spearheaded many of Sub-Saharan Africa's largest real estate debt and equity transactions on behalf of the IFC.