MANAGEMENT & EMPOWERMENT

Hein du Toit is the Managing Director, sector specialist and founding member of DEMACON Market Studies. Hein is a specialist development economist and expert real estate analyst. He obtained a degree in Town and Regional Planning (Cum Laude) at the University of Pretoria in 1994 and a Master’s Degree (MSc) in real estate market studies in 2002 (Cum Laude). He has also completed a specialist course in shopping centre management - the Certificate in Shopping Centre Management (CSCM) in 2005 (Cum Laude). His research has been published in, inter alia, the South African Journal of Economics and Management Sciences.

Hein was also invited to read a paper on his research at the International Real Estate Conference in Brisbane in January 2003. He has successfully completed a number of certificate courses. Hein has 19 years field related experience.

He is a member of the SA Property Owners’ Association, SA Council of Shopping Centres and SA Planning Institute. He has been extensively involved in real estate market studies both locally and abroad, including Mozambique, Angola, Zambia, Ethiopia, Burundi, Botswana, Swaziland, Namibia, People’s Republic of China, etc.

His fields of expertise include, inter alia: real estate market studies, urban and rural economics, as well as economic and fiscal impact

assessments. His client base includes, inter alia: listed funds, commercial banks, private funds, investors and development companies, healthcare service providers, retailers, advocates, attorneys, economic development agencies and all tiers of government, including parastatals.

Degree(s) or Diploma(s) or Certificate(s) obtained:

  • BTRP
  • MSc (Real Estate)
  • Certificate in Shopping Centre Management (CSCM)

Academic Qualifications Institution (Date from - Date to)

  • University of Pretoria (Cum Laude) 1991 - 1994
  • University of Pretoria (Cum Laude) 1992 - 2002
  • University of Pretoria in association with SAPOA, 1994

MSc Dissertation: Appraisal of the Fischer-DiPasquale/Wheaton (FDW) Real Estate Model and Development of an Integrated Property and Asset Market Model (IPAMM).

Hein was invited to read a paper on his dissertation at the International Real Estate Conference in Brisbane in January 2003. This paper was published in the South African Journal of Economics and Management Sciences.

BEE VERIFICATION CERTIFICATE

DEMACON - the company is actively and continuously aligned with contemporary BBBEE codes to achieve:

  • Employment equity
  • Human resource and skills development
  • Enterprise development
  • Socio-economic development
  • Increase the extent to which black women own and manage existing and new enterprises
  • Empowering rural and local communities by enabling access to economic activities, land, ownership and skills
  • DEMACON is 100% compliant with contemporary BBBEE Codes (Level 2 Compliant).
Disabled PDI Women BEE Locality of Head Office
0% 68% 58% Tshwane, Menlyn