Attacq appoints new head of development
JSE-listed Attacq has appointed Pete Mackenzie as head of development, effective January 1, in a new position aimed at driving the capital growth property fund’s strategic focus on development.
Mackenzie, with over 25 years’ experience in the property construction, development and investment industries, had previously operated his own development business, MacEagle Properties, and was formerly MD of Vunani Properties and Pegasus 111 Properties.
The new role would require Mackenzie to stimulate innovations in resource efficiency, sustainability and green developments, and identify new development opportunities and update and upgrade Attacq’s investment property assets.
He would also oversee Attacq’s development model of partnering with a number of reputable developers.
Mackenzie will also oversee the planning of the infrastructure of Waterfall City, the timing of its roll-out and its urban design.”