We are the Burstone Group

€1.85bn

On-balance sheet assets

€240m

Third-party capital under management

50+

Real estate professionals

We are a fully integrated international real estate business. We invest in best-in-class assets in select markets across the world.

Best-in-class assets across select markets

Fund management
Investment management
Asset management
Development management

Building on strong foundations

Listed on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange (South Africa) since 2011, the Fund has a strong management track record of more than 30 years operating in both local and international markets.

Internationally, the Fund has invested in, and built platforms in markets where its operating teams have extensive on-the-ground experience and proven track records.

Building on strong foundations
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Solid foundations​

Investec starts to build its property business, listing Growthpoint on the JSE in 1987.

I. Kuper & Company (Pty) Ltd is acquired in 1990, the underpin of Investec Property.

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We operate across 9 countries

South Africa

In South Africa, the Fund pursues a predominantly core investment strategy with a focus on quality income-producing assets in traditional asset classes.

The South African portfolio comprises 73 properties valued at c. R14.2 billion diversified across the retail, industrial and office sectors:

Retail – niche assets or those that are the dominant offering within their respective locations.

Office – multi-tenanted low-rise buildings, with ability to be well amenitised.

Industrial – good-quality functional space in established nodes with consistent / stable demand.

Europe

In Europe, the Fund has an 83.15% investment in a Pan-European portfolio valued at €1.1 billion (c. R23 billion).

The underlying portfolio comprises 32 logistics properties located in seven jurisdictions across Europe, including the core countries of Germany, France and the Netherlands where the majority of the portfolio is situated.

In Europe, the Fund currently targets midsize and big-box logistics facilities in core Western European markets where it adopts a core-plus or value-add investment strategy to unlock value from both income-producing assets and development opportunities.

Australia

In Australia, the Fund has established a 50 / 50 joint venture with the management team of the Irongate Group fund management platform.

The Fund has A$490 million equity under management.

In addition, the Fund has a direct equity interest of A$30 million (c.18.7%) in the Irongate Templewater Australia Property (ITAP) Fund.

The platform provides the Fund an attractive entry point into the Australian market with potential to further scale its funds management strategy.

Our board

Our board

Our board provides ethical leadership and guidance to deliver long-term value to all stakeholders and is committed to ensuring that good governance practices are applied throughout our business.

Leadership team

Our senior leadership team have extensive experience in operating in property markets across the world, with a deep-rooted understanding of how to deliver excellence in client service and maximise total return. Meet the team.