07 Mar Lerato Kumalo
Lerato has a broad background in the built environment and is a registered Professional Engineering Technologist. Her experience spans through Engineering Design, Construction, Real Estate Investment Management, Sustainability, Research and Development, Standards Development, and Regulatory Compliance. She is currently an Executive Director at Novare Equity Partners and Novare Impact Investment Partners, part of Novare Holdings, a premier investment solutions provider. She joined Novare as part of the real estate development team, implementing and monitoring real estate investments in sub-Saharan Africa (ex. South Africa); Executing strategies to deliver and operate commercial structures of superior quality, delivering value to high-calibre institutional investors, as well as positively impacting the communities within which the organisation operates. Lerato is passionate about all dimensions of sustainability and making lasting positive impact. This is further demonstrated in her current role as the Head of ESG (Environment, Social and Governance) and Impact for the Novare Group.