09 Mai Clinton Minnaar
Clinton joined the financial services industry in 2006 and has more than 13 years’ experience in Asset Management serving in several key roles in investment teams with an emerging market focus. In January 2019, Clinton joined Grit Real Estate Income Group. Based in Mauritius, Clinton fulfills the role of Investment Manager, driving and evaluating real estate opportunities that generate value for Grit’s shareholders.
Prior to Grit, Clinton was a member of the Advisory Team at STANLIB Asset Management in Johannesburg where he was an Investment Manager for the STANLIB Africa Direct Property
Development Fund. This Private Equity Fund invested in greenfield commercial real estate development opportunities across sub-Saharan Africa. Clinton has real estate experience in eight African jurisdictions – Nigeria, Ghana, Cameroon, Uganda, Kenya, Mozambique, South Africa and Mauritius. He has been a been a Director on the Board for portfolio companies and is a member of the International Council of Shopping Centres Sub-Saharan Africa Research Committee. Previously he was a member of the South African Property Owners Association (SAPOA) Sustainability Committee.
Clinton holds a BCom Honours degree in Investment Management from the University of Johannesburg in South Africa.