Head of Development & Asset Management, Egypt

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Real Estate

Linum Consult’s client is urgently seeking a Head of Development & Asset Management to be responsible for overseeing a large portfolio of managed assets in Egypt. This role will be based in Cairo, Egypt.


  • Managing assets based on the Management Strategy
  • Maximising the value of the company’s portfolio of managed assets
  • Leading and influencing by establishing commercially viable options, securing multiple stakeholder buy-in, preparing board papers, and managing the complete development process for a portfolio of mixed-use projects
  • Overseeing all development activities for the respective projects in the country
  • Reviewing the appropriate markets within which to develop, the acquisition of sites (and site entitlements), and structuring
  • Overseeing and managing the development strategy and processes
  • Guiding and assisting the relevant project managers
  • Setting the strategic framework for the Project Managers to construct and complete tactical tasks and translating the company’s strategic development vision into reality.


  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering, Business, or Economics, ideally with an MBA or master’s qualification in a related subject
  • 10-12 years’ experience in real estate working for large mixed-use developers in an asset/facility management role
  • Excellent analytical capabilities, with a strong understanding of end-to-end due diligence and feasibility study processes
  • Previous experience of taking over new development projects across different sectors (i.e., mixed use developments, residential, retail, hospitality, leisure, offices, etc.)
  • Excellent understanding of Asset/Facilities Management, feasibility studies, master development design, and marketing
  • Full knowledge of local laws, regulations, and economics
  • Previous background of working in multicultural environments
  • Currently based and eligible to work in Egypt.


If you fulfill the minimum requirements stipulated by our client and are confidentially interested in applying, then please drop Linum Consult a line with a copy of your CV and contact details to for the attention of Francis Ryan.

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