Cathal serves as executive director of IHS. He is responsible for portfolio management and is chairman of the investment and asset management committees, which approves and manages all IHS investments, including the R1.9bn South African Workforce Housing Fund. Cathal brings extensive experience in residential property investment, spanning portfolio management, deal structuring and negotiation, financial engineering and the management of major renovation projects. In various positions in the past 15 years, he has set up and managed private investment funds, served as a Regional Vice President of property management specialising in the turn-around of troubled properties, and represented investors ’ interests in a variety of market-rate and subsidised properties.
Cathal was appointed as a director of the company on 10 August 2016.