Alexandre Duffar

Corporate Services Director, Property Services

Alex is Sunbird's head of Property Services. He is responsible for driving the expansion of the service line into new sites and within our territories, as well improving efficiency, performance and integration of our local operating companies.

Born and brought up in Kenya and Tanzania, Alex has worked across Africa for the past 7 years and brings in depth cultural, property strategy and business knowledge to the team. In his most recent position of Managing Director at Regus East Africa, he managed 20 centres and set up them up across the region with a self conceived team whilst overseeing the growth of the wider East Africa footprint from its inception, through to deployment and operation.

Alex was also Jones Lang Lasalle's (JLL) Managing Director for North and West Africa. He set up the first office in Africa based in Casablanca which serviced countries such as Algeria, Tunisia, Morocco, Senegal and Nigeria alongside the set up of Tetris. It was amongst the first organically grown offices in the EMEA region which today is has become one of three hubs for the Africa region for JLL.

 

"The pace of growth in East Africa and Sunbird's focused passion is heavily rooted in my business DNA".