Senior executive team
Justin is both a Chartered Surveyor and a Chartered Builder with broad experience in property investment. A former Chief Executive Officer for Mashonaland Holdings Limited and Dawn Properties Limited, he started his career at Knight Frank Zimbabwe before moving to CB Richard Ellis where he rose to become Partner. Justin has considerable overseas work experience having spent a number of years in Australia working for large organizations including Shell Australia Limited and Brookfield Multiplex Limited. A seasoned professional, Justin holds various qualifications including an MBA in Construction and Real Estate from the University of Reading, a post-graduate Diploma in Surveying from the College of Estate Management, a post-graduate Diploma in Project Management from the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors and a Bachelor of Arts from the University of Zimbabwe. He also holds memberships of the Australian Property Institute, the Zimbabwe Valuers’ Council and the Real Estate Institute of Zimbabwe.
In the recent past he has been Managing Director for Dawn Property Consultancy, a subsidiary of Dawn Properties Limited.
Formai is a Chartered Accountant (Zimbabwe) with more than ten years of experience. He holds Bachelor of Accounting Sciences, Postgraduate Diplomas in Accounting Sciences and Applied Accounting Sciences from the University of South Africa (UNISA) and Certificate in Theory of Accounting (CTA).
He is a highly experienced audit and accounting professional with valuable experience in insurance, manufacturing and property development industries. Prior to joining Dawn Properties Limited, Formai held senior positions in the insurance, FMCG and Property development industries including Financial Controller, Finance Executive and Head of Internal Audit roles for leading companies which include Cell Holdings (Private) Limited, Lobels Holdings (Private) Limited and Fidelity Life Assurance of Zimbabwe.