Marius’ career in the property industry has spanned more than 25 years. Marius is a qualified Quantity Surveyor and holds an MBA degree. He is a Fellow of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors and has served in a diverse range of roles and sectors across the property industry.
Marius practised as a Quantity Surveyor before moving to Old Mutual Properties where he was employed, first as a Property Researcher and then as an Investment Analyst. He subsequently joined Standard Bank and worked in their property finance division. He also spent a number of years developing regional shopping centres and office precincts whilst at Mines Pension Fund and Kagiso Intaprop. Marius then joined the Resilient group and operated in a variety of positions including Executive Director of Pangbourne Properties and Managing Director of iFour Properties Limited. Marius was headhunted by Pareto Limited to fill the role of Chief Executive Officer where he served for 6,5 years. After leaving Pareto, Marius founded Venator Capital which is a real estate advisory and consultancy practice where he served as the Chief Executive Officer.
Marius was appointed the Chief Executive Officer effective 1 December 2018.