Thomas Mundy

Director: Strategic Advisory

thomas.mundy@eu.jll.com

    Tom Mundy heads up JLL’s Sub Saharan Africa research and strategy group based out of Johannesburg. Previously, Tom was a director in JLL’s EMEA Capital Markets team in London. Prior to joining JLL Tom served as chief strategist for Russia’s largest private bank and before that was an equity strategist for Renaissance Capital’s number one ranked emerging market strategy team based in Moscow. Before this this Tom was instrumental in the development of a leading emerging market hedge fund and was involved in all areas of the fund’s development including capital raising and fund structuring. He has given policy advice to the central bank and government of Russia and Kazakhstan and is a graduate of Oxford University and University College London.

    Blogs by Thomas

    State Owned Enterprises – unravelling the government’s property challenges

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    As the government grapples with funding shortfalls among the behemoth South African state owned enterprises (SOEs), the Ministry of Finance has been looking to sources away from the collection of tax revenues to shore up some gaping holes in the finances of the likes of Eskom. In last week’s budget the then-finance minister Malusi Gigaba […]

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    Five reasons to be bullish on Nigerian real estate in 2018

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    Nigeria is finally coming out of recession. The currency uncertainty, falling production and double digit inflation that saw the country fall into negative growth and weighed heavily on investor confidence are giving way to a brighter picture. As the economy improves, the picture for real estate, both for occupational and capital markets will start to […]

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    The underpinning of liquidity in CEE real estate

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    As yields across western European markets are now either at or below the record lows seen during the last real estate cycle, investors continue to look for opportunities in markets where higher risk generates higher returns.  More or less, this has meant that capital has actively sought out the higher risk premiums, stronger growth and […]

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