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At Atterbury we create business environments optimised for the benefit of tenants and investors. Our experienced leasing team manages a variety of important relationships with leading retailers, many lessees and top broking companies.


Atterbury Fast Facts

  • Atterbury was established in 1994
  • Atterbury Trust was formed in 1998 to support previously disadvantaged communities, support art and culture and community projects
  • In 2002 Attfund was formed, which was sold to Hyprop in 2011
  • In 2005 Attacq was formed
  • In 2007 Atterbury Property Foundation NPC was formed
  • In 2008 Atterbury acquired 1.75 million m² of commercial development rights at Waterfall, Midrand, from the Islamic Institute
  • AttAfrica was formed in 2012 – a fund which develops and owns various shopping centres across Africa
  • Attacq Limited was listed on the main board of the JSE in October 2013 and now operates totally independent from Atterbury
  • Atterbury Europe was launched from Austria in 2014, now headquartered in Leiden in the Netherlands
  • A record number of eight shopping centres were completed in 2014 alone, with a total of 20 opened to date
  • More than 2 million m² of commercial, retail and residential properties have been developed by Atterbury to date
  • Formation of Atterbury Property Fund in 2015
  • Atterbury Asset Management (AAM) currently manages around
    1 400 000m² GLA in South Africa, Mauritius, Ghana, Namibia and Europe
  • RMH acquires shareholding in Atterbury Property Holdings in 2016
  • Atterbury Stellenbosch office opened in 2016
  • Formation of DiverCity in 2017
  • B-BBEE deal concluded in 2018
  • Formation of Atterbury Property Investments in 2018 (previously Atterbury Property Fund)

We believe in mutually beneficial partnerships. Associating with the best employees, partners and suppliers ensures everyone benefits together.
We believe in a whole that’s bigger than its constituent individual parts.

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2019 SACSC Footprint awards – Mall of Africa wins spectrum award, 2 Gold, 3 Silver and 2 Bronze footprint marketing awards at the 23rd SACSC congress

2018 SACSC Footprint awards – Gold Footprint Community relations for Mall of Africa hosts Africa’s Art Collective

2018 SACSC Footprint awards – Gold Footprint for Dunes Mall Grand opening

2018 SACSC Footprint awards – Silver Footprint Sales Promotions and events for Mall of Africa hosts Africa’s Art Collective

2018 SACSC Footprint awards – Silver Footprint Category Integration for Mall of Africa hosts National Arts and Decorative Antique Faire

2018 SACSC Footprint awards – Bronze Footprint for The Grove Mall of Namibia Sparkling Good Shopping


2018 Mall of Africa named Coolest Mall in Sunday Times Generation Next Youth Survey

2018 Best office development in the Romanian Outsourcing Industry award for the UBC buildings in the Openville Timişoara Project for the Iulius Group and Atterbury Europe

2018 SAPOA Innovation Excellence awards – Corporate head office PwC building

2017 Property Investments (API) Award. Kumasi City Mall wins the Best Retail Development Award

2017 SAPOA Awards Mall of Africa wins Retail Excellence Award and Amrod wins Best Industrial Development

Mall of Africa – Honoree in the 2017 ICSC VIVA (Vision-Innovation-Value-Achievement) Design/Development Awards

2016 Annual Retail Design and Development Awards (RDDA) Spectrum award – Mall of Africa at Waterfall

2016 Annual Retail Design and Development Awards (RDDA) new regional and super-regional shopping centres above 20,000sqm in size – Mall of Africa at Waterfall

2016 Annual Retail Design and Development Awards (RDDA)Top shopping centre developed outside South Africa – Achimota Retail Centre in Accra, Ghana

2016 Annual Retail Design and Development Awards (RDDA) Golden Footprint award for Sales, Promotions and Events Westwood Mall in Durban

2015 Annual Retail Design and Development Awards (RDDA) Spectrum award – Waterfall Corner at Waterfall

2015 Annual Retail Design and Development Awards (RDDA) new regional and super-regional shopping centres under 20,000sqm in size – Waterfall Corner at Waterfall

SAPOA 2016 Hilti HQ wins Industrial Development category

Deloitte Best Company to Work for Survey Gold Achiever Award 2015

The Capital City Business Chamber named Louis van der Watt, CEO and co-founder of Atterbury, Business Leader of the Year 2015

SAPOA 2015 Newtown Junction – Overall winner and also winner of Mixed-Use Development and Overall Transformation categories

SAPOA 2015 West Hills Mall wins International Development category

SAPOA 2015 Westcon wins Industrial Development category with Covidien shortlisted

PMR Diamond Awards for Best Developer (2003 – 2015)

Largest Property Developer, as voted by Financial Mail (2006 – 2009)

The Investment Property Databank (IPD) asset management award for best commercial and overall performer for four years (2008 – 2011)

Construction World: Best project ten-year award for Bagatelle Mall of Mauritius (2011)

Christo Wiese Medal for outstanding entrepreneurship from the South African Academy for Science and Arts (2009)

SAPOA Best Social Development Project (2007)