Van der Sluys Projects was established in 1999 when Alex van der Sluys resigned as director from their family business, J van der Sluys (PTY) Ltd. His Brother Hans joined him shortly afterwards. Van der Sluys Projects have since been successfully developing and managing properties in the Boland region.
Recently Alex and Hans have been joined by Tania, Yuan and Gideon to further strengthen the business. Yuan and Gideon specialise in medium scale Construction projects whilst the rest of the company specialise in Project Management, Property Management, Property Development and Sectional Title Management.
Alex van der Sluys
Qualified with a National Diploma from the Cape Technikon in Construction Supervision in 1975. Joined J van der Sluys (PTY) Ltd in 1973 and worked as Estimator and later took on all the office management. He resigned from the family business in 2000 and founded Van der Sluys Projects. He primarily manages the office together with taking on the role of Project Manager and Property Developer.
Hans van der Sluys
Joined J van der Sluys (PTY) Ltd in 1964, he was a Director and Chairman of the board of Directors for the duration of his time with the company. He was a valuable member of CIOB taking the role of chairman on numerous occasions.
He took the position of Project Manager and resigned in 2003. He since works with Van der Sluys Projects overseeing all developments and existing projects form a quality and operational point of view.
Qualified at the University of Cape Town in 2000 with a BSc QS (Hons) degree, left South Africa to pursue a career in the UK as professional QS. Worked as a Quantity Surveyor for the International company Cyril Sweett after returning back to South Africa in March 2011 to join the family business. She now works as a managing agent on the property side of the business and also undertakes Project Management and QS roles.
Yuan van der Sluys
Qualified at Cape Technikon with a Btech (QS) degree in 2002, worked as site manager for 2 years and as Quantity Surveyor for 6 years before joining the family business in 2011. He now works as a Quantity Surveyor / Project Manager on the construction side of the family business.
Started his career as a Site Agent in South Africa after which he left South Africa to work for International Construction Company Taylor Wimpey, worked as a Project Manager for them for 8 years whilst gaining a NVQ level 5 in Construction Management. He returned to South Africa in March 2011 to join Van der Sluys Projects. He now works as a Contracts Manager for all new Construction projects taken on.