Executive director - CFO
Rabia joined Hystead on 1 February 2018 as CFO. Rabia has 12 years' experience in the commercial real estate market in the CEE region. Prior to joining Hystead Rabia worked for 10 years at Plaza Centres N.V. subsidiaries in Romania, Serbia, Czech Republic and Bulgaria in various capacities as Financial Director, CFO and Country Manager.
Yvette van der Merwe
Yvette holds a BA Communication degree and has been involved in various aspects of the property market for over 23 years, moving from marketing of various shopping centres into asset management of commercial and retail properties in 2007. She was the National Portfolio Executive for Attfund Retail for 4 years and then became Hyprop's Regional Executive when the former company was acquired in 2011. Yvette was appointed COO of Hystead Limited in 2017 when she relocated to Europe.