They embody the qualities we instil in the spaces we make: they are professional, dynamic, transformational, efficient and empathetic.

We appoint and promote people that have the skills, experience and technical qualifications to create workspaces we can be proud of.

Mentoring young talent in the Trend Way is a key to our group's success. Our management structure is agile, flat and open. Managers and foremen of the highest calibre lead our on-site teams.

Trend Group's culture shines in the way we interact with our clients, consultants, subcontractors, suppliers and colleagues.

Our team members are can-do people: confident, competent, qualified professionals who are bolstered and supported by Trend Group's rock solid reputation and integrity.

Our Directors

Trend Group - Meet Our Project Team - GAVIN DICKINSON

Business Development Director

Gavin is driven by his passion for creative developments and individual achievement. After completing diplomas in marketing, business management and property valuation, he worked for a number of commercial and retail developers before venturing into property development.

Gavin has over 20 years experience in the Property Development and Construction Industry, both developing for himself and consulting to leading blue chip clients and listed property funds.

Trend Group - Meet Our Project Team - DEREK WEIMER

Business Development Director

Derek has a broad knowledge of the construction industry integrated with a project management background. He has years of expertise focussing primarily in the commercial sector. Derek has been involved in large scale projects ranging from the fit out of Zimbali hotel, Kwa Zulu Natal and Radisson Blu, Mozambique through to commercial banks such as Deutsche Bank, JHB.

Process driven and overseeing all projects ensures his expertise are transferred into all projects undertaken by Trend.

Trend Group - Meet Our Project Team - MEYER ERLANK

Project Director

As a B.Sc. Building graduate from the University of Pretoria in 1995, Meyer has developed expertise in development management and project implementation. With more than 20 years experience in the industry, he has seen it all and done most of it.

Passionate about construction he encourages exceptional performance from his teams. Meyer leads the development management and project implementation process at Trend.

Trend Group - Meet Our Project Team - MOHAMED OKASHA

Project Director

Qualified with a Bachelor of Engineering, Mohammed has vast experience in project management within the construction industry. Focusing primarily on commercial and hotels development, Mohammed has been involved in multi-million construction projects such as Intercontinental Hotel (Egypt), Hyatt Regency Hotel (South Africa) as well as projects within the commercial sector as Bloomberg head office (JHB) and Google head office (JHB).

With his international construction capability, proficient in the technical complexities and engineering regulations gave him full insight into all aspects of the Turnkey Projects. He has experienced background in FIDIC, JBCC, GCC contract forms.


22 Holt Street, Parkmore,
Sandton, Johannesburg


Menlyn Central, 125 Dallas Ave,
7th Floor, Pretoria


8th Floor, The Terraces,
34 Bree Street, Cape Town