Introducing: I and M Futureneer Advisor Pty

I and M Futureneer Advisor Pty Ltd is a newly established advisory firm consisting of Martin Jansen van Vuuren and Ian Bartes.

I and M Futureneer Advisors Pty Ltd provides a range of advisory services to help build your future. These include, but are not limited to, feasibility studies, economic impact assessments, strategy development, marketing strategies, financial projections, valuations, market research and transactional advice including Public Private Partnerships.

Ian BartesIan holds an MBA from UCT and a postgraduate diploma in Futures Studies from USB. Ian is a Senior Manager: Service Standards at Cape Town International Airport (ACSA) where he has worked for 20 years. Ian has previously held the position of Executive: Finance and IT at Rennies Group T/A Saftainer. Ian is a creative strategic thinker and analytical problem solver, with a proven track record of building networks, relationships and people. He has experience of working at the top levels of provincial and local government, and business, and engaging senior officials and experts in projects and initiatives.

Ian’s specialities include Provincial and Local Government Liaison, tourism, business development, financial management, customer satisfaction surveys, systems design, coaching and mentoring. Ian is a past board member and Chairman of Cape Town Tourism and a current board member of Wesgro.

GT_34Martin Jansen van Vuuren holds an M.Com (Economics) degree and has spent 20 years with Grant Thornton’s Tourism, Hospitality and Leisure Advisory before establishing I and M Futureneer Advisors. Martin was appointed as a Director at Grant Thornton in 2008 and an equity partner in 2015.

Martin is the author of the “Managing the economic impacts of tourism” chapter in the second edition of Managing Tourism in South Africa, edited by Richard George. The book is used by post graduate students in Tourism at the University of Cape Town and Nelson Mandela Bay University.

Martin’s specialties include advisory in the tourism, hospitality, leisure and property industries including feasibility studies, economic impact studies, financial evaluations, business valuations, market research and strategic management consulting including transaction advice.

Martin has gained significant experience in the tourism, hospitality and leisure industry through feasibility studies for various accommodation, venues and attractions, as well as, interacting with the tourism trade through his position on the national board of SATSA.

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