Why MDA?

Experience proves that strong leadership is about facilitation

From our Chairman and partners to our people on site, MDA encourages collaborative solutions-driven teamwork. We respect and encourage input from everyone involved.

Professionally Qualified and Registered Team

Bev Mitchell - Chairman and Founder
B.Sc (Civil) Eng, Pr. Eng, PrCPM, MSAICE, MACPM, MICE, MIStructE
Jedd Grimbeek - Managing Director
B.Sc (Building Management), PrCPM, MACPM
Bev Mitchell More than 50 years of built environment project experience. Established and led the Cape Town office of a national construction management and design practice for 15 years (1964 - 1979). Established, led and continues to lead MDA project management (1979 - present). The firm is recognised as one of the best project management practitioners in the Western Cape. Jedd Grimbeek Professionally qualified project manager with more than 20 years of local and international experience on building and infrastructure projects. Specialised management ability includes Client liaison, project initiation, concept planning, statutory approvals, programming, cost control, design development, with a strong focus on overall integration of the project team and other stakeholders.
Peter Wortmann - Director
B.Sc (Construction Management), PrCPM, MACPM
Sechaba Maruping - Director
Btech:QS , NDip Building, CCPM, GKIHS
Peter Wortmann Professionally qualified project manager. Experienced in the local building and infrastructure sector including retail, commercial, industrial, mixed-use, and civil infrastructure projects. Proficient in all stages of development processes from initiation to close out. Assists with developer management functions and drives pre-development activities. Sechaba Maruping Experienced project manager and certified Microsoft Projects planner, with extensive built environment capabilities on construction project management, cost planning, project planning and implementation projects. Core strengths include Project Inception + Planning, Feasibility Studies + Project Budgets, Stakeholder Relations, Financial Management, Design Development, Professional Team Management and On-site Contract Management.
Michael Elston - Associate
BSc.Eng (Civil), BSoc.Sci. (PPE), PMP, Pr.Eng.
Michael Elston Experienced Project Manager of complex civil engineering projects from concept stage through to implementation - delivering for major client bodies from national, provincial and municipal spheres of government. Projects have included the implementation of an Integrated Public Transport Network in George, N7 freeway upgrades from Cape Town to Malmesbury, and the Cape Town Stadium development.

Professional Project Management Since 1979